AL Player Of The Week
Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli had himself quite the week at the plate, and he was recognized by Major League Baseball for his efforts.
Red Sox sluggers Will Middlebrooks and Mike Napoli were named the American League Co-Players of the Week on Monday, after having their way with opposing pitching all last week.
Mike Napoli and Andrew Bailey became the third pair of Red Sox teammates to share AL Player Of The Week honors.
Adrian Gonzalez’s second-half surge began in earnest this week, and he was recognized for it.
Kevin Youkilis is no longer a member of the Red Sox, and it’s officially Will Middlebrooks’ time to shine. He’s already well on his way.
For the third week in a row, a member of the Boston Red Sox has been named American League Player of the Week.