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Brent Lillibridge saw his first action in a Red Sox uniform on Monday night, replacing Cody Ross for defensive purposes in right field. Lillibridge will get his first start in Boston on Tuesday against the Blue Jays, though, starting in center field and hitting ninth in the Sox lineup. Lillibridge, who came to the Red Sox as part of the Kevin Youkilis trade, was hitting just .175 in 49 games with the White Sox this year. His best season was arguably during 2011, when Lillibridge hit .275 with 13 home runs and 29 RBIs in 97 games. Shortstop Mike Aviles...

“Yeah, I’m sad! Brent Lillibridge is my favorite guy!”

Little boy is very upset that the White Sox traded former Brave Brent Lillibridge... "Yeah, I'm sad! Brent Lillibridge is my favorite guy!" This was pretty much my reaction when Dale Murphy got traded and Tom Glavine  chose the Mets (except, with girl-tears, of course). I have a better understanding of the business of baseball now, but I'm sure I'll still...

Brent Lillibridge Brings Versatile Style to Boston After Playing Every Position Except Pitcher, Catcher

Brent Lillibridge has taken Kevin Youkilis' locker. But that's about the only similarity between the two. Through four seasons with the White Sox, Lillibridge has epitomized the description of a utility man, playing every single position on the baseball diamond except for pitcher and catcher. As he acclimates to life with the Red Sox, Lillibridge expects his versatility to...

ChiSox fan devastated by Lillibridge trade

There were probably a few tears in New England after members of Red Sox Nation heard that longtime infielder Kevin Youkilis got traded to the White Sox for Brent Lillibridge. However, one White Sox fan clearly took the news the hardest, as seen in the video below. The video was tweeted out by the young fan's father and retweeted by both Lillibridge and current White Sox player...

Brent Lillibridge on trade to Red Sox: ‘Baseball is kind of a sorority of guys’

Utility man Brent Lillibridge has had an eventful few days since he was shipped to the Red Sox by the White Sox in the Kevin Youkilis trade on Sunday, but even given the frenzied nature of having his life uprooted and being forced to relocate doesn’t necessarily excuse the 28-year-old from understanding the difference between [...]

Parents of Young White Sox Fan Crying Over Brent Lillibridge, Kevin Youkilis Trade Defend Video

Losing your favorite player in a trade can be tough, as one young White Sox fan discovered when Brent Lillibridge was traded to the Red Sox in exchange for Kevin Youkilis. When Corbin DeWitt heard the news that Lillibridge was headed for Boston, he broke down in tears --something his father caught on camera. Now that the video has gone viral, some are criticizing DeWitt's parents...

Young White Sox Fan Crushed Over Lillibridge Trade

The Chicago White Sox acquired third baseman Kevin Youkilis from the Red Sox yesterday for utility player Brent Lillibridge and pitcher Zach Stewart. It looks like a pretty good trade for the White Sox. They get an All Star player for next to nothing. However, one young fan was crushed after learning that his favorite player, Brent Lillibridge, was included in the trade. Hey,...

Mike Aviles Using Communication as Major Asset in Improving Red Sox Defense (Video)

Coming into the 2012 season, the big knock on Mike Aviles was his lack of defensive ability at the shortstop position. Now, it seems that the talented infielder is playing a major role in coordinating the Boston defensive attack. Aviles made a key play in the Red Sox 5-1 win over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night, keeping a runner at first base because of his knowledge of the kicks...

Brent Lillibridge's Addition Could Force Red Sox Into Tough Roster Decisions After All-Star Break (Video)

Brent Lillibridge's career in Boston is just getting going, but it looks like he could be fighting for his spot on the Red Sox roster over the next few weeks. Lillibridge, who was part of the Kevin Youkilis trade from the Chicago White Sox, hasn't had the best season so far batting just .175 and is hoping the change of scenery will help him turn things around offensively...

Red Sox trade Kevin Youkilis to White Sox for Zach Stewart and Brent Lillibridge

Mere hours after helping the Boston Red Sox defeat the Atlanta Braves at Fenway Park, third baseman Kevin Youkilis was traded to the Chicago White Sox for prospect Zach Stewart and utilityman Brent Lillibridge, per US Today: At Fenway Park on Sunday, Youkilis tipped his cap, blew kisses and shed a few tears to a [...]

Youk Traded to White Sox

Kevin Youkilis has been traded to the Chicago White Sox for right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart and outfielder Brent Lillibridge.

Meet Zach Stewart

Here’s the Red Sox newest pitcher The Kevin Youkilis trade has come and gone and the Boston Red Sox got two players for him. One was utility player Brent Lillibridge and in terms of the grand scheme of the deal seems like the after-thought player. The “centerpiece” (if we dare call it that) was pitchers Zack Stewart who was formally a centerpiece in a deal involving Edwin Jackson...

Red Sox rally against Blue Jays' relievers to get win

BOSTON -- With Toronto's rotation ravaged by injuries left-hander Aaron Laffey was pressed into starting duty in the big leagues for the first time since July 19, 2010. Laffey gave the Blue Jays an impressive outing, going six scoreless innings, giving up three hits and two walks with two strikeouts. But turning the game over to the Jays bullpen in the seventh was Toronto...

Red Sox 5, Blue Jays 1

BOSTON - With Toronto's rotation ravaged by injuries left-hander Aaron Laffey was pressed into starting duty for the first time since July 19, 2010. Laffey gave the Blue Jays an impressive outing, going six scoreless innings, giving up three hits and two walks with two strikeouts. But turning the game over to the Jays bullpen in the seventh was Toronto's downfall, as...

Afternoon Red Sox Delight - 6/26

After falling last night 9-6, the Boston Red Sox look to even up the series in the second game of a three-game set with the Toronto Blue Jays at historic Fenway Park. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 p.m. and will be broadcast on NESN in the Red Sox television market. If you live in the Blue Jays television market, you can catch the game on Rogers SportsNet or TVA Sports (French...
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