|Dec. 6 6:40 PM PT7:40 PM MT8:40 PM CT9:40 PM ET21:40 ET2:40 GMT10:40 CST7:40 PM MST9:40 PM EST10:10 PM VEN6:40 UAE (+1)8:40 PM CT-Napoli is returning to the Boston Red Sox. The free agent first baseman with the bushy beard reached agreement with the World Series champions Friday on a two-year contract for $32 million.
Analysis: Napoli tweeted that "The beard is coming back to Boston!!! Couldn't be happier!!" Napoli hit .259 with 23 home runs and 92 RBIs this year in his first season with the Red Sox.
|Sep. 29 8:47 PM PT9:47 PM MT10:47 PM CT11:47 PM ET23:47 ET3:47 GMT11:47 CST8:47 PM MST10:47 PM EST11:17 PM VEN7:47 UAE (+1)10:47 PM CT-Napoli went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Sunday's 7-6 loss at Baltimore.
Analysis: Napoli finished the regular season with 23 homers and a career-high 92 RBIs. His previous best was 75 in 2011.
|Sep. 7 3:14 PM PT4:14 PM MT5:14 PM CT6:14 PM ET18:14 ET22:14 GMT6:14 CST3:14 PM MST5:14 PM EST5:44 PM VEN2:14 UAE (+1)5:14 PM CT-Napoli went 3 for 3 with 19th home run and four RBIs in Boston's 12-8 victory over the Yankees on Friday.
Analysis: Napoli is 8 for 13 with two homers and six RBIs over his last four games.
|Aug. 26 10:11 AM PT11:11 AM MT12:11 PM CT1:11 PM ET13:11 ET17:11 GMT1:11 CST10:11 AM MST12:11 PM EST12:41 PM VEN21:11 UAE12:11 PM CT-Napoli went 2 for 4 with a homer and three RBIs in Sunday's 8-1 win at Dodger Stadium.
Analysis: Nine of Napoli's 16 homers have come on the road.
|Aug. 17 2:38 PM PT3:38 PM MT4:38 PM CT5:38 PM ET17:38 ET21:38 GMT5:38 CST2:38 PM MST4:38 PM EST5:08 PM VEN1:38 UAE (+1)4:38 PM CT-Napoli has a sore left foot.
Analysis: Napoli, hitting 5 for 42 in his last 12 games, may be back in the lineup Tuesday. The injury isn't considered serious, so he's not expected to be placed on the disabled list. Continue to monitor the developments if he's not back soon.
|Aug. 15 5:47 PM PT6:47 PM MT7:47 PM CT8:47 PM ET20:47 ET0:47 GMT8:47 CST5:47 PM MST7:47 PM EST8:17 PM VEN4:47 UAE (+1)7:47 PM CT-Napoli finally connected for his 15th home run in Boston's 4-3 loss at Toronto on Wednesday.
Analysis: Napoli had been just 8 for 61 (.131) with 30 strikeouts in 17 games between his 14th and 15th homers.
|Aug. 10 1:17 PM PT2:17 PM MT3:17 PM CT4:17 PM ET16:17 ET20:17 GMT4:17 CST1:17 PM MST3:17 PM EST3:47 PM VEN0:17 UAE (+1)3:17 PM CT-Napoli had two hits and three RBIs in Friday' 9-6 loss at Kansas City.
Analysis: With 67 RBIs, Napoli is eight away from matching his career high set in 2011.
|July 25 4:31 PM PT5:31 PM MT6:31 PM CT7:31 PM ET19:31 ET23:31 GMT7:31 CST4:31 PM MST6:31 PM EST7:01 PM VEN3:31 UAE (+1)6:31 PM CT-Napoli was 2 for 3 with a homer and a double in Boston's 5-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Wednesday.
Analysis: Napoli is 11 for 27 (.407) over his last eight games with three doubles and three home runs.
|July 22 7:47 AM PT8:47 AM MT9:47 AM CT10:47 AM ET10:47 ET14:47 GMT22:47 CST7:47 AM MST9:47 AM EST10:17 AM VEN18:47 UAE9:47 AM CT-Napoli homered twice in Sunday's 8-7, 11-inning win over the Yanks.
Analysis: Napoli drove in four runs and ended the 4-hour, 46-minute game at 12:53 a.m. Monday with a blast off Adam Warren.
|June 15 11:59 AM PT12:59 PM MT1:59 PM CT2:59 PM ET14:59 ET18:59 GMT2:59 CST11:59 AM MST1:59 PM EST2:29 PM VEN22:59 UAE1:59 PM CT-Napoli has been sent back to Boston so doctors can examine him after an illness has kept him sidelined for several days. Napoli was pulled in the third inning of Thursday night's game against Baltimore. He has not played since.
Analysis: Napoli has reached base safely in 14 straight games and is batting .262 with nine homers. His 49 RBIs through Friday were tied for the team lead with David Ortiz.
|June 2 2:15 PM PT3:15 PM MT4:15 PM CT5:15 PM ET17:15 ET21:15 GMT5:15 CST2:15 PM MST4:15 PM EST4:45 PM VEN1:15 UAE (+1)4:15 PM CT-Napoli hit a grand slam Saturday in an 11-1 rout of the Yanks.
Analysis: Napoli went 3 for 5 with his second homer in six games.
|May 28 12:09 PM PT1:09 PM MT2:09 PM CT3:09 PM ET15:09 ET19:09 GMT3:09 CST12:09 PM MST2:09 PM EST2:39 PM VEN23:09 UAE2:09 PM CT-Napoli homered among two hits as the Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 on Monday night.
Analysis: Napoli's last multihit effort was May 12.
|May 13 11:39 AM PT12:39 PM MT1:39 PM CT2:39 PM ET14:39 ET18:39 GMT2:39 CST11:39 AM MST1:39 PM EST2:09 PM VEN22:39 UAE1:39 PM CT-Napoli was 3 for 4 with a home run on Sunday as Boston took a 12-4 loss to Toronto.
Analysis: It was the first home run in 11 games for Napoli, who is .220 during that stretch but still slugging .537 on the season.
|May 9 10:27 AM PT11:27 AM MT12:27 PM CT1:27 PM ET13:27 ET17:27 GMT1:27 CST10:27 AM MST12:27 PM EST12:57 PM VEN21:27 UAE12:27 PM CT-Napoli had two hits as the Red Sox were dominated by the Twins 15-8 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Napoli now has a seven-game homerless drought that is hurting fantasy owners.
|May 3 4:08 PM PT5:08 PM MT6:08 PM CT7:08 PM ET19:08 ET23:08 GMT7:08 CST4:08 PM MST6:08 PM EST6:38 PM VEN3:08 UAE (+1)6:08 PM CT-Napoli says it's not "too weird" to be back in Texas and that he looks to competing against his good friends.
Analysis: After 54 homers the last two seasons for Texas, Napoli went into Friday night's series opener with a majors-leading 22 extra-base hits, including six homers.
|May 2 12:55 PM PT1:55 PM MT2:55 PM CT3:55 PM ET15:55 ET19:55 GMT3:55 CST12:55 PM MST2:55 PM EST3:25 PM VEN23:55 UAE2:55 PM CT-Napoli was 3 for 4 with two homers and a double in Boston's 10-1 win over Toronto on Wednesday.
Analysis: Napoli is batting .341 with four home runs and 14 RBIs in 11 games dating back to April 21.
|Apr. 23 2:44 PM PT3:44 PM MT4:44 PM CT5:44 PM ET17:44 ET21:44 GMT5:44 CST2:44 PM MST4:44 PM EST5:14 PM VEN1:44 UAE (+1)4:44 PM CT-Napoli hit a grand slam and drove in five runs in Monday's win over Baltimore.
Analysis: Napoli is hitting .379 over his last seven, with five multiple-hit games in that span.
|Apr. 18 7:49 PM PT8:49 PM MT9:49 PM CT10:49 PM ET22:49 ET2:49 GMT10:49 CST7:49 PM MST9:49 PM EST10:19 PM VEN6:49 UAE (+1)9:49 PM CT-Napoli went 2 for 5 with two RBIs in Wednesday's 6-3 win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Napoli knocked in his ninth and 10 runs in six games.
|Apr. 17 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 ET22:09 GMT6:09 CST3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Napoli had two doubles and three RBIs in Tuesday's win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Napoli, who had the game-winning hit Monday versus Tampa Bay, has a team-high 14 RBIs.
|Apr. 12 2:14 PM PT3:14 PM MT4:14 PM CT5:14 PM ET17:14 ET21:14 GMT5:14 CST2:14 PM MST4:14 PM EST4:44 PM VEN1:14 UAE (+1)4:14 PM CT-Napoli had two hits and an RBI in Thursday's 3-2 loss to Baltimore.
Analysis: Napoli's eight RBIs are tied for the team lead.
|Apr. 8 3:15 PM PT4:15 PM MT5:15 PM CT6:15 PM ET18:15 ET22:15 GMT6:15 CST3:15 PM MST5:15 PM EST5:45 PM VEN2:15 UAE (+1)5:15 PM CT-Napoli slugged his second homer and four RBIs in a 13-0 win over Toronto on Sunday.
Analysis: Napoli also went 2 for 5 and scored a pair of runs.
|Apr. 6 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET17:31 ET21:31 GMT5:31 CST2:31 PM MST4:31 PM EST5:01 PM VEN1:31 UAE (+1)4:31 PM CT-Napoli homered and drove in three runs in a 6-4 win over Toronto on Friday.
Analysis: Napoli is just 3 for 19 over his first four games.