Found March 18, 2013 on NESN.com:
Two more weeks. As you St. Patrick’s Day party animals shake off the hangover, just keep that little factoid in mind. Two weeks from Monday, the Red Sox will battle the Yankees in a baseball game that actually counts in the standings. Sure, spring training is all fine and good, but as the exhibition games come and go, it’s hard not to get antsy about the start of the regular season. That’s especially true for this season, when it’s hard to put a finger on what exactly the Red Sox are going to do in the American League East. Nevertheless, spring is still a time to reach into the mailbag. And here’s what was pulled out this week. Why can’t Jonny Gomes DH and Jackie Bradley Jr. start in left field while David Ortiz is on the disabled list? Is keeping Bradley arbitration eligible for another year (seven years from now) really worth it? –Josh Costigan, via Facebook You pose a fantastic question, Josh. And it’s probably the biggest question the Red Sox are facing right now — understandabl...
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