Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

This Day In History: 2000-02-03

February 3, 2006: The Red Sox sign slick-fielding shortstop Alex Gonzalez, who has spent the past eight seasons with Florida Marlins, to a one-year contract; Gonzalez replaces Edgar Renteria who only lasted one year in Boston before being shipped to Atlanta, but Gonzalez will be gone in 2007 as Boston searches for more offense from shortstop.

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