THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Defensive-minded

With a philosophical focus on run prevention, the Red Sox have lost power but added Gold Glove-caliber work in the field

Get Adobe Flash player
By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / April 4, 2010

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

There is something strangely missing from the team that will take the field at Fenway Park this season. The home run hitter is gone, one off to New York, one hitting the twilight of his career. Instead, the Red Sox have defense. They have speed. They have on-base percentage. But they don’t have that middle-of-the-order power threat bound for 35-40 ... (Full article: 1488 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass

Red Sox Video

Follow our Twitter feeds