FT. MYERS, FL - MARCH 4: J.D. Martinez #28 and Alex Verdugo #99 of the Boston Red Sox stretch during a spring training team workout on March 4, 2021 at jetBlue Park at Fenway South in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)
Alex Verdugo is about to get white-hot for the Red Sox in Minnesota
We’re about to kick off the final leg of the first road trip of the season and the Red Sox don’t seem to be slowing down whatsoever. After that rough opening weekend, Boston has rattled off six straight wins and currently sits free and clear atop the American League East standings.