Sun, 01 Dec 2013 13:29:10 -0800
The Boston Red Sox may consider having SS Xander Bogaerts hit fourth or fifth in the batting order next season if 1B Mike Napoli is not re-signed.
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:17:05 -0800
The Miami Marlins have discussed signing free-agent C Mike Napoli (Red Sox). Napoli is a South Florida native.
Sun, 17 Nov 2013 11:09:13 -0800
The Colorado Rockies have expressed interest in free-agent 1B James Loney (Rays) and 1B Mike Napoli (Red Sox), according to a person familiar with direct knowledge of their plans.
Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:36:24 -0800
Free-agent OF Jacoby Ellsbury, C Mike Napoli and SS Stephen Drew have all rejected the Boston Red Sox's qualifying offers, as expected.
Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:12:58 -0800
Free-agent 1B Mike Napoli (Red Sox) underwent an MRI and it did not show any signs of hip deterioration from last offseason. Napoli is looking for a multi-year deal.
Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:11:59 -0800
Free-agent 1B Mike Napoli (Red Sox) has declined the qualifying offer he received from the Boston Red Sox.
Sun, 10 Nov 2013 09:12:57 -0800
The Boston Red Sox could show interest in Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 1B Mark Trumbo if they are not able to re-sign free-agent 1B Mike Napoli.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 15:45:32 -0800
Free-agent OF Jacoby Ellsbury and C Mike Napoli are both expected to decline the $14.1 million qualifying offers from the Boston Red Sox. Both players are expected to receive multiple large multi-year contract offers from other teams in free agency. Boston will receive supplemental first-round draft picks if either of them signs with another club.
Wed, 06 Nov 2013 12:17:26 -0800
The Seattle Mariners are the team most frequently linked with free-agent OF Jacoby Ellsbury (Red Sox), but they also might make a run at free-agent C Mike Napoli (Red Sox). The Mariners also pursued Napoli last year in free agency.
Mon, 04 Nov 2013 12:11:12 -0800
The Boston Red Sox extended qualifying offers to free-agent SS Stephen Drew, OF Jacoby Ellsbury and C Mike Napoli.