Originally written on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Spring Training is only days away, and the Red Sox are out to prove themselves. After the collapse in 2011 and 2012's train wreck of a season, this squad is rejuvenated and out to take the league by surprise. New skipper John Farrell is taking this personal, as he was the Sox pitching coach in 2007-2010. Also, the Sox payroll this season will include a solid amount of new players. Here's what Farrell had to say about that: "I'm excited about our balance," said Farrell. "We have professional, successful individuals with proven track records. We have guys who have come from winning playoff teams and World Series teams, and to bring those ingredients in here this year, we're just looking forward to bringing everyone together in Spring Training."We have a challenge ahead of us. With nine new players to add to a 25-man roster, that's a lot to integrate, and to understand that we're coming together and sacrificing for one another towards a tea...
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