Looking for a player to root for? Once you read the story of Scott Atichson and learn why he came back from Japan, you’ll have one. Amalie Benjamin has the story.
Dan Shaughnessy has returned from Florida and writes that he found Red Sox camp lacking in excitement.
In his Sunday baseball notes, Nick Cafardo focuses on the great Roy Halladay. There are pitchers with better arms, but there are no better pitchers in baseball than Halladay.
The notebook today has plenty of Sox info. J.D. Drew is glad to have Mike Cameron around. John Lackey made is debut. DeMarlo Hale likes his new job. Casey Kelley is ready for an encore and the Sox split two games yesterday.