Daily Red Sox Links: Will Middlebrooks, Francisco Cordero, Jackie Bradley

Leon Halip

Today's links look at who fills the final spot in the bullpen, where the Red Sox will be on April 1st, and an unheralded minor-league pitcher making a name for himself.

Will Middlebrooks is feeling good about rebounding in 2014. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

This spring, Francisco Cordero has proven that he is worth a longer look in the regular season, but do the Red Sox have room for him? (Troy Patterson; Yawkey Way Academy)

Yesterday we saw Grady Sizemore take yet another step forward in his road back to the majors. (Peter Abraham; Boston.com)

The Red Sox have a field trip scheduled for April 1st. (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)

Cody Kukuk isn't a headliner of Boston's farm system, but he's turned a few heads this spring. (Matt Huegel; Sox Prospects)

Jackie Bradley is nearing the end of a real competition for center field, and admits he's not where he wants to be at the plate right now. (Alex Speier; WEEI.com)

Koji Uehara was otherworldly last season, but history suggests he shouldn't fall off too far from that level. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Baseball Prospectus previews the AL East. (Andrew Koo and Zachary Levine; Baseball Prospectus) ($$$)

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