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Red Sox continue adding organizational depth from the bottom up

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As they await opportunities to rid their payroll of some top-heavy salaries, the Red Sox announced on Friday a series of low-level signings — and one waiver claim — designed more to improve the bottom of their roster and improve organizational depth.

The Sox signed eight minor league free agents and extended them invitations to major league spring training camp.

The eight are: