HERE, the Red Sox are "working out" Bobby Abreu in an attempt to see if he's got anything left in the old tank. The report reads as follows:
"According to a major league source, the Red Sox have worked out veteran Bobby Abreu in Venezuela. As part of the workout, the team put the 38-year-old through drills at first base. It is believed the workout is part of both parties doing their due diligence, with it unclear if Abreu would even be open to playing first base, a position he hasn't manned during a 17-season major league career."
Mike Napoli. That deal is still not complete because they are working out the "verbiage" of the contract because of concern with a hip... read HERE.
Adam LaRoche, but then there was a report that they weren't "serious" about it because they didn't want to give up a draft pick to sign him, read HERE.
Now they are looking to a guy who's never played first place. Hey, take him. Like I said, I always like Bobby, I loved him in New York. He did his job and contributed. No, he was never a superstar in the Bronx, but I believe we got him when he was on his downside. That being said, we got what we got and he was a good soldier.
Derek Jeter or anything, you know what I mean?
We'll let you know what happens next...
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