|Dec. 9 4:09 PM PT5:09 PM MT6:09 PM CT7:09 PM ET19:09 ET0:09 GMT8:09 CST5:09 PM MST7:09 PM EST7:39 PM VEN4:09 UAE (+1)6:09 PM CT-Red Sox manager John Farrell expects Pedroia, Clay Buchholz and Andrew Miller to be ready for the start of spring training.
Analysis: Pedroia had surgery on his left thumb in November and Farrell said his feisty second baseman had the pin taken out last week. Farrell said Monday at baseball's winter meetings that even if Pedroia isn't set to play in early exhibition games, he'll get ''ample at-bats.''
|Nov. 13 3:28 PM PT4:28 PM MT5:28 PM CT6:28 PM ET18:28 ET23:28 GMT7:28 CST4:28 PM MST6:28 PM EST6:58 PM VEN3:28 UAE (+1)5:28 PM CT-Pedroia had surgery on his left thumb Wednesday. The operation to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his thumb was performed by Dr. Donald Sheridan in Scottsdale, Ariz. The team said it was a success.
Analysis: Pedroia hurt his hand diving into first base on opening day and played the rest of the season with the injury. The 2008 AL MVP appeared in 160 games, batting .301 with 42 doubles and 84 RBIs while helping the Red Sox win the World Series for the second time in his seven-year career.
|Sep. 29 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 CST10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE12:09 PM CT-Pedroia had three hits for the second straight game, going 3 for 5 with an RBI in Saturday's 6-5 loss to Baltimore.
Analysis: Pedroia is 6 for 9 in the first two games of the final regular-season series versus the Orioles.
|Sep. 20 10:53 AM PT11:53 AM MT12:53 PM CT1:53 PM ET13:53 ET17:53 GMT1:53 CST10:53 AM MST12:53 PM EST1:23 PM VEN21:53 UAE12:53 PM CT-Pedroia had two hits with an RBI on Thursday.
Analysis: He's batting .325 during a nine-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 7 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 ET22:09 GMT6:09 CST3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Pedroia went 3 for 5 with a double to help Boston outslug the Yankees 12-8 on Friday.
Analysis: Pedroia had been 6 for 32 over his previous eight games.
|Aug. 28 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET17:36 ET21:36 GMT5:36 CST2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST5:06 PM VEN1:36 UAE (+1)4:36 PM CT-Pedroia went 3 for 5 with two RBIs in Boston's 13-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Pedroia is still hitting .205 against the O's in 2013 so he could be a risky play down the stretch since these AL East rivals meet numerous times.
|Aug. 14 10:25 AM PT11:25 AM MT12:25 PM CT1:25 PM ET13:25 ET17:25 GMT1:25 CST10:25 AM MST12:25 PM EST12:55 PM VEN21:25 UAE12:25 PM CT-Pedroia went 2 for 6 with a stolen base in Tuesday's 4-2, 11-inning win over the Jays.
Analysis: Pedroia is hitting .383 against Toronto.
|July 31 2:21 PM PT3:21 PM MT4:21 PM CT5:21 PM ET17:21 ET21:21 GMT5:21 CST2:21 PM MST4:21 PM EST4:51 PM VEN1:21 UAE (+1)4:21 PM CT-Pedroia snapped out of a slump by hitting a two-run homer and an RBI single in an 8-2 win over Seattle on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Pedroia was 2 for 35 (.057) in his previous nine games and 0 for 12 in his previous three.
|July 25 4:11 PM PT5:11 PM MT6:11 PM CT7:11 PM ET19:11 ET23:11 GMT7:11 CST4:11 PM MST6:11 PM EST6:41 PM VEN3:11 UAE (+1)6:11 PM CT-Pedroia must wait until July 2028 to receive all the money from his $110 million, eight-year contract with the Boston Red Sox, which includes $18 million salary that is deferred without interest for seven years and a full no-trade provision that starts this Aug. 7.
Analysis: The All-Star second baseman is making $10 million this year and had been due to earn the same amount next season under a $40.5 million, six-year contract that included an $11 million club option for 2015 with a $500,000 buyout. Under the new deal finalized Wednesday, he receives a $1 million signing bonus payable within 30 days of approval by the commissioner's office. He gets a raise to $12.5 million next year and receives the same salary in 2015.
|July 24 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET15:08 ET19:08 GMT3:08 CST12:08 PM MST2:08 PM EST2:38 PM VEN23:08 UAE2:08 PM CT-The Boston Red Sox and Pedroia have finalized a $110 million, eight-year contract through the 2021 season. Pedroia had been signed for 2014 at $10 million under his old deal. The new contract was announced Wednesday.
Analysis: The 5-foot-8, 165-pound infielder was the AL Rookie of the Year in 2007 and AL MVP in 2008. Pedroia said on Tuesday that he was looking forward to completing the deal because ``this is my home.'' Pedroia is batting .306 this season with 25 doubles, six home runs and 58 RBIs. In his seven-year career - all with the Red Sox - he has a .303 batting average and an on-base percentage of .371.
|July 23 1:49 PM PT2:49 PM MT3:49 PM CT4:49 PM ET16:49 ET20:49 GMT4:49 CST1:49 PM MST3:49 PM EST4:19 PM VEN0:49 UAE (+1)3:49 PM CT-A person with knowledge of the talks says All-Star second baseman Dustin Pedroia is in the process of agreeing to a deal with the Boston Red Sox adding $100 million over seven seasons through 2021. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the agreement was not yet complete.
Analysis: Pedroia is making $10 million this year and is guaranteed the same amount in 2014 as part of a $40.5 million, six-year contract that started in 2009. That deal includes a $11 million club option for 2015 with a $500,000 buyout.
|July 10 12:30 PM PT1:30 PM MT2:30 PM CT3:30 PM ET15:30 ET19:30 GMT3:30 CST12:30 PM MST2:30 PM EST3:00 PM VEN23:30 UAE2:30 PM CT-Pedroia went 2 for 5 with a homer and three RBIs in Tuesday's 11-8 win over the Mariners.
Analysis: Pedroia is batting .272 on the road compared to .374 at Fenway.
|June 29 1:02 PM PT2:02 PM MT3:02 PM CT4:02 PM ET16:02 ET20:02 GMT4:02 CST1:02 PM MST3:02 PM EST3:32 PM VEN0:02 UAE (+1)3:02 PM CT-Pedroia had three hits Friday in a 7-5 win over Toronto.
Analysis: Pedroia is 12 for 21 in the last five games.
|June 28 1:15 PM PT2:15 PM MT3:15 PM CT4:15 PM ET16:15 ET20:15 GMT4:15 CST1:15 PM MST3:15 PM EST3:45 PM VEN0:15 UAE (+1)3:15 PM CT-Pedroia homered during a seven-run second to help the Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 in the opener of a four-game series Thursday night.
Analysis: Pedroia is 9 for 16 in the last four games.
|June 26 2:14 PM PT3:14 PM MT4:14 PM CT5:14 PM ET17:14 ET21:14 GMT5:14 CST2:14 PM MST4:14 PM EST4:44 PM VEN1:14 UAE (+1)4:14 PM CT-Pedroia went 3 for 5 with four RBIs in an 11-4 win over Colorado on Tuesday.
Analysis: Pedroia may be heating up, going 6 for 9 in his last two games.
|June 24 1:21 PM PT2:21 PM MT3:21 PM CT4:21 PM ET16:21 ET20:21 GMT4:21 CST1:21 PM MST3:21 PM EST3:51 PM VEN0:21 UAE (+1)3:21 PM CT-Pedroia had three hits Sunday in a 7-5 loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Pedroia was 6 for 41 in his previous 11 games.
|June 9 9:34 AM PT10:34 AM MT11:34 AM CT12:34 PM ET12:34 ET16:34 GMT0:34 CST9:34 AM MST11:34 AM EST12:04 PM VEN20:34 UAE11:34 AM CT-Pedroia extended his hit streak to 12 games in Boston's doubleheader split with the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
Analysis: Pedroia, who had a pair of hits in both games, is hitting .340 (16 for 47) with six doubles, two homers and 10 RBIs during his streak.
|June 6 12:07 PM PT1:07 PM MT2:07 PM CT3:07 PM ET15:07 ET19:07 GMT3:07 CST12:07 PM MST2:07 PM EST2:37 PM VEN23:07 UAE2:07 PM CT-Pedroia hit his fourth homer during Wednesday's 3-2 loss to Texas.
Analysis: Pedroia is hitting .368 with three homers, 21 runs and 18 RBIs over his last 27 games. He's hit safely in each of his last nine contests.
|June 1 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET19:31 GMT3:31 CST12:31 PM MST2:31 PM EST3:01 PM VEN23:31 UAE2:31 PM CT-Pedroia had three hits as the Red Sox fell to the Yanks 4-1 on Friday.
Analysis: Pedroia is 7 for 17 against the Bronx Bombers in 2013.
|May 26 9:43 AM PT10:43 AM MT11:43 AM CT12:43 PM ET12:43 ET16:43 GMT0:43 CST9:43 AM MST11:43 AM EST12:13 PM VEN20:43 UAE11:43 AM CT-Pedroia went 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored in Saturday's 7-4 win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Pedroia is batting .400 with two homers, 18 runs and 13 RBIs over the last 20 games.
|May 20 10:34 AM PT11:34 AM MT12:34 PM CT1:34 PM ET13:34 ET17:34 GMT1:34 CST10:34 AM MST12:34 PM EST1:04 PM VEN21:34 UAE12:34 PM CT-Pedroia went 2 for 5 with a homer and three RBIs in Sunday's 5-1 win at Minnesota.
Analysis: Pedroia has been on fire of late, going 21 for 45 (.467) over his last 11 games. His homer was just his second of the season.
|May 19 11:41 AM PT12:41 PM MT1:41 PM CT2:41 PM ET14:41 ET18:41 GMT2:41 CST11:41 AM MST1:41 PM EST2:11 PM VEN22:41 UAE1:41 PM CT-Pedroia had two hits, two walks and an RBI while extending his hitting streak to 10 games in Saturday's 12-5 victory in Minnesota.
Analysis: Pedroia, hitting .341 this season, is 19 for 40 (.475) with five doubles and five RBIs during his streak.
|May 11 3:36 PM PT4:36 PM MT5:36 PM CT6:36 PM ET18:36 ET22:36 GMT6:36 CST3:36 PM MST5:36 PM EST6:06 PM VEN2:36 UAE (+1)5:36 PM CT-Pedroia had two hits in a 5-0 win over Toronto on Friday night.
Analysis: Pedroia has seven hits in his last 12 at-bats.
|May 9 10:24 AM PT11:24 AM MT12:24 PM CT1:24 PM ET13:24 ET17:24 GMT1:24 CST10:24 AM MST12:24 PM EST12:54 PM VEN21:24 UAE12:24 PM CT-Pedroia had three hits as the Red Sox were dominated by the Twins 15-8 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Pedroia has six hits in the series entering Thursday.
|Apr. 15 2:57 PM PT3:57 PM MT4:57 PM CT5:57 PM ET17:57 ET21:57 GMT5:57 CST2:57 PM MST4:57 PM EST5:27 PM VEN1:57 UAE (+1)4:57 PM CT-Pedroia broke out out of a 1 for 10 slump over his previous three games with three hits in a 5-0 win over Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Analysis: Pedroia also doubled and scored a run. It was his first multi-hit game since April 7.
|Apr. 1 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 CST2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Pedroia had two hits and an RBI in Monday's 8-2 win in the Bronx.
Analysis: Pedroia has four multi-hit games in his last five against the Yankees.