The Red Sox are about to re-sign Doug Mirabelli! He will back up Jason Varitek for a seventh season! His OPS+ hasn’t been above 90 since 2004! He struck out more times than he reached base each of the last three years!
But guess what! No other backup on the market can hit any better! And they can’t catch a knuckleball! So, welcome back, Dougie! Let’s shoot for Ring No. 3!