Today's links look at the role players like Dustin Pedroia need to play to turn around the team, what Xander Bogaerts' is quietly doing to help facilitate that and whether or not Stephen Drew may be an option for the future.
The Red Sox younger players need vets like Dustin Pedroia to step up. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald)
Even if Xander Bogaerts' is quietly doing his part. (Jen McCaffrey; Masslive.com)
Because players like Shane Victorino have not. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)
Which means it may be time to bring in Stephen Drew to help bolster a struggling offense. (Adam Kaufman, Boston.com)
It's a decision the team may have to make soon: "Stay course or patch holes". (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)
Though, it's not like they shouldn't have seen this coming. (Nick Cafardo; Boston Globe)
For now, just check out Sox Prospects weekly notes column, and try to relax. (Sox Prospects)