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Daily Red Sox Links: Rick Porcello, David Price, Carson Smith

Today's links look at Rick Porcello's intriguing run, Mookie Betts' early-season slump, and David Ortiz playing in the field.

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Has Rick Porcello finally turned a corner? (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Unsurprisingly, David Price knew what he was getting himself into when he signed with Boston. He'll probably need to keep that in mind over the next few days. (Nick O'Malley; Masslive)

There was never much doubt that Mookie Betts would break out of his early-season slump. (Matt Collins; BP Boston)

All signs are pointing towards Henry Owens getting Joe Kelly's rotation spot, but nothing has been made official yet. (Adam Kurkjian; Boston Herald)

The good news is that Carson Smith should be starting a rehab stint soon. (Sam Galanis; NESN)

Boston has to travel to Atlanta next week, which means playing by National League rules. As such, expect to see David Ortiz manning first base. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)