"Sign Mike Lowell... Sign Mike Lowell." Those were the chants heard all along the rolling rally route after the Red Sox won the World Series in 2007. Lowell, who was named World Series MVP, turned out to mean a lot more to Boston than the "throw-in" he was projected as in the Hanley Ramirez-for-Josh Beckett trade in 2005. Lowell belted 21 homers to go along with 120 RBIs in 2007 while playing a solid third base, but injuries slowed him in 2008 and 2009 and after playing in just 73 games last season, Lowell called it a career and retired following the 2010 season.
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