• Scioscia has seemed impressed with the young players in camp, saying Thursday: "At first glance of the young talent we have in this room, there are some guys that are a much higher end than a lot of people outside our organization have projected. I think you'll see these guys, as they get through camp hopefully with some confidence, go down to the Minor Leagues and be on our depth chart."
• The Red Sox agreed to terms Thursday on a one-year, $2.25 million deal with left-handed starter Chris Capuano, according to CBSSports.com, which added that the deal included an extra $2.75 million in incentives. The Angels are currently interested in adding starting pitchers only to Minor League contracts.
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