Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 4/8/13
If you missed the Red Sox 2013 home opener you missed a fantastic game. Both teams pitchers dueled for 6 innings keeping both hits and base runners to a minimum. I was fortunate enough to be at the game, and got to experience the amazing atmosphere that only opening day can bring. If you did not see the game I highly suggest watching the Sox in 2 tonight on NESN from 12-2am. Here are your three stars of the game. Star 3: Mike Napoli Napoli had a great game at first base, he made a lot of good plays where he fielded the ball and the easily flipped it to his pitcher who was covering for multiple outs. More importantly was Napoli's no out double in the 7th inning to advance Dustin Pedroia from first to third. At the time the decision to hold Pedroia at third was questioned but 2 batters later it was justified. Napoli went 1-3 at the plate with a double and 1 run scored. Star 2: Daniel Nava Nava was the offensive star of the team today. He provided 2 of the teams 5 hits and had the bigg...
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