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Josh Hamilton next for Red Sox?

Prized free-agent outfielder would be ideal fit for Boston in many ways

Updated: December 3, 2012, 11:19 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- David Ortiz said the Red Sox needed more thunder, and Ben Cherington responded, coming to terms with right-handed slugger Mike Napoli. Where he'll play, the Red Sox general manager said, they'll figure out later. It's enough that he show up with his bat.

Now, about that void in right field. Cherington was asked Monday night whether he could describe his ideal candidate. He didn't miss a beat.

"Dwight Evans," he said. "I'll take him."

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