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Daily Red Sox Links: Junichi Tazawa, Dustin Pedroia, Will Middlebrooks

Today's links bring you stories on topics ranging from the team's forgetful weekend in Texas, the Clay Buchholz "scandal," and a rough day down in Pawtucket.

Rick Yeatts

In yesterday's ninth inning loss to Texas, Junichi Tazawa, Andrew Miller and Koji Uehara were all used for the second straight game, and bullpen usage continues to be a concern for this team. (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

Some fans are beginning to worry about the weekend sweep against the Rangers, but Dustin Pedroia urges that it's not a huge deal. (Peter Abraham; Boston.com)

Daniel Poarch has some fun with the Clay Buchholz scandal. (Daniel Poarch; Fire Brand of the AL)

Harry Pavlidis takes his weekly look at pitchers around the league using the Pitch F/X tool. (Harry Pavlidis; Baseball Prospectus)

In his first crack at the major leagues, Jackie Bradley didn't exactly take the league by storm. Now back down in Pawtucket, he's ready for another chance. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald)

In the bad news department, the Paw Sox had a rough day yesterday as they were no-hit by Jake Odorizzi and relief pitchers from Tampa Bay's AAA-affiliate. (Bill Baer; Hardball Talk)

Will Middlebrooks hasn't had a great start to the season, but Alex Speier says that it's not time to morph into all-out panic just yet. (Alex Speier; WEEI.com)