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The Boston Red Sox know that they are retooling – not rebuilding – for the future. They traded Kevin Youkilis, Adrian Gonzalez, Josh Beckett and Carl Crawford during the 2012 MLB season, and they may still be looking to shed some payroll and ship out  a few more good men this offseason. They should start with Jacoby Ellsbury. Trading Ellsbury makes sense for the Red Sox for a number of reasons. Regardless of how the team perceives him as a key player in the offense, the Red Sox must trade Ellsbury before the 2013 MLB Trade Deadline, and they may as well at least look into some trade partners after this season. When he is healthy, he is a catalyst for the Red Sox offense. The problem is, he is rarely healthy throughout the season as of late for Boston. It always seems to be one injury after another, and each one seems to keep him sidelined for a good portion of the regular season. If he is beginning to break down already, then things will only continue to worsen. Next, E...
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