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Daily Red Sox Links: Rusney Castillo, Xander Bogaerts, David Ortiz

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Today's links look at Rusney Castillo's potential to save the offense, the status of Jackie Bradley, and Hanley Ramirez's waning performance after his shoulder injury.

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Rusney Castillo should help the struggling Red Sox lineup whenever he's called up, but he won't be a savior. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald)

Xander Bogaerts' offense hasn't developed as quickly as we'd hoped, but its still far too early to give up on him. (Chad Finn; Boston.com)

On the other end of the spectrum, it seems Boston's patience is running thinner and thinner with Jackie Bradley. (Gordon Edes; ESPN Boston)

David Ortiz hasn't been able to hit lefties so far this year, but a former hitting coach has seen too much of him to worry about it. (Rob Bradford; WEEI.com)

Though he only missed a few games because of it, Hanley Ramirez's shoulder injury is clearly affecting him right now. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

Both are relatively new to the team, but Blake Swihart and Sandy Leone are finding their comfort zone behind the plate. (Jimmy Toscano; CSN New England)

The Red Sox have a ridiculous amount on talent in Greenville. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Part of the stockpile is Rafael Devers. (Alex Skillin; BP Boston)