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THEY SAID IT
June 06, 1966
?Chico Salmon, taking over at shortstop for the Cleveland Indians after injuries shelved Larry Brown, Dick Howser and Tony Martinez, asked his most difficult position: "Sitting. I want to play. My best position? I don't know. Never played anyplace long enough to find out. I'm always utility, utility, utility. Where is that, man?"
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June 06, 1966

They Said It

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? Chico Salmon, taking over at shortstop for the Cleveland Indians after injuries shelved Larry Brown, Dick Howser and Tony Martinez, asked his most difficult position: "Sitting. I want to play. My best position? I don't know. Never played anyplace long enough to find out. I'm always utility, utility, utility. Where is that, man?"

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