Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 5/8/12
While Will Middlebrooks continues to have success against major league pitching, Kevin Youkilis doesn't need to worry about becoming the next Wally Pipp, apparently. Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington told reporters in Kansas City that Youk will still be the team's starting third baseman when he returns from the disabled list. "If Youk returns in a week and is ready to go, he plays third base," Cherington was quoted as saying. "He's been here. It's great that Will has come up and done a good job and we like him a lot and he's a big part of our...
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