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Callaspo trying to overcome recent spate of errors

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ANAHEIM -- More than anything, Alberto Callaspo is known for his solid defense at the hot corner -- which is why it's so obvious that the switch-hitting third baseman hasn't been right lately.

Callaspo bobbled a slow roller by David DeJesus to lead off the third inning on Tuesday, marking the fourth error he's committed over the last three games -- the previous three of which were errant throws. Over his previous 37 contests, he committed only one error (a dropped fly ball on April 10).

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ANAHEIM -- More than anything, Alberto Callaspo is known for his solid defense at the hot corner -- which is why it's so obvious that the switch-hitting third baseman hasn't been right lately.

Callaspo bobbled a slow roller by David DeJesus to lead off the third inning on Tuesday, marking the fourth error he's committed over the last three games -- the previous three of which were errant throws. Over his previous 37 contests, he committed only one error (a dropped fly ball on April 10).

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"I feel fine," Callaspo said in Spanish. "That stuff happens. Tomorrow is another day. I just have to keep moving forward."

Alden Gonzalez is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Gonzo and "The Show", and follow him on Twitter @Alden_Gonzalez. William Boor is an associate reporter for MLB.com.

 

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