The Red Sox played the right angles to get Carl Crawford as this behind-the-scenes story illustrates.
Dan Shaughnessy is happy to see Crawford in Boston. It was Christmas at Fenway.
The notebook has Jason Varitek happy to be back with the Sox and happy to have Crawford on his side.
In the Sunday Baseball Notes, Nick Cafardo looks at some of the winners and losers from the Winter Meetings.
Here are Crawford's comments from yesterday's press conference.