Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 7/6/13
Sam Galanis Contributing Writer Anaheim, Calif. is still a special place to Mike Napoli. "This is where it all started for me," Napoli said before Friday's game against the Angels, according to MLB.com. "I was drafted in 2000 and made my big league debut in 2006. I have a lot of great memories. I was fortunate to learn from some great teammates who taught me the way the game's played, how you go about your business." Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Napoli must have learned a thing or two during his tenure on the Angels because he made three postseason appearances in his five seasons with them and went on to two more with the Texas Rangers in his next two seasons. With a record like that, and when you look at what he’s done for the Sox so far, it’s hard to say that Napoli isn’t a reason why these teams make it to the postseason. He may not have the best average, but he has the second most RBIs on the Sox with 55. John Lackey, who was with the Angels for eight seasons before com...
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