After an August that saw the Boston Red Sox trade away three of their biggest names, the team has made a full commitment to its prospects.
The Sox have returned to the roots that made the 2004 and 2007 teams so good. Build a base of top-tier prospects and fill in the holes with good players who have clubhouse presence.
While the Sox lack a lot of overall depth in the system, it's hard to argue the talent of their top prospects.
The majority of these youngsters have made their way to the top of the minors and are knocking on MLB's door. Many of them have been invited to spring training with a chance to prove themselves.
Here are Boston's top prospects destined to have a great spring training in 2013.