In today’s links, we look at Dustin Pedroia’s impressive run with the Red Sox, a telling statistic from Bill Buckner’s playing career and where Nathan Eovaldi is on his road to recovery.

Dustin Pedroia’s impact for the Red Sox cannot be easily forgotten and it definitely won’t be. (Dan Szymborski; FanGraphs)

There are still the financial elements of the end of Pedroia’s career. (Sean McAdam; Boston Sports Journal) ($$)

Bill Buckner did a lot of great things as a baseball player and some of his greatness came from always putting the ball in play. (Alex Reimer; WEEI)