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|Vizquel Mulls Retirement After Season
|CLEVELAND (AP) -- Chicago White Sox shortstop Omar Vizquel, an 11-time Gold Glove winner, says he will probably retire following this season.
The 43-year-old is in his 22nd major league season. His Gold Glove total is the second-most by a shortstop behind only Ozzie Smith, who has 13.
Vizquel didn't commit to a final decision after Chicago's 7-3 loss to the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.
He moved into a tie with Luis Aparacio, his boyhood idol and fellow Venezuelan, for the second-most career hits by a shortstop with 2,674 on Monday night.
Vizquel played for the Indians from 1994-2004 and was a mainstay on the teams that won six AL Central titles.
Vizquel signed with the White Sox in November but has played in only 14 games and is hitting .200.
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