The athletic Heyward will also be asked if a full- or part-time move to center filed would be acceptable to him. Heyward moved over to center against the Cubs in the NLDS in October. The Cubs sent out questionnaires to their scouts at the end of the season on many different subjects, and one of the queries asked of those individuals was whether Heyward could play center field in their determination
I'm #notascout but the answer should be yes. Guy is the best defensive OFer this decade, and still one of the handful best defensive OFers in the league. He is also better and 3+ years younger than the guy the Cubs just had out there, a consistently below average CF.