You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

Sports

Analysis

At GM meetings, Red Sox seen as ‘a contender’

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. -- As the MLB General Manager meetings start up for another day, here’s a few things to know about what the Red Sox are trying to do:

1. A prominent agent said, “We view Boston as a contender because they’ll build the team quickly. I don’t think they’ll have trouble attracting free agents.” This is important because there is a perception out there the Red Sox might not be that good considering their current roster.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week