Found July 23, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Dustin Pedroia
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Dustin Pedroia is the face of the Red Sox, and he’s going to continue to hold that role for a very long time. The Boston second baseman has signed a seven-year, $100 million contract extension with the club, according to multiple reports.’s Rob Bradford was the first to report the news, and that was later confirmed by USA Today’s Bob Nightengale. Pedroia will reportedly make $100 million over the course of the contract or roughly $14.3 million per season. Pedroia signed a six-year contract following the 2008 season, a year he won the American League MVP, Gold Glove and Silver Slugger. That deal was supposed to have a team option for the 2015, but according to the New York Post’s Joel Sherman, the first year of the new contract will now replace that option year. That means Pedroia is signed to be with the Red Sox through the 2021 season. Pedroia and Red Sox have agreed in principle on extension. Starts in 2015 goes to '21. Comes down to approximatey 7 years for $100 mill...

Pedroia Attends Franklin Sports Hitting Clinic

Addressing Clinic (FN Photo)Wednesday was an extremely busy day for Dustin Pedroia. He had to put the finishing touches on his new 8-year, $110 million deal; take a physical; and be a hero to a bunch of kids at a batting clinic. Oh, by the way, he also had to face David Price a little later on. Because of all the morning contract activity, Pedroia was a little late to the Franklin...

Final Pedroia Deal: 8 Years, $110 Million

Pedey Meeting Press (FN Photo)The Red Sox today announced the finalized details of a contract extension for Dustin Pedroia. The 2008 AL MVP signed an 8 year, $110 million extension—carrying him through the 2021 season. Pedroia—who was at the park for a Franklin Sports batting clinic as well—will finish his career as a member of the Carmine Hose. Like God intended. He's...

Dustin Pedroia Isn’t Ruling Out ‘Growth Spurt’ or Playing Beyond New Lengthy Contract, Says ‘I Feel Good, Dude’

BOSTON – Quick, what will you be doing nine years from now? It’s a difficult question to answer, even for Dustin Pedroia, who just signed an eight-year contract extension with the Red Sox that will take him through the 2021 season. But while a lot can happen between now and then, Pedroia isn’t ruling out the possibility of playing beyond his age 38 season, despite the wear...

Red Sox Ink Dustin Pedroia for 7-years $100 Million

It’s official. Dustin Pedroia will be the face of the Red Sox for the impending future. The Boston second baseman has signed a seven-year, $100 million contract extension with the club, according to multiple reports. (NESN) That comes to about $14.3 million per year, which for the second best second basemen in the game, is a solid value. The Red Sox were able to secure a reasonable...

Pedroia Signs 7 Year Extension, Takes Hometown Discount

Not wanting to see the market for second baseman skyrocket and try to battle for signing Dustin Pedroia two years from now, the Red Sox locked up the 2008 AL MVP through the 2021 season. Not only do the Red Sox now have the 4-time All-Star for 7 extra years, but they have him at a fairly discounted rate. The 7 year deal is reportedly worth $100 million, and for the time being, makes...

Tito talks Pedroia, takes friendly jab at second baseman

Dustin Pedroia will get to dirty up many more Red Sox uniforms with his eight-year deal. (Photo courtesy of Ben Whitehead Contributing Writer During Terry Francona’s time as manager of the Boston Red Sox, it was no secret that he and Dustin Pedroia had built more than just a manager-player relationship. From playing cribbage on flights and before games to the constant...

IT'S OFFICIAL: Dustin Pedroia signs an 8-year, $110 million extension

Scott Levesque Managing Editor It seemed swift and quick, a lot like baseball's justice lately. Only this time we were celebrating a player renown for his character, toughness and ability to play the game correctly.  Unfortunately, Dustin Pedoria's new 8-year extension with the Boston Red Sox has been overshadowed by a few who seek to undermine the purity of America...

Red Sox Extend Dustin Pedroia at Ian Kinsler Price

Last week, in rating Dustin Pedroia 25th on the trade value list, I noted that he was “an elite player making a relative pittance for the next two seasons.” That is still true, but his relative pittance is going to grow substantially starting in 2015, as the Red Sox have agreed to sign Pedroia to a long term contract that will keep him in Boston through 2021. As Rob Bradford...

Report: Boston, Pedroia agree on deal

The Boston Red Sox and second baseman Dustin Pedroia are in agreement on a seven-year, $100 million deal, according to Red Sox beat writer Rob Bradford.

Dustin Pedroia Passes Physical, Will Speak to Media at 2:45 p.m. ET (Live Steam)

Dustin Pedroia will be with the Boston Red Sox for quite a while. Pedroia, who signed a seven-year extension after passing a physical on Wednesday, is speaking with the Boston media at 2:45 p.m. ET at Fenway Park on Wednesday afternoon. Check out’s live stream below. Filed under: Boston Red Sox, NESN Staff, Video

Red Sox, Pedroia Agree To Eight Year Extension

It's rare these days in Major League Baseball to see a player end his career with the team he was drafted by or even signed as an undrafted or international player. Two guys come to the top of my head. Todd Helton of the Colorado Rockies and Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees. I'm sure there are more out there but those are the two that came to me. Helton, because...

John Henry ‘Not Confident’ That Red Sox Will Re-Sign Jacoby Ellsbury, But Says ‘It Would Be Great If We Could’

BOSTON – Dustin Pedroia will remain in Boston for the foreseeable future, but there’s still some uncertainty surrounding one of the team’s other stars. Jacoby Ellsbury, who has turned his year around following a slow start, is slated to become a free agent after this season. And while there’s certainly a possibility that Ellsbury will follow in Pedroia’s footsteps and sign...

The Twittersphere reacts to Dustin Pedroia's $110 million extension

This is NOT Dustin Pedroia Scott Levesque Managing Editor Yesterday, Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia officially signed an 8-year, $110 million contract extension. Immediately following the pen hitting paper, all of Red Sox Nation had a spontaneous mental dance party. The reason is simple: It looks as though Pedroia will be a Red Sox for life, and that's a great thing...

Henry: Sox unlikely to re-sign Ellsbury

Dustin Pedroia will remain in Boston for the foreseeable future, but there's still some uncertainty surrounding one of the team's other stars. Jacoby Ellsbury, who has turned his year around following a slow start, is slated to become a free agent after this season. And while there's certainly a possibility that Ellsbury will follow in Pedroia's footsteps and sign...

Can we stop calling Dustin Pedroia the leader of the Boston Red Sox?

In what has been the worst kept secret in baseball, the Boston Red Sox finally signed second-baseman Dustin Pedroia to a contract extension. The deal, the first $100 million contract for a second-baseman in the history of baseball, keeps Pedroia in a Red Sox uniform until he is thirty-eight years old. All things considering, the deal is fair. At a position where high-levels of offensive...
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