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Daily Red Sox Links: John Farrell, Andrew Benintendi, Blake Swihart

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Today’s links look at John Farrell one year after his diagnosis, Craig Kimbrel’s lack of control, and Blake Swihart’s injury.

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Before yesterday’s game, John Farrell opened up about life one year after being diagnosed with cancer. (Rob Bradford; WEEI)

Even in the small sample of his major-league career, Andrew Benintendi’s approach has been impressive. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Should the Red Sox have had Craig Kimbrel come back so quickly from his injury? (Evan Drellich; Boston Herald)

Either way, the closer’s lack of control has to be concerning. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal)

On top of the general sadness that comes from an injury like Blake Swihart is the fact that it was probably avoidable. (Brett Cowett; BP Boston)

Ian Cundall has scouting reports on three low-level prospects in Greenville. (Ian Cundall; Sox Prospects)