Perhaps no one on the Boston Red Sox was a more pleasant surprise than centerfielder Jacoby Ellsbury in 2011. From his time in the major leagues beginning in late 2007 through 2009 he’d established himself as a solid leadoff hitter, before broken ribs shelved him for almost all of 2010. Last season he came back with a vengeance, posting a .376 on-base percentage that was the best of his career, and unleashing a shocker power surge. The player who’d previously never hit double-digit dingers, suddenly hit 32 home runs. What can Sox fans expect from Ellsbury this time around 425 days
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