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Daily Red Sox Links: Xander Bogaerts, Jackie Bradley, Rusney Castillo

Today's links look at Brian Johnson's breakout season, Boston saying goodbye to Derek Jeter, and a couple of struggling rookies.

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Mike Zunino caught Brian Johnson in college, and had nothing but positive things to say about him. (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

Gordon Edes shares his thoughts on the Red Sox's farewell to Derek Jeter. (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)

Xander Bogaerts hasn't performed as well as most had hoped he would, but it's important to remember just how young he is. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald)

Jackie Bradley has also had a rough season, but he should get some more playing time in the majors later this month. (Alex Speier;

Rusney Castillo also figures to get some at bats later in the season, and is making his way to double-A right now for more minor-league action. (Jason Mastrodonato;

A promotional giveaway might be the best part of the Red Sox's September. (Timothy Brooks; Fire Brand of the AL)