Video: State of the Nation with Gordon Edes
In this week's "State of the Nation," Gordon Edes discusses the state of the Red Sox outfield (Carl Crawford's return, J.D. Drew vs. Josh Reddick in right field), talks with catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia about his resurgence, takes tweets about whether the Red Sox should pursue Carols Beltran and puts Dustin Pedroia's hot streak in perspective.
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Gordon Edes, who joined ESPNBoston.com in Nov. 2009, has covered MLB for more than 25 years. He spent 12 years covering the Sox for the Globe. Ask a question for his next mailbag. Follow him on Twitter here.
Joe McDonald, a native Rhode Islander, joined ESPNBoston.com as a Bruins and Red Sox reporter in February 2010. He worked at the Providence Journal for 18 years and covered the Red Sox, Bruins, Patriots, PawSox and Providence Bruins. He's a three-time winner of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association's state Sportswriter of the Year for Rhode Island. Follow him on Twitter here.
Mike Andrews is the founder and managing editor of SoxProspects.com.