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1 - Johnny Damon
2 - Todd Walker, Mark Bellhorn, Edgar Renteria
3 - Nomar Garciaparra, Ortiz ('04 '05)
4 - Manny Ramirez
5 - David Ortiz, Millar, Nixon
6 - Kevin Millar, Varitek, Millar
7 - Trot Nixon, Mueller, Varitek
8 - Bill Mueller, Gabe Kapler, Mueller
9 - Jason Varitek, Pokey Reese, Bellhorn
Batting Average - .289 (2003), .282 (2004), .281 (2005)
Runs - 961 (2003), 949 (2004), 910 (2005)
Home Runs - 238 (2003), 222 (2004), 199 (2005)
Doubles - 371 (2003), 373 (2004), 339 (2005)
Stolen Bases - 88 (2003), 68 (2004), 45 (2005)
The Red Sox won 95, 98 & 95 games during this span, led by Ortiz, Ramirez, Damon and company.
In 2003, Mueller won the batting title title with a .326 average, just beating out Ramirez, who finished with a .325 average. Garciaparra and Nixon also broke the .300 mark with .301 and .306, respectively. Boston finished first in team batting average.
In 2004, Red Sox again finished in the Top 4 in the main offensive categories, even with the departure of Garciaparra.
Nomar was traded to the Cubs as part of a four-team deal at the deadline. The Red Sox upgraded their infield and bench by receiving Orlando Cabrera and Doug Mientkiewicz.
On the same day, they also strengthened their outfield depth by acquiring David Roberts for Henri Stanley.
These moves were pivotal in the second half of the season and during the postseason as the Red Sox swept the St. Louis Cardinals in the World Series.
In 2005, the Red Sox dynamic duo finished with a combined 92 round-trippers and 289 runs batted in. You could make a strong argument that Ramirez and Ortiz '05 season was one of the best of all time by two players on the same team.
In 2006, the offense dipped due to free agency and injuries as the once mighty attack finished 12th in team batting average and sixth in runs.