Mike Napoli News Archive
Napoli will have surgery to alleviate his ongoing case of sleep apnea, WEEI.com reports. "I've been dealing with sleep apnea for a long time, my whole career," Napoli wrote in a text to WEEI.com. "I've tried numerous things and none of them worked. Dental mouth piece, CPAP machine, medicines ... It's just gotten to the point where I have to get this done."
Napoli isn't expected to need surgery on either his toe or finger but he may receive aid for his sleep apnea, Sean McAdam of CSN New England reports.
The Red Sox have shut Napoli (foot) down for the remainder of the season, Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.
Napoli (foot) will miss his seventh straight game Thursday, Alex Speier of WEEI.com reports.
Napoli (foot) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday against the Rays.
Napoli (foot/finger) is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Rays.