Today's links include stories on Jackie Bradley Jr.'s rise through Boston's farm system, the current state of the team's outfield, and how Ben Cherington spent money this offseason.
Yesterday, the Red Sox filled the hole in the coaching staff created when Gary Tuck suddenly retired last week. (Peter Abraham; Boston.com)
With this being the time of year where teams' farm systems are being judged by the experts, Josh Cookson looks back at how talent was developed in Boston when Theo Epstein was with the organization. (Josh Cookson; Fire Brand of the AL)
Compared to the other major sports, baseball doesn't seem to be well-represented in the endorsement world. Wendy Thurm looks at whether the current wave of youth will change that. (Wendy Thurm; Fangraphs)
The Red Sox certainly made plenty of moves this winter, but did they spend their money wisely? (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)