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Mike Napoli battles sleep apnea

Napoli has struggled this season, nagging injuries haven't helpedSource: http://blogs.denverpost.comBrian Hines (@BringLesterBack)Contributing WriterIt was a rough season for the Red Sox and their fans. After winning the World Series they now sit at the bottom of their division. Somebody who didn't contribute as much as he did last year was Mike Napoli. Nap suffered an...
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Red Sox Injury Update: Clay Buchholz, Mike Napoli, Will Middlebrooks

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Clay Buchholz will undergo minor surgery on his right knee, reports Alex Speier of Pete Abraham of TheBoston Globe adds that first basemen Mike Napoli will receive treatment for sleep apnea, while third basemen Will Middlebrooks will not play winter ball in an attempt to get healthy, according to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe:Buchholz...
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Mike Napoli, Brock Holt Likely Done For Red Sox’s Season With Injuries

BOSTON — Mike Napoli and Brock Holt are unlikely to play again this season, according to Red Sox manager John Farrell. Napoli has been banged up all year with several ailments, including a finger injury that sent him to the disabled list at the end of May. Holt has been sidelined since Sept. 5 due to a concussion he suffered during a collision in Toronto at the end of August. The...
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Mike Napoli Shaves His Beard (Photo)

Let’s keep it real. Mike Napoli shaved for Derek Jeter because he’ll be in town this weekend and this is how he’s saying farewell.  Mixed emotions in regards to Mike Napoli’s shaving… Perhaps he should’ve kept a light beard? He sort of looks like Joba Chamberlain, before he has this Sons of Anarchy beard.  [NIS] The post Mike Napoli Shaves His Beard (Photo) appeared...
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Mike Napoli shaved his beard, is barely recognizable

Mike Napoli has finally decided to say goodbye to the symbol of the 2014 World Series champion Boston Red Sox. I have followed Napoli pretty closely throughout his career, and if you showed me the photo above without any context I probably couldn’t even tell you who it was. [Related: Jonny Gomes got World Series […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

OK, maybe not like this — but Mike Napoli finally shaves beard

As MLB enters the final weekend of its regular season, it marks the end of a historic era. One that saw multiple World Series, a championship parade in a major metropolitan in the Northeast. Yeah, yeah . . . Derek Jeter is retiring. We get it. But while The Captain was busy perhaps playing his last game in the Bronx on Wednesday (you listening, Mother Nature?), this happened in Tampa...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Napoli Shaves Iconic Beard, Looks Like A Different Person (Video)

When you think of Mike Napoli, the first thing that probably comes to mind is his beard. The first baseman’s glorious beard helped the Boston Red Sox on their 2013 World Series run and was practically a Boston landmark. Notice I said “was.” That’s because Napoli’s facial hair is no more, and he debuted his smooth mug in the dugout during Boston’s game against the Tampa...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Napoli Shaves Beard, Throws Commentators A Curve Ball

Mike Napolis shaved his beard, which threw commentators a curve ball announcing Wednesday night's game.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Mike Napoli, Brock Holt

Sickness appears to be going through the Boston Red Sox clubhouse as both Mike Napoli and Brock Holt have exited games early due to's Steven Petrella is reporting that Napoli exited last night's game due to lightheadness and nausea.  These were the same apparent symptoms that cause Holt to miss time during Friday night's game.While this season has not...
Via MLB Injury News
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Napoli crushes home run into upper deck

Mike Napoli nearly sent a baseball back across the border Tuesday. Napoli absolutely pulverized a three-run homer in the 11th inning of the Boston Red Sox’s 11-7 win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The blast, which landed in the fifth deck, traveled an estimated 452 feet. Napoli’s home run is only the 17th ever hit into the fifth deck at Rogers Centre, according...
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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