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Rob Bradford is joined by Lou Merloni to talk life in spring training, his toiletries, sleeping arrangements, and facing off with Red Sox personnel that he might have been critical of. Rob and Lou also get into the dynamic of electronic and print media when it comes to ripping the Red Sox.
Mut and Keefe are talking more about Super Bowl LI, and what they think were some of the defining plays of the game like Julian Edelman's incredible catch or Dont'a Hightower's strip sack of Matt Ryan.
signability. For instance, in 2007, the team lost its first- and second-round picks in order to sign J.D. Drew and Julio Lugo , but it blasted past its slot recommendations to sign players like Will Middlebrooks (fifth round), Anthony Rizzo
the most in the majors) playing 50 or ore games. Among the luminaries: Nomar Garciaparra (957 games at short), Julio Lugo (258), Marco Scutaro (241), Alex Cora (176), Alex Gonzalez (155), Edgar Renteria (153), Jed Lowrie (148
they locked up what was then a 31-year-old Ortiz to a four-year deal with a team option for '11. That was it. Julio Lugo . J.D. Drew. Adrian Gonzalez . Carl Crawford. All outside the organization. But there was also an understanding
the year as the starting shortstop with Lugo and Lowrie unavailable. Countermoves ..... swept by the Angels. 2008 Injuries : Julio Lugo misses second half with torn hamstring ..... alternatives : Jed Lowrie takes over for Lugo at short and delivers strong production
tone for the season's second half. At the time of Francona's '09 lineup adjustment, he turned to Dustin Pedroia , Julio Lugo and J.D. Drew to fill the role of leadoff hitter. None were truly built for the job at the time (combining for a
it’s just trying to get used to this.” — Al Horford , on not being ready to play while recovering from a concussion he suffered during practice on Oct. 31 HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Jo Jo White (70), Julio Lugo (41), Chris Haney (48)
shortstops have formed the double play combination since Pedroia became the every day second baseman in 2007, starting with Julio Lugo . With Stephen Drew out – for now – and Xander Bogaerts in to start spring training, it’s just another day in the life of the infielder. “Well, regardless of the changes, Dustin’s role has remained the same,” John Farrell
times over the years, but without as much success. The 2007 team featured Julio Lugo and Coco Crisp , often batting near each other. One year later, Ellsbury and Lugo batted back-to-back on Opening Day. When Carl Crawford signed before 2011, he had more than 400 stolen bases — an average of 50 in each of his eight full seasons — and a career 82 percent
MLB.com , former Red Sox shortstop Julio Lugo , who is currently playing for Escogido ..... something comes that changes my mind,” Lugo told the website. “But I think this is going to be it for me.” Lugo , 37, last played in affiliated baseball
When Epstein was with the Sox, the team gave up its first-round draft pick in 2007 in order to sign free-agent Julio Lugo . (Commentary unnecessary.) But the team could offset the loss of its first-round pick by smashing past slot recommendations later in the draft to draft and then sign players who faced signability