Originally written on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 10/23/14
About a week ago, Red Sox SS Stephen Drew took a pitch to the helmet and has yet to return, as he apparently is suffering post-concussion symptoms. Replacing the projected starter is the Sox is Jose Iglesias. Once arguably the Sox most coveted prospect, Iglesias' failure to improve his offensive talent left scouts less than impressed, regardless of his above-average defensive skills. I wrote at the beginning of Spring Training of Iglesias and the awareness of how his bright future was quickly dimming. Well, with a fire lit inside of him, Iglesias has so far made the most of his increased repetitions that have come at the cost of Drew's injury. Manager John Farrell has taken notice: "I just know the way he's swung the bat this spring," said Farrell, "I think he's starting to figure some things out with his set-up at the plate, which has translated into a much more free and much more aggressive approach. More than anything, because he's more uprigh...
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