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Daily Red Sox Links: Chili Davis, Clay Buchholz, Allen Craig

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Today's links look at the World Series teams, a world without Dave Roberts' stolen base, and building a successful bullpen.

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Rob Bradford has sources, and they've told him that Chili Davis will be Boston's next hitting coach. (Rob Bradford; WEEI.com)

Who is the real Clay Buchholz, and is there any way the Red Sox can count on him to contribute in 2015? (Jason Mastrodonato; Masslive.com)

Josh Cookson looks back at some of his preseason predictions about the farm system. (Josh Cookson; Fire Brand of the AL)

2004 was an unbelievable season, but what is life like in the alternate universe in which Dave Roberts is caught stealing second? (Bill Speros; Boston.com)

Gordon Edes has a few notes on the team, most notably the one in which he ponders Allen Craig's future. (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)

The Royals' bullpen has gotten a lot of hype, and for good reason. But their hard-throwing group doesn't represent the only way to build a relief corps. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Up now on the top-40 review are two prospects at polar opposite points in their careers. (Sox Prospects)

With the World Series set, what can we learn from the teams who made it there? (Sean McAdam; CSN New England)

Michael Silverman has a great piece on the struggles of keeping personal feelings out of covering this World Series. (Michael Silverman; Boston Herald)

Reports have come out over the weekend that Yoenis Cespedes could be shopped this winter. (Drew Silva; Hardball Talk)