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Learning from the master

Gonzalez glad to share his wisdom with hotshot Sox prospect Iglesias

Updated: March 9, 2011, 8:23 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- This being his second camp with the Red Sox, shortstop Jose Iglesias no longer rates as a mystery to his teammates. They've seen his quick hands, they hear how much better his English is, they've watched how effortlessly the 21-year-old Cuban defector has made himself at home.

Some have even met his father, Candelario, who has left his native Cuba to live year-round with his son, and have seen iPhone pictures of Jose Iglesias Jr., the shortstop's month-old son who is ...

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