There have been so many great shortstops in MLB history. Many of them have been career-long shortstops. Players like Omar Vizquel and Ozzie Smith are mainstays up the middle.

Third, he must be considered successful before the move. Not necessarily the best player, but at the very least a solid one. Finally, and this applies more to the final five on this list, the shortstops on this list must have had some level of legitimate success after their respective moves.

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