How the Red Sox can repeat

It's hard to envision the Red Sox ponying up the kind of deal Jacoby Ellsbury is seeking. Rick Osentoski/USA TODAY Sports

Right now, the most pressing thing for the Boston Red Sox is the parade celebrating their World Series championship -- the first won in Fenway Park since 1918.

However, once all the celebrations are completed, the Red Sox will begin the same arduous offseason campaign 29 other teams will be engaged in -- preparing for the 2014 season by addressing some significant baseball issues facing them this winter.

Here is a quick look at what Boston must do to repeat.