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Daniel Nava’s inspirational tale grows

Any time he does something dramatic or productive, it’s really a freebie for the Red Sox.

They found Daniel Nava in an independent league, placed him in their minor league system for a few years, and watched him grow as a player. There’s no huge investment in him, no reason to fret or consider your organization tarnished if he doesn’t make it.

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