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Old 09-25-2013, 10:48 PM
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Two years ago, if somebody made this thread, would anyone have suggested Reed as a closer for 2012? Nobody would have, yet he did a fine job that year.

The reality is, closing isn't as difficult as it's hyped up to be. Many decent relief pitchers can close. If Reed continues to struggle, I'm sure the Sox can find somebody else to give a shot: either somebody already in the bullpen, a free agent/non-roster invitee we pick up next spring, or perhaps somebody who's already in our farm system.
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