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Daily Red Sox Links: J.D. Martinez, Alex Cora, Danny Santana

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As I’m sure everyone knows by now, the Red Sox had their game on Monday postponed following another Black man being fatally shot outside Minneapolis. They were not the only sport in the area to cancel the scheduled game. (Joon Lee; ESPN)

J.D. Martinez punctuated what has been a bananas start to his season with a three-homer game on Sunday, which helped lead him to the American League Player of the Week nod. (Abigail Adams; NESN)

Martinez isn’t the only guy hitting home runs right now, as much of the lineup is scorching at the moment. And that means we’ve seen a lot of the laundry cart. (Ian Browne;

It’s too early to make too many broad judgements about anything, but Chad Finn is willing to say he’s sure this Red Sox team isn’t outright terrible. (Chad Finn;

If the Red Sox do indeed get this series against the Twins going today and/or at some point this week, it will be the start of their first big test of the season. (Jen McCaffrey; The Athletic)

We heard all about the versatility on this roster heading into the season, and we’ve seen a whole lot of it in the outfield already. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)

Danny Santana could potentially join the mix at some point relatively soon as well. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)