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Mike Napoli Rumors & News
- Bats: R
- Throws: R
- Height: 6' 1"
- Weight: 225
- Age 34
- Seasons: 10
- Salary: 7,000,000
- Birthplace: Hollywood, Florida
- College: None
News-Herald Aug 17, 2016
Why the party?If you have been living in a cave somewhere, you may not be aware of the season that designated hitter/first baseman Mike Napoli is having for the Cleveland Indians.Napoli's feats have not only sparked the Indians to a six-game lead in the American League Central Division as of games of Aug.
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 14, 2016
CLEVELAND: The Indians offense this season has emerged as one of the league’s best, and the production has been spread out through a combination of speed and power, making it also one of the most versatile lineups in the game. Overall, the Indians entered Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels with the fourth-most runs in baseball (583) and the fifth-best team batting average (.265). They were also seventh in the majors with 150 home runs and ranked fourth with 93 stolen bases, the only team to make the top 7 in both categories. Mike Napoli (29 home runs), Carlos Santana (25), Jason...
Plain Dealer Aug 13, 2016
Here's an idea on how the Indians could keep Mike Napoli past this season.
News-Herald Aug 13, 2016
The closer the calendar gets to October, the more meaningful games become to the Tribe.Fortunately for the Indians, one of their best players knows all about the pressure that mounts in a drive for the playoffs.Mike Napoli leads the Indians with 83 RBI, fifth best in the American League.
Plain Dealer Aug 12, 2016
Mike Napoli went 4-for-4 with one homer and Carlos Santana and Jose Ramirez homered as the Cleveland Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels, 14-4, Thursday night in Cleveland.
Plain Dealer Aug 12, 2016
Get to know Napoli in this 60-second video created by the Indians, and follow along this month for more players' Indians Spotlight videos.
Halos Heaven Aug 12, 2016
It's a wet weekend in Cleveland, with the Angels playing down to the sloppy field. One player who was not affected was Halo-basher Mike Napoli. It rained water on the Angels, then it rained runs, then it reigned Mike Napoli Supreme. Don't act so surprised. We knew this was coming. At 2-8 over our last 10 we are the coldest team in Baseball and it ain't even close. That don't change on any given day. And that don't change opportunities for individual greatness. And it doesn't mean we have gotten any worse. Without a pitching staff and with a couple of holes in our lineup we haven't been much...
Orange County Register Aug 12, 2016
CLEVELAND – Jhoulys Chacin waited more than a month … for this. Just a day after Chacin said he was eager to get back into the Angels rotation to show he had fixed what had going wrong, he endured a miserable performance. Chacin gave up seven...
News-Herald Aug 12, 2016
Mike Napoli was 4 for 4 with a homer and four RBI, Lonnie Chisenhall drove in four and the Indians routed the Los Angeles Angels, 14-4, on Thursday night at Progressive Field.Indians designated hitter Carlos Santana left with a contusion on the right side of his head after being struck by a foul ball while standing in the dugout during the fifth inning.
Orange County Register Aug 11, 2016
CLEVELAND – Mike Napoli is now on his third different uniform since the Angels traded him five years ago, but one thing has not changed. He continues to make the Angels pay dearly for the decision. Napoli had four hits, including two doubles and a...
Angels Blog | Orange County Register Aug 11, 2016
Death, taxes and Mike Napoli killing the Angels. These are lifes constants. Napoli, who played on the Angels for the first five seasons of his career, owns a .328 batting average agaisnt his former club, his best against any American League team. In...
McCovey Chronicles Aug 11, 2016
The Giants are among the best in the league in certain offensive categories, yet they're among the worst in the league in others. This would explain why they can be so frustrating. The Giants have scored one run in their last 18 innings, and they’ve scored one run or fewer in three out of their last four games. They’re in a slump, alright. They’re hitting .240/.316/.361 with 19 homers in the second half. Mike Napoli has 10 homers in the second half. This was supposed to be a well-rounded offensive attack. The lineup wasn’t supposed to be a question, which meant the real problem was...
Plain Dealer Aug 5, 2016
Mike Napoli, in the midst of a bounce-back season, would like nothing better than to sign an extension with the Indians.
Plain Dealer Aug 4, 2016
When the vise of the season tightens, every team needs its veteran players to ease the pressure. Rajai Davis and Mike Napoli did that Thursday for the Indians in their win against the Twins.
Plain Dealer Aug 4, 2016
Manager Terry Francona has to be a happy man. He's bemoaned the loss of utility man Michael Martinez since the Indians were forced to designate him for assignment on July 2. Well, the Indians claimed Martinez on waivers Thursday.