All-Star MLB second baseman who was named American League Rookie of the Year in 2007, AL MVP in 2008, and helped lead the Boston Red Sox to World Series Championships in 2007 and 2013.
He used to play cribbage before each game with former manager Terry Francona.
He married Kelli Hatley in 2006. He has two sons, Cole and Dylan.
He joined famed slugger David Ortiz on the Boston Red Sox in 2006.