What happened to Pedroia?

What happened to Pedroia?

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia, who hasn’t played since 2019 because of a knee injury suffered two seasons earlier, announced his retirement Monday.

Did Dustin Pedroia play 2018?

Pedroia, 37, played just nine games from 2018-2020, sitting out all of last season with a chronic knee injury, and he won’t attempt to play in 2021, the final year of an eight-year, $110 million contract.

Where is Dustin Pedroia originally from?

Woodland, CA
Dustin Pedroia/Place of birth

What position did Pedroia?

Second baseman
Dustin Pedroia/Position

Dustin Luis Pedroia (born August 17, 1983) is an American former professional baseball second baseman who played his entire Major League Baseball career for the Boston Red Sox, from 2006 to 2019.

Did Dustin Pedroia get a ring?

Pedroia won three World Series rings with the Red Sox (2007, 2013 and 2018), though he was injured for most of the team’s title run in 2018. For his career, the 5-foot-9 Pedroia hit .

Is Pedroia retired?

Dustin Pedroia/Career end

What is Dustin Pedroia’s salary?

$110 million
According to his contract, Pedroia has one year remaining in his eight-year $110 million contract. His deal also involves deferred payments for salaries of $2 million on July 15, 2021, till 2024, along with $2.5 million from 2025 to 2027.

Why did Dustin Pedroia stop playing?

The end of Pedroia’s playing career officially occurred on Feb. 1, thanks to a left knee injury he simply couldn’t get over. In truth, it had been over for a couple of years, as each attempted comeback hit potholes so painful that even one of the strongest-willed players in Red Sox history couldn’t overcome them.

How old is Pedroia?

38 years (August 17, 1983)
Dustin Pedroia/Age

Did Dustin Pedroia win a Gold Glove?

Pedroia won the AL Rookie of the Year in 2007, the AL MVP in 2008 and three World Series titles with the Red Sox. He is also a four-time All-Star, four-time Gold Glove winner and 2008 Silver Slugger award winner.

Why did Dustin Pedroia retired?

Pedroia retired Feb. 1 because of a recurring left knee injury. He underwent a partial knee replacement in December 2020.

Who is the richest MLB Player in 2020?

New York Mets shortstop Francisco Lindor tops this year’s list with $45.3 million in total earnings for 2021, including endorsements, followed by Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer ($39 million), Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout ($38.5 million) and New York Yankees ace Gerrit Cole ($36.5 million).