Ranking The Red Sox Playoff Roster

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No. 24: Xander Bogaerts, IF

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It's hard to remember now that Bogaerts began this season in Double-A and played just 60 games in Triple-A before being called up to the big leagues. He is 20, the youngest Sox position player since Dwight Evans in 1972. His ceiling is as high as any Sox player in memory. Whether he is ready to make memories this October remains to be seen. -- Edes