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Daily Red Sox Links: Shane Victorino, Christian Vazquez, Justin Masterson

Today's links look at the Red Sox' strategy of going all-in on offense, the best players at each position in the minors, and the closing situation for 2015.

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The Red Sox have shown a clear preference to spending their resources on hitters and worrying about pitching later. (Ben Carsley; Fox Sports)

Shane Victorino has been the recipient of a weird amount of criticism this winter, and he's ready to prove all of those critics wrong. (Pete Abraham; Boston Globe)

Boston's built up a ton of depth, and it should pay dividends this year. (Jason Mastrodonato; Boston Herald)

Sox Prospects has named their preseason organizational All Stars. (Jim Crowell; Sox Prospects)

Christian Vazquez's surgery is behind him, and the recovery time should be about a year. (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)

The injury isn't only a blow to the team, but also a big one for the young, promising player. (John Tomase;

After some indications Steven Wright may get a start in Philadelphia, Justin Masterson has gotten the nod for the third game of the year. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Koji Uehara has the closer job as long as he can hold on to it, but can he do that for the entire season? (Sean McAdam; CSN New England)

Craig Calcaterra previews the American League East. (Craig Calcaterra; Hardball Talk)