Found June 13, 2013 on NESN.com:
Jacoby Ellsbury’s season has essentially been a microcosm of his career. He’s been up. He’s been down. He’s been injured. He’s been criticized. He’s been defended. And he’s been arguably the most difficult player on the Red Sox to gauge. Sounds familiar, right? This season is a big one for Ellsbury because of his impending free agency. The hope was that Ellsbury could shed some light on what exactly his ceiling is going forward, yet more than two months into the season, we’re left with more questions than answers. The 2013 rollercoaster ride has been every bit as unpredictable as the career-long journey. One thing that can be said with a great deal of certainty, however, is that Ellsbury will always be one of those players who drives you nuts. That’s because when the going is good, it’s really good. And when the going is bad, it’s hard to refrain from pulling your hair out. We’re only two weeks removed from Ellsbury’s groin injury, which forced him to miss an entire series in the Bro
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