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Still testing the limits?

Alfredo Aceves gets a refresher on what's expected of him

Updated: February 18, 2013, 10:24 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- If Boston Red Sox pitcher Alfredo Aceves was testing how far he could push the limits with new manager John Farrell, the right-handed reliever quickly found out during a live batting practice session Sunday.

When Aceves toed the rubber on Field 4 in the late morning at the team's spring training facility behind JetBlue Park at Fenway South, he was barely lobbing the ball toward the first few batters he faced, similar to actual batting practice. Pawtucket Red Sox pitching ...

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