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A game of Red Sox musical chairs

What if outfield roles were switched up to cater to Fenway Park?

Updated: March 2, 2011, 9:59 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Boston Red Sox have a fairly elementary defensive philosophy when it comes to balls being hit into the outfield: Don't let them hit the grass.

According to the ESPN Stats & Information gurus, there were a total of 722 hits by opponents off Boston pitchers at Fenway Park during the 2010 season. A total of 460 landed in the outfield.

With the way the current outfield positions are occupied for the Red Sox, there's a good chance many baseballs will find a resting ...

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