napoli napoli  /ˈnæ pə li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a port and tourist center in southwestern Italy; capital of the Campania region

News

  1. Mike Napoli Exits Game Against Orioles Because of Illness

    Mike Napoli is apparently feeling under the weather. Napoli, who started Thursday’s game at first base, was replaced by Mike Carp before the start of the bottom of the third inning. The Red Sox have since announced that Napoli exited because of illness. Napoli doubled against Orioles starter Kevin Gausman in the second inning, but […]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New England Sports Network

  2. Napoli gets rest as Sox start seven-game trip

    For just the third time this season, Mike Napoli was not in Boston's starting lineup. Napoli is healthy, and manager John Farrell simply wanted to give the first baseman a rest.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Boston Red Sox

  3. Napoli hears chin music

    On Mike Napoli’s first at-bat last night, Angels starter C.J. Wilson buzzed his chin with a fastball. The Red Sox first baseman leaned back off balance, took a few steps out of the box, glared back at his former Texas Rangers batterymate, and then got back in before striking out. Sometimes, a simple high and inside pitch is just that. But in this case, there is enough evidence to believe that it ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "I have spoken to Zola," said Dalla Bona to Italian radio station Radio Kiss Kiss. "I have told him I have ended my contract with Napoli. I would love to return to London and I expect a reply from Gianfranco (Zola). I really hope that I can...
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Samuele Dalla Bona Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "Hopefully, about a month from now we'll talk about that 3-2 breaking ball that [Napoli] hit off one of the toughest pitchers ever in a playoff environment. That was big," Scioscia said.
    on Oct 5, 2008 By: Mike Scioscia Source: Washington Post

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