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Oft-injured Carl Crawford wants to be Dodgers' feel-good story in 2015
Oft-injured Carl Crawford wants to be Dodgers' feel-good story in 2015

Carl Crawford is in his third spring training with the Dodgers, but he still can't stop thinking about his previous team. "I know I'm going to get defined by what happened to me in the couple of years I was in Boston," he said. The prize of his free-agent class, Crawford signed a seven-year, $142-million contract with the Red Sox leading up to the 2011 season. He was with them for two unhealthy and unproductive seasons in which their fans turned on him, his misery ending only because he was traded to the Dodgers as part of a four-player package that included Adrian Gonzalez. "That really irritates me a lot, the thinking that I was a guy that got paid his...

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