Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:44:32 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (undisclosed) is not in the starting lineup Sunday, July 27, at the Tampa Bay Rays.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:31:25 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 11, against the Houston Astros. 1B Mike Carp is batting cleanup and playing first base.
Fantasy Tip: Replace Napoli in your daily lineups. The left-handed hitting Carp has potential as a low-budget play in daily games, due to the favorable matchup against right-handed pitcher Scott Feldman.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:41:09 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (toe) is back in the lineup and hitting cleanup Friday, June 27. He rested Wednesday, June 25, because of soreness in his toe.
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:25:15 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (toe) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, June 25, because of lingering soreness in his toe. He will be available to pinch hit during the game.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 08:58:59 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli returned from the disabled list to go 3-for-4 with a home run in the win over the Detroit Tigers Sunday, June 8. "You're talking about a guy who had over 20 home runs and almost 100 RBIs for us a year ago (23 homers and 92 RBIs)," manager John Farrell said. "So that's a guy we're happy to have back."
Fantasy Tip: Napoli should be back in all lineups on a daily basis.
Sun, 08 Jun 2014 10:55:04 -0700
The Boston Red Sox have activated 1B Mike Napoli (finger) from the 15-day disabled list. He will play first base and bat fifth against the Detroit Tigers Sunday, June 8. In a corresponding move, OF Alex Hassan has been optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:32:20 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli (finger) is scheduled to play in simulated game Saturday, June 7, and is expected to be activated from the 15-day disabled list Sunday, June 8.
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:04:48 -0700
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said Monday, June 2, that "everything projects" to 1B-C Mike Napoli (calf, foot) from the 15-day disabled list Sunday, June 8, when eligible. He is not expected to require a minor-league rehab stint, either. "He's doing all baseball activities, with no restrictions. The ailments he was dealing with - the calf, the foot, those type of things - have cleared up and the swelling in the finger has gone down. I know he's chomping at the bit to get back into the lineup right now."
Thu, 29 May 2014 14:09:26 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli's (finger) swelling in his strained left index finger has subsided, and he might resume swinging a bat in the next few days.
Wed, 28 May 2014 13:29:03 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli's (finger) MRI exam showed no structural damage to his finger.