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ON BASEBALL

Why have Red Sox had revolving door at shortstop?

FORT MYERS, Fla. — It is hard to figure why the position of shortstop has been such a revolving door for the Red Sox.

Since July 31, 2004, when Nomar Garciaparra was traded to the Cubs in a four-team deal, the Sox have had 24 different players start at least one game at short.

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