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The 1B that got away

8 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

The Red Sox dearly wanted to sign Jose Abreu in the fall of 2013, but their six-year, $60 million offer fell short to the White Sox. Since the 2014 season, the Red Sox have gone through a succession of first basemen - primarily Mike Napoli, Hanley Ramirez and Mitch Moreland - who never came close to approaching the production Abreu has given the White Sox. Production from Jose Abreu compared to Red Sox first basemen since 2014, including MLB rank: HR Jose Abreu 146 Red Sox 121 BA
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