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Daily Red Sox Links: Hanley Ramirez, David Ortiz, Chris Young

Today's links look at what to expect this year, Dave Dombrowski's strategy this winter, and an elbow scare for Christian Vazquez.

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Ben Carsley previews all things 2016 Red Sox. (Ben Carsley; Baseball Prospectus)

Hanley Ramirez's defense is obviously a question mark, so can Dustin Pedroia make a difference? (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Regardless of the defense, John Farrell is going to try and keep Ramirez's bat in the lineup. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)

The Red Sox could've easily chosen to rebuild after two straight last-place finishes, but Dave Dombrowski took another route. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

David Ortiz will be honored in his final season, but the team doesn't want that to be what 2016 is all about. (Rick Weber; ESPN Boston)

There was a bit of a scare with Christian Vazquez's elbow yesterday, but it all ended up being fine. (Ricky Doyle; NESN)

Chris Young is still adjusting to a more secondary role, but it will be worth it if it's for a winning team. (Jason Mastrodonato; Boston Herald)

Young will likely be taking some at bats from Jackie Bradley, who isn't exactly sure how things will shake out this year. (Rob Bradford; WEEI)

Check out Henry Owens' hair. (Henry McKenna; Boston.com)