The Boston Red Sox still haven’t finalized their agreement
with first baseman/designated hitter Mike Napoli, as general manager Ben
Cherington told Jim Bowden of ESPN that the slugger “is still a free agent.”
Ben Cherington "We are still looking to add offense to 1B. Mike Napoli is still a free agent"
— JIM BOWDEN (@JimBowdenESPNxm) January 9, 2013