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Red Sox Analysis

Ben Cherington’s patience is paying off

Deal for Andrew Bailey reveals Red Sox GM’s plan

Jonathan Papelbon will get $12.5 million this season from the Phillies. Heath Bell is down for $9 million from the Marlins and Joe Nathan will cost the Rangers $7.3 million.

Papelbon is 31, Bell is 34, and Nathan is 37.

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