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ON BASEBALL

Red Sox’ plan is coming together

NASHVILLE — At first glance, Shane Victorino doesn’t seem to fit the profile of a Red Sox right fielder, but the former Gold Glover with the Phillies used to have one of the strongest arms among center fielders.

While his arm strength has declined somewhat, it’s certainly suitable for right field at Fenway Park. And we know his legs are still good, so he can track down balls.

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