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Varitek is the Red Sox' chosen one

New contract in hand, he's named captain

By Nick Cafardo
Globe Staff / December 25, 2004

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Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek has wealth -- a four-year, $40 million deal. He has stability -- a no-trade provision that kicks in sometime in September of next season. What he also has is a "C" on his jersey, denoting that he is the official team captain, which he found out when general manager Theo Epstein unfolded Varitek's home and ... (Full article: 1038 words)

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