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Series MVP Pearce says it's 'no-brainer' to stay in Boston

BOSTON (AP) World Series MVP Steve Pearce says it was a "no-brainer" to return to the Red Sox for another year.

"This was the place that I wanted to be," he said on a conference call Monday, three days after agreeing to a $6.5 million, one-year deal with the defending champions. "The chemistry we had on and off the field, wanting to defend a title, that's a big deal."

A 35-year-old journeyman who has played for seven teams - including the entire AL East - in a 12-year career, Pearce arrived in Boston at the end of June and spent most of this time with the Red Sox platooning at first base with Mitch Moreland.

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Leaders
AVG: M. Betts.346
HR: J. Martinez43
RBI: J. Martinez130
SB: M. Betts30
W: R. Porcello17
ERA: D. Price3.58
Saves: C. Kimbrel42
K: C. Sale237
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .268 (1)
Runs: 876 (1)
Hits: 1509 (1)
Home Runs: 208 (9)
Stolen Bases: 125 (3)
OBP: .339 (1)
SLG: .453 (1)
Total Bases: 2550 (1)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.75 (7)
Runs Allowed: 647 (6)
Saves: 46 (7)
Strikeouts: 1558 (4)
OpBA: .237 (7)
OBP: .309 (8)
SLG: .390 (9)
Run Support: 5.40 (1)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
11/20 C. Brewer Traded San Diego (for INF Esteban Quiroz)
11/20 M. Chavis Purchased From Minors
11/20 W. Cuevas Released
11/20 D. Hernandez Purchased From Minors
11/20 T. Lakins Purchased From Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/14 C. Sale Stomach illness (day-to-day)
10/6 M. Moreland Tight hamstring (day-to-day)
9/23 X. Bogaerts Left shoulder soreness (day-to-day)
9/19 E. Núñez Right knee soreness (day-to-day)
9/19 S. Travis Undisclosed (day-to-day)
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