Napoli finally reaches deal with Red Sox

January 17, 2013, 1:20 pm
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(NECN) - Six weeks after the Red Sox verbally agreed to a contract with free agent first baseman and catcher Mike Napoli, it appears the deal was finally completed on Thursday.

Numerous reports say the Sox and Napoli have agreed to a one-year, $5 million contract. The initial deal was reportedly three years for $39 million.

But the Sox became concerned over medical issues that arose in Napoli's physical, reportedly over his

Comcast SportsNet New England has more details on the deal in this story on

Tags: Boston Red Sox, free agent, Mike Napoli, first baseman
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