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Josh Reddick could help the Braves outfield.
The Boston Red Sox are in a transition period with a new front office and a new manager yet to be named, but if one thing is needed, it's starting pitching. With John Lackey out for 2012, Daisuke Matsuzaka out for at least the first half and Erik Bedard very injury-prone, the Red Sox don't have much behind Josh Beckett, Jon Lester and Clay Buchholz.
The Red Sox have some players who could fit the Braves' needs in big leaguers Ryan Kalish, Ryan Lavarnway and Josh Reddick, along with prospects Will Middlebrooks, Brandon Jacobs and Bryce Brentz.
Reddick had some success in the majors this year, hitting .280 with seven homers—although he may need to be part of a package and not the center-piece of the deal. Same goes for Kalish, who was hurt for most of 2011. Lavarnway came up as a power-hitting catcher slash first baseman and could be a middle-of-the-order hitter if Frank Wren thinks he could work in left field. Since Lavarnway is a Yale product and hard worker, it's not impossible to imagine this scenario.
Out of the prospects, Middlebrooks is the top prospect in the Boston system, and the potential Chipper Jones replacement is a strong defender with the ability to hit as well. Jacobs and Brentz are both outfielders with nice combinations of power and speed, with Brentz being closer to the majors and Jacobs being the higher ceiling of the two.
Boston does not have an elite-level player available but they have some pieces to package. A bat like Reddick, who could hit .280 with 20 homers if he played everyday, and a replacement for Chipper, like Middlebrooks, may interest the Braves enough to deal Jurrjens.