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Lev Sugerman-Brozan

Never Say Nava! 4

  • Posted by: Lev Sugerman-Brozan
  • April 21, 2014, 12:53 PM

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One of the advantages living close to Fenway Park (arguably one of the best baseball parks in the Major Leagues) is that I get to go to a lot of games. So far, the Red Sox have only played six games at home this this season, and I’ve been to two of them – not bad for a 10-year old, right? At one of the games, I got to see one of my favorite players, Daniel Nava, make a nice catch in right field about 10 feet away from me. I love watching Nava play. He always puts in 100 percent effort. Even if the Red Sox are losing 20-1, he still goes out there and plays like they could win.  He plays well, is incredibly committed and has a great attitude.

I think Nava has been one of the great Red Sox stories of the past few years. In 2010, on his very first pitch in the MLB, he hit a grand slam. In his very first game at Fenway Park after the Boston Marathon Bombings last season, he hit a walk–off three run homer.

But before Nava was a big league slugger, he was an undersized kid who faced a lot of personal adversity. Wondering how in the world this happened?
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Andrew Goldstein

Exclusive Kid Reporter Book Excerpt! 11

  • Posted by: Andrew Goldstein
  • April 11, 2014, 3:42 PM

Those of you who read Andrew Goldstein's work during his time with likely remember his passion for all things football, especially the New York Jets. Now, the former Kid Reporter has published his first book, Going Green, chronicling his life as a New York Jets fan! Read on for a preview. More »

Andrew Wild

Three Big Questions for Draft Day 12

  • Posted by: Andrew Wild
  • April 11, 2014, 3:28 PM

The biggest day of the NFL offseason is once again creeping up on us, and questions are everywhere. Most teams don’t yet have their game plan together, so it’s hard to know just what is going to happen, but I will attempt to answer the biggest questions heading into the draft.

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