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Kosuke Fukudome Vs. Reed Johnson: The Showdown For Center

Tyler FranzCorrespondent INovember 21, 2016

As Spring Training is well under way, let's take a look at one of the Cubs' key position battles between outfielders Kosuke Fukudome and Reed Johnson.

While it is likely that the two will platoon during the season, one will undoubtedly end up with more playing time than the other.  Others such as Joey Gathright could contribute in center, but the majority of the playing time will go to either Fukudome or Johnson. Which player deserves it?

Let's find out.


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