Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 6/10/13
(Photo: John E. Sokolowski, USA TODAY Sports) BOSTON--  According to a tweet from Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks is back from his rehab assignment with the Pawtucket Red Sox,  while multi-purpose utility man Pedro Ciriaco has been designated for assignment. Cafardo tweeted this regarding the move earlier today.   Pedro Ciriaco is odd man out. Middlebrooks up. While in Pawtucket, Middlebrooks hit .294 with two home runs and six RBI , beginning his assignment on June 4. His time there was a result of a lower back strain that had put him on the DL since May 24. The injury has added to what has been a difficult year for him. He is hitting .206 with eight home runs and 21 RBI , but has 54  strikeouts in comparison to seven walks. Ciriaco has been having a rough go of things this season. He has hit .216 with one home run and 4 RBI, but perhaps most glaring has been his poor play in the field as he has committed seven errors in 22 games, fo...
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