Super-sub Denny Hocking's ability to play well in the infield or outfield is the main reason the Twins have been able to carry a 12-man pitching staff.
The thick infield grass at Wrigley Field has helped the Cubs in recent years because their infielders haven't had much range and their hitters thrived on the long ball.
The remainder of the course coils through the 130 acre infield putting a premium on handling and braking.
Pauleta cuts infield and tries his luck from 30 yards.
The infield at The Ballpark was playing fast and Lowe was likely to produce a ground ball.
The lineup, laden with veterans, has proven hitters with good defense in center field and at the infield corners.
In his first at-bat, the touted slugger reached on an infield hit.
And newcomers Dmitri Young and Craig Paquette, who can play the infield and outfield corners, will provide much-needed hitting.
The home side kept up the pressure and following a Brian Kenny throw-in Padraig Murphy took possession and as he moved infield he sent a pile driver to the net in the 65th minute.
If we can just do that we will snowball; the boys will get confident if we can play shots over the infield without losing our wickets, it's all to do with keeping our heads.