Daily Red Sox Links: Stephen Drew, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Jackie Bradley

Rob Carr

Today's edition includes stories debunking previous reports on the likelihood of Stephen Drew returning to Boston, a preemptive good bye to Jarrod Saltalamacchia, and the effect qualifying offers have on free agency.

Ben Cherington debunked reports saying Stephen Drew will not be returning to Boston next season when he met with the media on Thursday. (Peter Abraham; Boston.com)

The offer reportedly given to Jarrod Saltalamacchia from the Red Sox signifies the club's willingness to depart with the catcher. (Ron Chimelis; MassLive.com)

MiLB.com is running a series in which they review top prospects who previously played in the Cape Cod League. Jackie Bradley was featured in Thursday's edition. (Josh Jackson; MiLB.com)

Scott Boras talks Drew, Bradley Jacoby Ellsbury, Xander Bogaerts, as featured in the Boston Herald's Red Sox Notebook. (John Tomase; Boston Herald)

This is fairly old, but here's a Q&A with Red Sox Director of Pro Scouting Jared Porter. (Peter Cimini; The Bowdoin Orient)

The perception is qualifying offers have had an impact on the free agent market. It appears it hasn't. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Boston was well represented in yesterday's AL MVP vote -- just not at the top. (Nick O'Malley; MassLive.com)

MLB unanimously approved funding for expanding replays. (AP via ESPN.com)

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