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Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, Mookie Betts, Brandon Workman

In today’s links, we look at Chris Sale’s durability, Mookie Betts’ signature look and Brandon Workman’s chances at claiming a spot in the bullpen.

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Following a bout of absences during the summer which probably cost him the Cy Young Award, Chris Sale’s approach this spring should help him pile up the innings once more. (Nick Friar; WEEI)

Mookie Betts has a signature swing and style of playing the game. But he also has a signature ... facial expression? (Chad Jennings; The Athletic) ($$)

Brandon Workman knows that his potential for a future at the big league level can be determined in very simple terms. (Christopher Smith; MassLive)

If Workman does make it with the Red Sox, it will be as part of the bullpen, which Rob Bradford is still trying to figure out for us. (Rob Bradford; WEEI)

What to do about the relievers isn’t the only puzzle to be solved. (Ian Browne;

MLB has found a new laboratory for its pace of play experiments. (Sheryl Ring; Fangraphs)