It was a trying season for the Boston Red Sox in 2011. They started off slow in April, played awesome from May-August, and completely collapsed in September, blowing the wild card on the final day of the season after a late-game rally at the hands of the Baltimore Orioles. The Red Sox did a lot of retooling in the offseason, and now look to enter the 2012 season with a more solid foundation to their team, and hopefully a playoff appearance.
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Depth Chart (as of 3/12)C: Jarrod Saltalamacchia1B: Adrian Gonzalez2B: Dustin Pedroia SS: Mike Aviles3B: Kevin YoukilisLF: Carl CrawfordCF: Jacoby EllsburyRF: Cody RossDH: David OrtizSP: Josh BeckettSP: Jon LesterSP: Clay BuchholzSP: Daniel BardSP: Andrew MillerCL: Andrew Bailey
New FacesBoston did a lot of retooling this offseason, but none of the acquisitions were really of the big name variety, save for the acquisition of closer Andrew Bailey to rep...