Dan Shaughnessy checked in with Kevin Youkilis to get the third baseman's sense of the coming season for the underdog Sox.
Dustin Pedroia is learning about life under a new manager.
The notebook has the Red Sox with seemingly little recourse for Chris Carpenter's elbow injury. Alfredo Aceves and Felix Doubront looked good in their starts.
Chad Finn shows what a hypocrite Curt Schilling has become.