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"We are probably a little more aggressive [defensive] shifting than we have been in the past. I think that's probably because there's more information out there now and, any time you do something on the field as a manager, you don't want to guess. That's why I laugh where somebody says [they went by] their gut. To me, the gut is making a decision knowing the information. That's a heck of a lot better way to make a decision, in my opinion."
-- Indians manager Terry Francona

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View Full Game Coverage "We are probably a little more aggressive [defensive] shifting than we have been in the past. I think that's probably because there's more information out there now and, any time you do something on the field as a manager, you don't want to guess. That's why I laugh where somebody says [they went by] their gut. To me, the gut is making a decision knowing the information. That's a heck of a lot better way to make a decision, in my opinion."
-- Indians manager Terry Francona

Jordan Bastian is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Major League Bastian, and follow him on Twitter @MLBastian. Teddy Cahill is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @tedcahill.

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