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BEST Athlete, red-sox-player

1999 BEST Athlete, Red Sox Player

Pedro Martinez

If there’s one swap that makes you think Dan Duquette maybe knows what he’s been doing, it was letting Roger go and signing Pedro. Roger woke up, lost weight, and won two more Cy Young awards. At the All-Star break,… read more»

1985 BEST Athlete, Red Sox Player

Jim Rice

For the second year in a row, but pressed hard by Tony Armas. read more»

1984 BEST Athlete, Red Sox Player

Jim Rice

An MVP year in 1983. Too bad he’ll probably be gone in 1986. read more»

1983 BEST Athlete, Red Sox Player

Bob Stanley

What relief. read more»

1982 BEST Athlete, Red Sox Player

Ralph Houk

The manager’s not a baseball man. He’s an alchemist. read more»