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Strong, silent type

Those who know easygoing LaRoche expect him to fit right in

Adam LaRoche’s 2 1/2-year stay in Pittsburgh ended with an offensive slump and dissatisfaction with club management. Adam LaRoche’s 2 1/2-year stay in Pittsburgh ended with an offensive slump and dissatisfaction with club management. (Jim Mcisaac/Getty Images)
By Adam Kilgore
Globe Staff / July 24, 2009

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Last year, Jason Bay took the flight Adam LaRoche made yesterday, from Pittsburgh to Boston and from obscurity in a baseball outpost to contention in a baseball epicenter. (Full article: 885 words)

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