Today's jam-packed edition includes stories on Will Middlebrooks' mindset heading into this season, Jacoby Ellsbury avoiding contract talks, and a quartet of former members of the Red Sox talking about, well, the Red Sox.
Wishes of winning the World Series are always on the minds of each professional baseball player. That's no different for Stephen Drew, who also discussed his ankle injury. (Joe McDonald; ESPNBoston.com)
Four former Red Sox players talked about their former club yesterday, all in different context.
- Adrian Gonzalez on why the Red Sox didn't win. (Jorge Ortiz; USA Today)
- Carl Crawford on the environment in Boston. (Dylan Hernandez; LA Times)
- Daisuke Matsuzaka on why he decided to sign with Cleveland. (Craig Calcaterra; Hardball Talk)
- Kevin Youkilis on his loyalty to Boston. (Mark Feinsand; NY Daily News)