Found January 20, 2012 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Alex Wilson
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- His days started at 5 a.m. Each morning during the offseason, Alex Wilson woke up at the crack of dawn, mentally prepared for the grind. But the grueling labor didn't occur on the baseball diamond. No, from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m., the reigning Red Sox minor league pitcher of the year wound up stocking shelves at Lowe's Home Improvement. "You got to pay the bills," Wilson said, smiling. "My minor league salary just isn't cutting it all the time at home." That trend could be on the verge of ending. After compiling a 10-4 record and...
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