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A lot has changed in a year for Mike Carp

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Sunday marked the one-year anniversary of Mike Carp walking into Red Sox camp with a Seattle Mariners equipment bag slung over his shoulder and a lot of questions on his mind.

Carp had been designated for assignment by Seattle then traded to the Red Sox. He arrived with no guarantees beyond a chance to compete for a spot on the roster.

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