Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia, left, gets a pat on the helmet from first base coach Tom Goodwin after hitting a single in the first inning of a spring training game against the Minnesota Twins on March 7 in Fort Myers, Fla. Pedroia, 35, is back after missing all but three games last season because of injuries. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia, left, gets a pat on the helmet from first base coach Tom Goodwin after hitting a single in the first inning of a spring training game against the Minnesota Twins on March 7 in Fort Myers, Fla. Pedroia, 35, is back after missing all but three games last season because of injuries. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) John Bazemore AP
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia, left, gets a pat on the helmet from first base coach Tom Goodwin after hitting a single in the first inning of a spring training game against the Minnesota Twins on March 7 in Fort Myers, Fla. Pedroia, 35, is back after missing all but three games last season because of injuries. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) John Bazemore AP