Cleveland Indians coach: Carlos Santana 'more prepared to be at third base now' for Phillies

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Cleveland Indians coach: Carlos Santana 'more prepared to be at third base now' for Phillies
Cleveland Indians coach: Carlos Santana 'more prepared to be at third base now' for Phillies

It was 2013, and the Cleveland Indians had just lost the American League wild-card game. Santana was still one of their top hitters, but after four seasons behind the plate, he had been supplanted by Yan Gomes as their best defensive catcher. The Indians considered Santana at first base or designated hitter, but those roles were occupied, at least partially, by Nick Swisher and Jason Giambi.

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