Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 7/31/13
(Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) According to a report from Joe McDonald of ESPNBoston.com, the Boston Red Sox are calling up third baseman Brock Holt, not Will Middlebrooks from the Pawtucket Red Sox to take the place of the newly-traded Jose Iglesias on the Red Sox roster. Holt has appeared in 10 games this season for Boston, batting .280 with no home runs and eight RBI. His best game average-wise came on July 13 against the Oakland Athletics. He had a hit in three at-bats which equaled out to a .320 average for the game. His work defensively has also been impressive, particularly during the series against the Athletics. He made several leaping grabs that were of the run-saving variety. After being demoted to Pawtucket earlier in the year, Will Middlebrooks appears to be on the rebound. Currently in Pawtucket, he is hitting .257 with eight home runs and 30 RBI in 36 games. He is in the lineup today for the Pawsox’ game against the Norfolk Tides. It will be interesting to see wh...
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Mets expect Terry Collins to retire after the season

Would Carmelo Anthony accept trade to Portland as backup option?

Wade Phillips: Aaron Donald was ‘rusty’ in debut

Michael Phelps calls Tiger Woods' DUI 'massive scream for help'

Patriots' Malcolm Butler not happy about his performance

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Nebraska fires AD Shawn Eichorst days after rant

49ers' move to Santa Clara has been an absolute bust

Aaron Hernandez's family suing Patriots, NFL over CTE findings

Ric Flair opens up about alcohol abuse: ‘I’ll never drink again’

Report: Orioles not planning to shop Machado in offseason

NFL Scout: Saquon Barkley better than Ezekiel Elliott

WNBA Finals preview: Minnesota Lynx look for revenge against the Los Angeles Sparks

The 'Chris Sale joins an elite club' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: The home runs just keep on coming

Building on the NFL's positive changes beyond 2017

NFL Week 3 predictions

The 'MLB is as powerful as ever' quiz

After a decade in the WNBA, MVP Sylvia Fowles is ready for the spotlight

College football 2017 Week 4 predictions

10 teams that can unseat the Warriors in 2018

NFL Referee Hotline: Mike McCarthy is sick of these calls

The 'Kevin Durant has mad (Twitter) handles' quiz

Baseball's most underwhelming teams of 2017

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

WNBA Finals preview: Minnesota Lynx look for revenge against the Los Angeles Sparks

Three Up, Three Down: The home runs just keep on coming

The 'Chris Sale joins an elite club' quiz

Building on the NFL's positive changes beyond 2017

NFL Week 3 predictions

After a decade in the WNBA, MVP Sylvia Fowles is ready for the spotlight

The 'MLB is as powerful as ever' quiz

10 teams that can unseat the Warriors in 2018

College football 2017 Week 4 predictions

NFL Referee Hotline: Mike McCarthy is sick of these calls

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker