Carlos Quentin may secure No. 3 spot

Updated: May 25, 2011, 5:30 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Unable to find a steady No. 3 hitter this season, Chicago White Sox outfielder Carlos Quentin is the latest to get a chance there, and he could be poised to get a long look in the spot.

Quentin slugged three home runs Tuesday night in a victory over the Texas Rangers while batting third, and he now has 12 on the season with 31 RBI. He has already been named American League player of the week this year after his productive opening weekend of the season at Cleveland.

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