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Julio Lugo (1975–2021), former Boston Red Sox shortstop

by Kirk Fox

Julio Lugo was a former Major League Baseball shortstop who won the World Series in 2007 with the Boston Red Sox.

World Series Champion

Julio Lugo was a Dominican-born shortstop who played for seven teams during his 12 year Major League Baseball career. In 2007, he won a World Series ring with the Boston Red Sox when they they swept the Colorado Rockies. Lugo hit 80 home runs and stole 198 bases in his career . He was drafted by the Houston Astros in 2000 and played with Tampa, the Dodgers, the Cardinals, Atlanta, Baltimore, and Boston.

Tributes to Julio Lugo

Full Obituary: CNN

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