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  1. The Prospectus Hit List: Wednesday, April 15 by Matt SussmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... Mookie Betts' full initials are MLB and Hanley Ramirez's are HR, which are both incredibly fitting. Meanwhile, Mike Napoli's is MAN, which is just trying too hard. On Jackie Robinson Day, let us point out that since he played for Montreal before ...

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  2. Rangers break out with Odor slotted atop lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Texas Rangers

    ... RBIs with a two-run double and a three-run homer. He is the first Rangers catcher to have a five-RBI game since Mike Napoli in 2012. Chirinos entered the game 1-for-13 with no RBIs on the season. Andrus also showed the muscle of a No. 6 hitter when ...

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  3. Major league hitters stuck in deep freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... up quite a bit, particularly in the bullpen." Houston's Evan Gattis is 0 for 20 with 12 strikeouts. Boston's Mike Napoli was 0 for 18 before an eighth-inning single Sunday night. "This game is about rhythm and being in there a lot," Napoli said. ...

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  4. Offense remains in deep freeze during MLB season's 1st weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Greenwich Citizen

    Houston Astros' Evan Gattis reacts after striking out during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Houston. Photo: Patric Schneider, AP Graphic looks at MLB stats through the first week of the season; 1c x 4 1/4 inches; 46.5 mm x 107 mm; Photo: J.magno, AP New York Yankees' Gregorio Petit reacts as Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli steals second base during the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 11, 2015, in New York.

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  5. New hitting coach stresses relaxation, patience for struggling Astros batsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Houston Chronicle

    ... He entered the day 0-for-29 dating to last season, the second longest hitless streak in the majors behind Mike Napoli of the Red Sox, who was 0-for-31. Two pitchers started the day ahead of them, Bartolo Colon (who was 0-for-35 but got a hit) and ...

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  6. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 1, Position by PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | BleacherReport

    ... of an oblique injury. There were a lot of contenders for this spot. However, there's just no way to overlook Mike Napoli. The first baseman has played in five games for the Boston Red Sox in 2015 and is still searching for his first hit. Sitting at ...

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  7. 19 Absurd Numbers From the Red Sox-Yankees Marathon GameSportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Boston.com

    ... four hits in extra innings . He scored the winning run on a sacrifice fly by Mookie Betts. Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli had zero hits in eight at-bats . He did reach base via walk and score a run. The number of guinea pigs it is illegal to own ...

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  8. Cowlishaw: Why choosing Choo (not Andrus) to bat in No. 2 spot Rangers' best optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Dallas Morning News

    ... second once the Rangers became a powerful hitting team. Manager Ron Washington had Nelson Cruz batting sixth and Mike Napoli in the No. 8 spot in the 2011 World Series. Just because of Andrus' speed, you really wanted him getting more at-bats than ...

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  9. Cowlishaw: Why choosing Choo - not Andrus - to bat in two spot is Rangers' best optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Dallas Morning News

    ... second once the Rangers became a powerful hitting team. Manager Ron Washington had Nelson Cruz batting sixth and Mike Napoli in the No. 8 spot in the 2011 World Series. Just because of Andrus' speed, you really wanted him getting more at-bats than ...

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  10. Snubs, Surprises and Grades for Red Sox's Final 25-Man RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | BleacherReport

    ... the unit grades may be a little harsher than most Sox fans envisioned. Position Players (13) : David Ortiz, Mike Napoli, Dustin Pedroia, Xander Bogaerts, Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez, Mookie Betts, Shane Victorino, Ryan Hanigan, Allen Craig, ...

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  11. Bill Knight: Baseball - With spring comes hope this is the year to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | El Paso Times

    ... outfield is gone. Josh Hamilton, Nelson Cruz, David Murphy, Craig Gentry. All gone. Half the infield is gone. Mike Napoli (catcher and first base and DH) and first baseman Chris Davis and second baseman Ian Kinsler. All gone. Kinsler was really a ...

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  12. Red Sox Should Extend Mike NapoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BoSox Injection

    Aug 26, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Red Sox designated hitter Mike Napoli hits a three run home run in the eleventh inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Peter Llewellyn-USA TODAY Sports In the offseason following the atrocious 2012 season, the Red Sox decided to make some much needed changes in the roster.

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  13. Papi opines on pumped-up lineupRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Boston Herald

    ... was replaced as the cleanup hitter by Kevin Youkilis, who gave way to Adrian Gonzalez, who was succeeded by Mike Napoli, who will yield this season to Hanley Ramirez. The leadoff spot, meanwhile, has passed from Johnny Damon to Youkilis and Coco ...

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  14. Ogando Impressing His New ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    ... Ranger Koji Uehara has to start the year on the disabled list with a hamstring issue. "He was nasty, man," said Mike Napoli, the Sox first baseman who was a catcher for the Rangers and Ogando's teammate in 2011-12, in the Boston Herald. "I remember ...

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  15. Team Offense, Boston Red SoxRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Baseball Musings

    ... great job of re-configuring the lineup. Note that Farrell gets the one, eight, and nine slots correct, and only Mike Napoli is more than one slot away from the ideal. Farrell has his best hitters concentrated at the top, his worst at the bottom, and ...

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  16. Cowlishaw: Rangers' revolving door at catcher could soon endRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2012 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Daniels said. Bengie Molina was the catcher for the 2010 World Series. A year later against St. Louis, it was Mike Napoli, who could have kept the job had his health permitted, but he moved to first base (then to Boston). The Rangers' one-game ...

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  17. Napoli's blasts not enough, Pirates down Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli hit a solo home run during the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Saturday in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston Red Sox's Mike Napoli hit a solo home run during the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Saturday in Fort Myers, Fla.

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  18. Ex-Rangers Alexi Ogando and Robbie Ross Jr. can be key pieces in Red Sox bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... with the Rangers as a starter. The Red Sox have the lefthander ticketed for the bullpen. FORT MYERS, Fla. - Mike Napoli was an All-Star catcher for the Texas Rangers in 2012 and worked with a pitching staff that included Alexi Ogando and Robbie Ross ...

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  19. Alfaro learning what it takes to make MajorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Texas Rangers

    ... and at the tail end of their careers. Among the rest, 13 were acquired by trade, including World Series catchers Mike Napoli , Bengie Molina and Matt Treanor. Ten were free agents and one came on a waiver claim. Only three of the 27 -- Taylor ...

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  20. David Ortiz: 'My belly hasn't grown like Panda'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | SFGate

    ... Feb. 2015. Boston Red Sox's Pablo Sandoval, second from left, jokes as he talks with Brian Butterfield (55), Mike Napoli, front, Dustin Pedroia, right, and Xander Bogaerts, rear, during a workout at baseball spring training in Fort Myers Fla., ...

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