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Called up on Tuesday as part of a significant overhaul of the Nationals’ roster, rookie Anthony Rendon is expected to play primarily at second base while up with the big-league club. He played some at the position in the team’s minor-league system and knows it could be his ticket to staying in the majors for good.
“I think I'll be all right,” he said. “Obviously the more reps you get at a position, the more comfortable you're going get. I think it just takes time to where I actually get it down to be my best.”
Rendon said second base was actually the first position he remembers manning as a young baseball player, at 5 or 6 years old.
“I feel comfortable there,” he said. “I grew up playing second base. That was actually my first position growing up, because I was
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