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Mike Napoli's broken bat homer (video)

Ian Vescera (@Ian_Vescera)Contributing Writer Most baseball players are strong but few are strong like Mike Napoli. Case in point, Napoli hit a broken bat home run yesterday over the monster. Yeah, you heard me. He hit it OVER THE MONSTER with a broken bat! Keep in mind that this Green Monster is 43 feet high, 6 feet higher than the one up in Boston.If Mike Napoli is swinging the...
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Mike Napoli crushes home run despite broken bat (Video)

Mike Napoli hits HR despite broken bat Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli hit a monster home run despite breaking his bat during the fourth inning of Monday night's Grapefruit League spring training game against Minnesota.The barrel of the bat landed all the way at third base, yet the ball carried all the way to the seats above the outfield wall in left-center field, which...
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Mike Napoli hit a ridiculous broken bat home run

Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know – it’s Spring Training, and what happens doesn’t matter all that much, and blah blah blah. But on Monday night, Mike Napoli hit a home run that broke his bat. It was ridiculous, incredible, and completely awesome. Imagine being Brian Duensing here. You jam Napoli and do enough to break his bat…and yet, he’s still trotting around the bases and Red...
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Red Sox Notes: Mike Napoli Shocks Himself With Crazy Display Of Power

This embed is invalid" /> The Boston Red Sox spent roughly three hours Monday night punishing a little white ball with red laces all over JetBlue Park. Boston’s offense pounded 19 hits en route to a 14-2 win over the Minnesota Twins. The Red Sox will officially clinch the 2015 Chairman’s Cup with one more victory over their Lee County brethren...
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WATCH: Boston Red Sox First Basemen Mike Napoli Shatters Bat on Home Run Against Twins

Mike Napoli has been known to swing a heavy bat from time to time over the years. That is one of the things that fans have loved about him over the years. Going in to Monday night's spring training game against the Minnesota Twins he had gone yard three times, but after his at-bat in the fourth inning he bumped his total up to four with one heck of a blast.Shoot--he hit the darn...
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Red Sox's Napoli spurs 7-run inning with broken-bat homer

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) Mike Napoli started a seven-run fourth inning with a broken-bat homer and Justin Masterson allowed one run in 5 2-3 innings as the Boston Red Sox rolled to a 14-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night. Napoli had his bat sawed off on an inside pitch from Brian Duensing. The Red Sox went on to score six more times in the inning off Duensing. Xander...
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This Broken Bat Home Run By Mike Napoli Was Impressive As Hell

Your browser does not support iframes. It’s not too often you get to see a baseball player shatter his lumber and launch a monstrous home run in the same swing, but Mike Napoli was able to accomplish that feat on Monday night. The Red Sox first baseman flashed his impressive strength by clearing the leftfield Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Mike Napoli Shatters Bat On Impressive Home Run For Red Sox (Video)

Mike Napoli reminded everyone Monday he’s as strong as an ox. Napoli shattered his bat while launching a home run in the fourth inning of the Boston Red Sox’s spring training game against the Minnesota Twins at JetBlue Park. Only the handle remained in Napoli’s hand, yet it didn’t prevent the ball from landing atop the Green Monster replica in left field. The home run was...
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Mike Napoli Doing Great Following Facial Reconstruction Surgery

When Mike Napoli announced he was having surgery following the 2014 season, Boston Red Sox fans cringed, fearing the unknown. The 33-year-old underwent a procedure to combat his sleep apnea and by all accounts, it was a real deal facial reconstruction surgery. “I’ve been dealing with sleep apnea for a long time, my whole career,” Napoli told back in October. “I...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Napoli almost retired because of sleep apnea

      This embed is invalid   " /> MASHANTUCKET, Conn. — Mike Napoli’s pillow has never felt so good.   Napoli underwent successful surgery in November to alleviate his sleep apnea, which the Boston Red Sox first baseman revealed Saturday was actually much worse than anyone ever imagined. “I couldn’t do it anymore, the way I was feeling,” Napoli...
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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