Originally Posted by 757690
First of all, no one platoons at 55 because a team needs a steady double play combo. Name one playoff team that platooned at SS in the last 20 years.
Didn't the Reds platoon Bill Doran and Mariano Duncan in 1990?
The reason you don't see middle infield platoons has more to do with the fact that there's not a lot of left-handed middle infielders out there than any double play combo reason.