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Sacramento Notes: Position & Rotation Shifts

Sogard is learning a new position on the fly.

The Sacramento River Cats are only two games out of first heading into Wednesday's action. The River Cats' roster has seen some major overhauls over the past few weeks, impacting their infield and starting rotation in particular. In this edition of our Sacramento Notebook, we look at a position move for Eric Sogard, as well as the impact of Travis Banwart and Bobby Cramer on the rotation.

Sogard's Glove To Be Tested At Short When the Oakland A's made a trade with the San Diego Padres in January to acquire third-baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff, they also picked up a minor league infielder named Eric Sogard. Sogard came to the A's with a much lower profile than the major league veteran Kouzmanoff, but that profile has been on the rise thanks to a solid 2010 campaign with Triple-A...

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