Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli will miss Wednesday night’s game against White Sox, but second baseman Dustin Pedroia will return to the lineup and bad leadoff in Chicago.
It looks like the Red Sox have avoided what could have been another major injury to their lineup.
Mike Napoli left in the top of the ninth inning after injuring his left ring finger sliding into second base.
The 2014 season is underway, but the Red Sox have just one more celebration left for their 2013 World Series Championship.
It’s opening day, and there’s already a bit of a shuffle in the Boston Red Sox’ lineup.
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The Red Sox aren’t looking back at last year’s World Series or even ahead to what could happen this October. The only thing they’re taking from 2013 is the same approach each and every night.
Mike Napoli is eager to defend Boston’s World Series Championship, and is also hoping to cut down on his strikeouts in 2014.
Jonny Gomes has been a member of the Red Sox for just one season, and he’s only under contract for one more, but his experience with the Sox is now guaranteed to be a part of him forever.
Mike Napoli said a lot of teams were interested in his services this off-season, but he always wanted to be back in Boston.