Quote Originally Posted by pebloemer View Post
I think there is no doubt this move has an eye to the future. Groshans has been linked as a probable 3B even though they've had him at SS in the minors. Martin has moved around but played 3B a lot at Vanderbilt. Orelvis Martinez who is younger and their best IFA prospect is also pegged as 3B. That is 2 of their top 3 prospects and 3 of their Top 10.

There are better defensive 3B all through the minors in the Jays system and Shaw is better defensively in the present. Keep Vladdy healthy and let him hit.
Agreed. The fact that the move is being done right now makes me believe that 3B belongs to Groshans. I'm fine with Shaw being the placeholder.