Boston Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said Thursday that infielder Eduardo Nunez exercised his player option for 2019, according to Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald.

Per Spotrac, Nunez will make $5 million next season.

After hitting a career-best .313 in 114 games split between the San Francisco Giants and Red Sox in 2017, Nunez signed a two-year deal with Boston that included a player option for 2019.

The 31-year-old veteran appeared in 127 games in 2018, spending time at both second base and third base. He hit .265 with 10 home runs, 44 RBI, 56 runs and seven stolen bases.

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