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Offseason breakdown: Shortstop

Xander Bogaerts big part of Red Sox’ plan

Third in an eight-part weekly series examining the Red Sox’ offseason priorities.

It came as a great surprise on July 30 when the Red Sox traded shortstop Jose Iglesias to the Detroit Tigers as part of a seven-player, three-team deal that returned righthander Jake Peavy.

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