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Nady, others meant for more

Nady, others meant for more

Xavier Nady has a lot going on these days. He is priming himself for the 2005 season and that includes a hefty offseason. <br><br>Then there is Steve Finley -- not a Padre but he could be lining himself up for a place at Petco.

Xavier Nady is playing some defense in the Arizona Instructional League -- at third base. He played the position in college but was shifted away after arm problems and surgery. Nady might be starting in right next year if the Padres are able to trade Klesko or Nevin. But if that fails, the Padres would like to turn him into a "super utility" player. "The most positions he can play the better... Recommended Stories

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