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Questions in the outfield

The San Diego Padres are banking on productive seasons from their outfielders. The addition of Brian Giles late last year and Jay Payton this offseason give the team plenty of offense. Ryan Klesko will also patrol the spacious confines after playing first base last year. There are unanswered questions as the team sets themselves up to play in their new park and not knowing how Petco will play is just part of it.

No Padre faces more questions going into spring training than Ryan Klesko. Not only is the 31-year-old Klesko coming off shoulder surgery that ended his 2003 season at the end of August, he is moving from first base to the outfield. But which field? Padres manager Bruce Bochy has indicated Klesko might be better suited to play left in the...

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