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Daily Red Sox Links: Xander Bogaerts, Nathan Eovaldi, J.D. Martinez

Today’s links look at Boston’s explosion on Thursday, Xander Bogaerts’ injury and the Yankees rotation plans for tonight.

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Some may argue this is too soon, but I am not among them. Chad Jennings has an oral history of Boston’s huge fourth inning on Thursday. (Chad Jennings; The Athletic)

Xander Bogaerts was out of the starting lineup for the second straight night on Friday, which is not exactly what the Red Sox need. (Steve Buckley; Boston Herald)

Christopher Smith has a profile on Saturday’s starter, Nathan Eovaldi. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)

As part of his nine thoughts on the Red Sox, Chad Finn looks at the old J.D. Martinez vs. Giancarlo Stanton debate. Also, I liked his final point. (Chad Finn;

J.A. Happ was originally supposed to start for the Yankees on Saturday before heading to the disabled list. Then, Luis Cessa was scheduled, but he had to pitch in Thursday’s blowout. So, now Chance Adams will make his MLB debut at Fenway on Saturday. (Coley Harvey; ESPN)