Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 10/16/14
  BOSTON—According to a report from Aaron Gleeman of the Hardball Talk blog on NBCSports.com,  the Boston Red Sox  have demoted third baseman Will Middlebrooks to Triple-A Pawtucket. This comes a little over two weeks after he was called up from Pawtucket. Prior to that, he had been on the disabled list since May 24. First baseman Brandon Snyder has been called up from the Pawsox to take Middlebrooks’ spot on the roster. Unfortunately for Middlebrooks, things probably did not go as planned during his stint with the big club. In 29 at-bats following his call-up, he only notched four hits, which for all the math gurus out there, adds up to an average of .137. Overall this season, he has recorded 39 hits in 203 at-bats for an average of .192. He does have nine home runs and 25 RBI, but his struggles at the plate have hurt him immensely. His best game following his call-up on June 10 was three days later against the Baltimore Orioles . In that contest, he notched two hits in five at-bat...
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