Daily Red Sox Links: Daniel Nava, John Lackey, Felix Doubront

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Today's links look at Brandon Workman's spot on this team going forward, Dustin Pedroia's confidence, and the power outage of 2014.

While Daniel Nava has endured some serious struggles this year, he thinks he's found a mechanical issue that could get him back towards his 2013 numbers. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

John Lackey potentially has a $500,000 season coming up, and Chris Villani says it makes for a perfect time to lock him up for a few years. (Chris Villani; Boston Herald)

The bottom of Boston's rotation has struggled this year, and Brandon Workman has earned a chance to see if he can right the ship for that part of the team. (Jared Carrabis; Sox Space)

Speaking of which, while Felix Doubront seems to be nearing his return, there isn't a guaranteed roster spot waiting for him. (Jason Mastrodonato; Masslive.com)

Dustin Pedroia is still confident that this team is going to make a run. (Rob Bradford; WEEI.com)

What is going on with the Red Sox's complete lack of power this year? (Alex Skillin; Fire Brand of the AL)

Alex Hassan had a short taste of big-league baseball, and he's taking the lessons he learned from that experience back to Pawtucket with him. (Craig Forde; Boston.com)

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