Report: Red Sox eyeing Mike Napoli, Nick Swisher, Cody Ross trio

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Wednesday November 28th, 2012

Mike Napoli, along with Nick Swisher and Cody Ross, are being targeted by the Red Sox. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The Red Sox are in contact with catcher/first baseman Mike Napoli and outfielders Nick Swisher and Cody Ross, reports CBSsports.com's Jon Heyman. Seeking a first baseman and two outfielders, the trio is emerging as the team's top choice.

Napoli is talking with the Mariners and Rangers, but the Red Sox appear to be his favorite. If Napoli goes elsewhere, the Red Sox will likely pursue Adam LaRoche, given the high price of long-shot option Josh Hamilton.

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