Today's links look at the Red Sox's depth at shortstop, some players who could surprise people this coming season, and the possible re-emergence of Daniel Bard.
Jose Iglesias has been a fixture in the Red Sox farm system for a few years now, but with the talent in the organization at short stop right now, 2013 might be his last chance to stick in Boston. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)
Every year, there are a few players who surprise everyone with their performance. Scott Lauber goes over a few candidates for the Red Sox in 2013. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald)
Cee Angie discusses the decline of the value held by baseball cards. (Cee Angi; Baseball Nation)
There's a lot of pressure on John Farrell to solve the team's problems, but just how much of an impact can he truly have? (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)