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Brewers' second baseman Rickie Weeks says he won't move to centerfield

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Brewers' second baseman Rickie Weeks says he won't move to centerfield
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Milwaukee Brewers' second baseman Rickie Weeks says there's no way he'll move to centerfield.

Fans have talked about it, with the idea of keeping Felipe Lopez at second next year.

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General manager Doug Melvin said he spoke to Weeks and his agent about the possibility but the G-M said he never asked Weeks to consider it.

And Weeks says he would never consider the outfield.

Weeks has worked extra hard to become a good defender in the infield, and he doesn't want it go to waste.

His season ended after just 37 games this year, when he tore a sheath in his right wrist.

Weeks was batting .272 with a .340 on-base percentage, nine home runs, and 24 RBI's.

The Brewers were off Monday, and will start the final week of the season tonight at Colorado.

Left-hander Chris Narveson will face Rockies' right-hander Jason Marquis.

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