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Leading man: Pedroia fine batting first

Somewhere along the line, a perception started that Dustin Pedroia didn't like to lead off.
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The top 10 MLB third basemen heading into spring training

In today’s game, the hot corner may be the best collection of talent at one spot available. It has produced an MVP in each league over the past two seasons, as well as arguably the best infield defender in the game and a back-to-back homerun champion. And although the position loses an All-Star from a year ago in Matt Carpenter, who will move across the diamond to man first base...
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Glove love: Pedroia, Sox revel in Glove Day

It was 7:30 on Tuesday morning, and Dustin Pedroia was hollering with the enthusiasm he usually saves for after a Red Sox win. This time, his excitement was for Wilson Glove Day, the day when several Boston players got their new gloves from the noted glove manufacturer.
4 days ago

Top 10 second basemen in baseball for 2017

There is an impressive amount of top-end talent at second base in today’s game. In both the National and American Leagues, there was an MVP finalist who plays the position, and the winner of Most Valuable Player honors in the World Series makes the position his home as well. Likewise, the batting champion in both leagues last season made his home at second base, along with one...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia completely recovered from knee surgery

Dustin Pedroia says he is completely recovered from the surgery he underwent on his knee during the offseason.The Boston Red Sox second baseman injured his knee in September and struggled thereafter. He underwent arthroscopic knee surgery in October.“I did rehab stuff most of the offseason,” Pedroia said on Monday via WEEI’s John Tomase. “But you know, I feel great, normal...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox turning to Pedroia for leadership in Ortiz's absence

BOSTON — David Ortiz has developed a cruel habit of teasing Red Sox fans.But despite the Instagram jokes and cryptic tweets, the reality is that Big Papi won’t be in the heart of Boston’s lineup in 2017.“Oh yeah, he’s retired,” manager John Farrell told reporters Thursday ahead of a Boston writers’ dinner. “There’s no fake tweets. No blank tweets. Whatever those...
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Roster Recap: A Healthy Dustin Pedroia Is a Productive Dustin Pedroia

Welcome to BP Boston’s second annual Roster Recap series. Over the next few months, we’ll be analyzing every player on Boston’s 40-man roster and many of their top prospects in order to provide a comprehensive overview of the Red Sox roster’s strengths and weaknesses, as well as what we can expect moving forward. From MVP-candidate right fielders to reserve relievers, we...
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December 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia Believes Red Sox Must Recapture Their Identity After Game 2 Loss

CLEVELAND — The Boston Red Sox have to hope a day of rest and a change of scenery can make all the difference. Because how they’ve performed in the first two games of the American League Divisional Series clearly isn’t going to cut it against the Cleveland Indians. The Rex Sox lost 6-0 to the Indians on Friday and managed just three hits — all coming over seven innings against...
October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Did Dustin Pedroia Check His Swing On Strikeout To End Red Sox-Indians?

The Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians were separated by a matter of inches Thursday night. The two clubs kicked off their American League Division Series with a tightly-contested Game 1 at Progressive Field that came down to the last at-bat. With Boston trailing by one run with two outs and a runner on first in the ninth inning, Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia came to bat...
October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch Dustin Pedroia Crush A Grand Slam To Put Red Sox Ahead Of Rays

If Dustin Pedroia heard all the chatter about how the Boston Red Sox perform with the bases loaded, then it certainly didn’t faze him Saturday night. The Red Sox had the bases juiced with two outs when Pedroia came up to bat in the seventh inning against the Tampa Bay Rays. But instead of squandering the opportunity, as the Red Sox have been wont to do in 2016, the second baseman...
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

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