Alex Verdugo

Alex Verdugo

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/192 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Tucson, Arizona
College: None
Draft: 2014 2nd round by the
  • New England Sports Network

    What Alex Cora Wants Alex Verdugo To Improve For Next Season

    Boston Red Sox outfielder Alex Verdugo doesn’t qualify as a speed demon. Verdugo possesses above average athleticism, but isn’t exactly a threat on the base paths, having stolen no more than six bases in a season during his six years in the majors, including swiping just one bag heading into the final game of this year’s campaign. But Red Sox manager Alex Cora doesn’t want that to be the case next season, hoping to tap into Verdugo’s speed and have it become an impactful part of his skill set.

  • New England Sports Network

    Xander Bogaerts Comments On Fan Support For Him To Remain With Red Sox

    I have some great memories playing here, knowing a lot of people, getting to meet a lot of people throughout the course of my career here. It’s definitely been fun. I’m definitely excited to see what the future holds.


    Watch: Red Sox, Rays pay tribute to NESN's Dennis Eckersley

    On the occasion of his final game as a NESN analyst Wednesday, Dennis Eckersley was celebrated by the Red Sox and Rays during a break in the action at Fenway. Between the top and bottom of the fifth inning, a lengthy video tribute to Eckersley was shown on the screen, one that included several highlights from his Hall of Fame career. Afterward, both dugouts came out and players from both sides -- as well as the fans in attendance -- gave Eckersley a round of applause.