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Mike Napoli’s Bat Wakes up This Spring
April 3rd, 2015 at 12:29 PM
Never underestimate the benefit of a good night's sleep. Mike Napoli will never take it for granted, now that the Boston Red Sox first baseman is showing what he can do when well rested. ***PHOTO1*** Napoli underwent a painful procedure over the offseason to alleviate a sleep apnea condition that he had...

Mike Napoli Has Been Having Some Strange Dreams
March 14th, 2015 at 2:31 PM
Many young baseball players dream of growing up to play in the major leagues. Mike Napoli has already achieved that goal, but for the first time in years he finds himself fortunate to be able to dream at all. ***PHOTO1*** Napoli underwent surgery this offseason to alleviate a longstanding issue with sleep...

Mike Napoli Tweets Hilarious Memes at the Expense of Richard Sherman
February 3rd, 2015 at 1:09 PM
There have been quite a few memes floating around social media the past couple of days poking fun at Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. It seems Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli couldn't resist joining in. ***PHOTO1*** Sherman took a shot at Darrell Revis during Sunday's Super Bowl by making a...

Mike Napoli Considered Retirement Prior to Recent Surgery
January 27th, 2015 at 4:57 PM
Ever have one of those days where you just didn't get a good night's rest and your morning coffee isn't doing enough to help you get through the work day? Try playing professional baseball under those conditions and you'll have an idea of how Mike Napoli has felt for most...

Allen Craig Could See Time at Third Base
January 23rd, 2015 at 12:59 PM
Allen Craig will be looking to bounce back from the worst season of his career, but to do that he needs to be in the lineup. He's capable of playing either of the corner outfield spots and has experience at first base. Now the Boston Red Sox may try him...

Boston Red Sox Keys to the Off-Season: Fixing the Power Outage
October 24th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
This week we will examine the five biggest keys to the off-season, as the Boston Red Sox look to form a roster capable of rebounding back to contention in 2015. Fixing the Power Outage ***PHOTO1*** The Red Sox have been known as an offensive powerhouse in recent years, but that was far from...

Mike Napoli to Have Surgery to Alliviate Sleeping Disorder
October 14th, 2014 at 2:52 PM
Given the number of injuries Mike Napoli endured over the course of this past season, it's no surprise that he is set to have surgery. What is a bit unexpected is what the surgery is for. The Boston Red Sox first baseman told WEEI.com that he will be undergoing Bimaxillary...

Boston Red Sox Report Card: Mike Napoli
October 4th, 2014 at 10:16 AM
During the off-season we'll be taking a look back at key members of the Boston Red Sox roster to grade their performance from the 2014 season. Mike Napoli Grade: B- ***PHOTO1*** The .248 batting average isn't ideal, but hardly unexpected from a career .257 hitter. A high average has rarely been part of Napoli's...

Boston Red Sox Fire & Ice: Xander Bogaerts Hot, Mike Napoli Cold
September 15th, 2014 at 4:31 PM
After getting swept at home by the Baltimore Orioles, the Boston Red Sox began their final road trip of the season by taking three of four from the Kansas City Royals to knock them out of the top spot in the AL Central. Boston trails the Tampa Bay Rays by...

Boston Red Sox Top 10 Moments from the First Half
July 15th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
Despite the fact that the Boston Red Sox played their 81st game two weeks ago, the All-Star break is considered to be the unofficial mid-point of the season. With the team off until Friday, let's use this time off to look back at the top moments from the season so far. ***PHOTO1*** Opening...

Boston Red Sox Fire & Ice: Mike Napoli Hot, Jake Peavy Cold
June 30th, 2014 at 1:55 PM
Is it too early to rave about Mookie Betts being on fire? The hyped prospect was promoted by the Boston Red Sox over the weekend and already Mookie Mania is running wild! He's only played one game so far, going 1 for 3 with a walk and a run scored in...