Will Adrian Beltre be back in Boston?

His inflated value and Red Sox's potential pursuit of Adrian Gonzalez will be factors

Updated: October 5, 2010, 11:41 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

Editor's note: Our Six Questions That Will Shape the Red Sox Offseason series kicks off with a look at the dilemma facing the Red Sox with Adrian Beltre.

BOSTON -- There was news out of San Diego on Monday that could impact whether third baseman Adrian Beltre returns to the Red Sox in 2011.

Padres general manager Jed Hoyer said the club intends to pick up its 2011 contract option on first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, still a bargain at a tick over $6 million. But after ...

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