Stephen Drew a down-to-earth fit

Following his brother to Boston, Red Sox shortstop has been key contributor

Updated: October 7, 2013, 1:47 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- His brother calls him "Dirt." His teammates call him "Dirt," too. His brother's kids? "They call me 'Uncle Dirt,''' he says.

How about his own kids?

"They call me Daddy,'' Stephen Drew says. "That's the difference.''

J.D. Drew's kids will have to settle for watching "Uncle Dirt" on TV for the time being. J.D.'s wife, Sheigh, is expecting the couple's fourth child, so big brother won't be coming here with the family to see his kid brother play shortstop ...

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