Who can play where for the Braves

Bill Shanks lists all the players and where they can play if needed in 2011.

CATCHER
Brian McCann
David Ross
Wilkin Castillo
J.C. Boscan


FIRST BASE Freddie Freeman
Eric Hinske
Martin Prado
Joe Mather
Ed Lucas
Barbaro Canizares
Shawn Bowman
Dan Nelson


SECOND BASE
Dan Uggla
Martin Prado
Brooks Conrad
Brandon Hicks
Ed Lucas
Diory Hernandez
Matt Young
Dan Nelson


SHORTSTOP
Alex Gonzalez
Martin Prado
Brandon Hicks
Diory Hernandez
Joe Mather - Minors only
Ed Lucas
Dan Nelson
Chipper Jones


THIRD BASE
Chipper Jones
Martin Prado
Eric Hinske
Diory Hernandez
Brandon Hicks
Brooks Conrad
Joe Mather
Ed Lucas
Shawn Bowman - his main position - in AA last year
Dan Nelson
Freddie Freeman - played 5 games there in the GCL in 2007


LEFT FIELD
Martin Prado
Eric Hinske
Nate McLouth
Joe Mather
Jordan Schafer
Brooks Conrad - Minors only
Ed Lucas
Barbaro Canizares
Brent Clevlen
Matt Young
Chipper Jones
Dan Nelson


CENTER FIELD
Nate McLouth
Jordan Schafer
Joe Mather
Ed Lucas
Matt Young
Jose Constanza
Brent Clevlen
Dan Nelson


RIGHT FIELD
Jason Heyward
Eric Hinske
Nate McLouth
Joe Mather
Jordan Schafer
Martin Prado
Matt Young
Ed Lucas
Jose Constanza
Dan Nelson
Brent Clevlen
Brooks Conrad - Minors only
Chipper Jones


Bill Shanks hosts The Bill Shanks Show on WPLA Fox Sports 1670 in Macon, GA and The Atlanta Baseball Talk Show. Shanks writes columns for The Macon Telegraph. Email Bill at thebillshanksshow@yahoo.com and follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/billshanks.


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