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Daily Red Sox Links: Mookie Betts, Allen Craig, Rusney Castillo

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Today's links look at Mookie Betts peripheral stats, Allen Craig's contentment and Rusney Castillo's future in the Red Sox outfield.

Tom Szczerbowski

It's been a bad year for rookies everywhere, not just in Boston. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Which is why Mookie Betts' peripheral stats are so encouraging. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

He may be the future of the Red Sox outfield, or at least the non-Cuban contingent. (John Tomase; Boston Herald)

Rusney Castillo and Yoenis Cespedes will likely be the remaining two-thirds,  following in the footsteps of several successful Cuban players in team history. (Boston.com)

Allen Craig, who's just happy to be here, will obviously also be competing for the position. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)

Though Castillo likely won't be on the team in time to help play the role of spoiler. (Ben Shapiro; MassLive)

But he may enjoy a Cup of Coffee on his way up to the major league roster. (John Gray; Sox Prospects)