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Daily Red Sox Links: Brock Holt, Pedro Martínez, D’Angelo Ortiz

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The most important issue with this Red Sox club: Who is going to hug J.D. Martinez? (Chris Cotillo; Masslive)

Is Brock Holt the best utility player this team has seen? (Chad Finn;

Pedro Martínez’ tough love has been, and still is, a key for Eduardo Rodriguez. (John Tomase; NBC Sports Boston)

Speaking of Pedro, his spot just came up on The Athletic’s countdown of the game’s top 100 players of all time. (Joe Posnanski; The Athletic)

Ian Browne tries to predict the Opening Day roster. (Ian Browne;

It’s a strange kind of contract year for Rusney Castillo. (Rob Bradford; WEEI)

Daniel McGrath is a sleeper to serve as rotation depth this year, but right now his heart is with his homeland. (Steve Buckley; The Athletic)

D’Angelo Ortiz is starting to show some of his father’s pop. (Stan Grossfeld; Boston Globe)