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2006 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Terry Francona
General Manager:   Theo Epstein
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,930,588
Payroll:  $120,099,824
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  David Wells (43)
Youngest Player:  Jon Lester (22)
Longest Tenure:  Tim Wakefield (12)
Top Hitter:  David Ortiz (2)
Top Pitcher:  Curt Schilling (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Jason Place (#27)

Roster Continuity:  48.61%
Top Prospect:   Andy Marte
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees9765.599--
Toronto8775.53710.0
Boston8676.53111.0
Baltimore7092.43227.0
Tampa Bay61101.37736.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Abe AlvarezBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Josh BardBoston Red Sox200620061$ 353,400 
Josh BeckettBoston Red Sox200620061$ 4,325,000 Avoided arbitration
Craig BreslowBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Mike BurnsCincinnati Reds200620061$ 332,500 
Matt ClementBoston Red Sox200520073$ 25,500,000$ 8.50m
Alex CoraCleveland Indians200520062$ 2,700,000$ 1.35m
Bryan CoreyTexas Rangers200620061$ 327,000 Minor league contract
Coco CrispBoston Red Sox200620061$ 2,750,000 Avoided arbitration
Manny DelcarmenBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Lenny DiNardoBoston Red Sox200620061$ 335,700 
Keith FoulkeBoston Red Sox200420074$ 24,000,000$ 6.00m
Kason GabbardBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Alex GonzalezBoston Red Sox200620061$ 3,000,000 
Devern HansackBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Craig HansenBoston Red Sox200520084$ 4,400,000$ 1.10mOut of the draft
Willie HarrisBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Eric HinskeToronto Blue Jays200320075$ 14,750,000$ 2.95m$0.5m signing bonus
Mike HoltzBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Ken HuckabyBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Minor League Contract
Kevin JarvisBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Jason JohnsonCleveland Indians200620061$ 3,500,000 
Gabe KaplerBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Jon LesterBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Javier LopezChicago White Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Javy LopezBaltimore Orioles200420063$ 22,500,000$ 7.50m
Mark LorettaBoston Red Sox200620061$ 3,250,000 Option year from prior contract, vested after 370 plate appearances
Mike LowellFlorida Marlins200420074$ 32,000,000$ 8.00mContract was amended after year 1.
Corky MillerBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
Doug MirabelliBoston Red Sox200520062$ 3,000,000$ 1.50m
Dustan MohrBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 Contract purchased from minors
David MurphyBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Trot NixonBoston Red Sox200420063$ 19,500,000$ 6.50mavoided arbitration
David OrtizBoston Red Sox200520062$ 12,500,000$ 6.25mClub option for 2007. Extension signed during 2004 season
Jonathan PapelbonBoston Red Sox200620061$ 335,000 
David PauleyBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Dustin PedroiaBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Carlos PenaDetroit Tigers200620061$ 327,000 
Wily Mo PenaBoston Red Sox200620061$ 1,250,000 
Manny RamirezBoston Red Sox200120088$ 160,000,000$ 20.00m$16m signing bonus with 2009-2010 club options, eliminated in trade to Dodgers in 2008.
David RiskeCleveland Indians200620061$ 1,800,000 
Curt SchillingBoston Red Sox200520062$ 25,500,000$ 12.75m
Rudy SeanezBoston Red Sox200620061$ 1,900,000 
J.T. SnowBoston Red Sox200620061$ 2,000,000 
Kyle SnyderKansas City Royals200620061$ 327,000 
Adam SternBoston Red Sox200620061$ 335,000 
Julian TavarezBoston Red Sox200620072$ 6,700,000$ 3.35mClub option for 2008
Mike TimlinBoston Red Sox200620061$ 3,024,000 
Jermaine Van BurenBoston Red Sox200620061$ 327,000 
Jason VaritekBoston Red Sox200520084$ 40,000,000$ 10.00m$4m signing bonus
Tim WakefieldBoston Red Sox200620061$ 4,000,000 Contract extension signed during 2004 season
David WellsBoston Red Sox200520062$ 8,150,000$ 4.08m
Kevin YoukilisBoston Red Sox200620061$ 355,000 



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