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Mager Transitioning Into Utility Role

Mager Transitioning Into Utility Role

FORT MYERS, FL – He is less than one month into his first professional contract and twenty-two year old Kevin Mager is playing like a veteran. The rookie comes to the Fort Myers club as an undrafted free agent out of Rollins College, a Division II program just three hours north in the Sunshine State.

Mager hit for a .238 average in the month of June for the Red Sox with four RBIs in the six games he appeared in. He's reaching base in over a third of those at-bats, holding a steady .333 OBP. "This is my first month here – I believe they called me on [June] 16th and I was here the 17th," Mager said. "First impressions are huge in this game, but you want to be quick to judge guys," Red Sox...

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