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Daily Red Sox Links: Stephen Drew, Xander Bogaerts, Will Middlebrooks

Today's links include stories on Stephen Drew's defense, Xander Bogaerts' reaction to his promotion and the advent of a new baseball-oriented drinking game.

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Guess who's the best defensive shortstop in baseball? Nope, not Jose Iglesias, silly. Stephen Drew, of course! (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

I was able to chat it up with Xander Bogaerts about his promotion to Triple-A, among other things. (Kevin Pereira;

Will Middlebrooks appears to be fired up and ready to turn his season around. (Rob Bradford;

Boston is still targeting Rafael Devers as a potential international free agent signing. The two parties have been connected since early spring. (Evan Drellich;

Well, I've already linked myself, so why not link another OTM writer? Marc Normandin wrote up a piece about the AL East and how it's not dead yet. (Marc Normandin; Sports on Earth)

More draft dominoes are falling:

Gabe Kapler, yes the Gabe Kapler, has some ideas on how to make baseball fights better. (Gabe Kapler;

Dave Cameron picked his All-Stars the other day. Much to the chagrin of Red Sox fans, he didn't pick Daniel Nava. (Dave Cameron; FanGraphs)

It seemed inevitable: Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig is the subject of a drinking game. (Jason Parks; Baseball Prospectus)