The Boston Red Sox have gave American League MVP Dustin Pedroia an extension and a hefty raise as well we have learned. The second basemen has a signed a six-year extension worth $40.5 million that will keep him in a Red Sox uniform through the 2014 season. There is an option for the 2015 as well in the contract.
Pedroia led the AL in hits, runs and doubles in helping the Red Sox win the wild-card berth. He batted .326 with 17 home runs and 83 RBIs and also stole 20 bases.