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Daily Red Sox Links: David Price, Andrew Benintendi, David Ortiz

Today’s links look at the wild card race, David Price’s bewildering struggles, and the frustrating aura around this team.

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Nick Canelas breaks down the American League wildcard race, of which the Red Sox are right in the thick. (Nick Canelas; BP Boston)

Despite being in the middle that playoff race, the recent stretch by this team has been very frustrating. (John Tomase; WEEI)

If the Red Sox do end up missing the playoffs, much of the blame will be placed on David Price’s shoulders. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)

The expected ace’s struggles have not ceased to be confusing. (Michael Silverman; Boston Herald)

Andrew Benintendi has impressed in his early major-league career, and could already be earning more playing time. (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

Is the sudden decline of Alex Rodriguez worrisome for David Ortiz, even after his incredible first half of the year? (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Ian Browne has his latest mailbag up, which includes questions of Benitendi and Yoan Moncada. (Ian Browne; RedSox.com)