Found May 02, 2012 on Bloody Sox:
It would be criminal not to liveblog Will Middlebrooks’s first MLB game, so here it is! /**/  

Will Middlebrooks might be called up today

Red Sox #1 prospect Will Middlebrooks could get called up to the bigs as soon as today, according to WEEI. Middlebrooks sustained a jammed thumb in Pawtucket, which kept him out of the lineup on Monday and kept him from getting called up on Tuesday. He returned to the lineup yesterday and it seems as if all systems are go for him. Just like I said yesterday, if Kevin Youkilis goes...

MiddleBrooks and Cook get called up

The thumb injury proved to be a non-factor and Will Middlebrooks has been promoted to the Boston Red Sox. Third baseman Will Middlebrooks is on his way to Boston, according to a source. Middlebrooks is traveling from Toledo where Triple-A Pawtucket Is playing. Middlebrooks has earned this call-up to the majors, posting a .333 batting average, with 9 homers and 27 RBI in Pawtucket...

Will Middlebrooks headed to Boston

According to Maureen Mullen at CSNNE, Will Middlebrooks is on his way to Boston right now according to a source. The Red Sox have yet to announce anything, so nothing is official yet. He may just be traveling to Boston just in case Kevin Youkilis is placed on the DL, though Middlebrooks coming to Boston suggests the Red Sox are not optimistic about Youkilis’s health and ability...

Middlebrooks impresses Red Sox in two-hit debut

Will Middlebrooks stepped to the plate for his first major league at-bat in the second inning Wednesday night. He never swung the bat. Middlebrooks drew a walk, then stole a bases, and later collected two hits in a memorable debut for the Boston Red Sox. All that was missing was a victory. The Red Sox lost 4-2 to the Oakland Athletics, but their top prospect proved impressive...

Will Middlebrooks Savors a Night of Many Firsts in Impressive Debut

BOSTON –– Will Middlebrooks stepped into the batter's box, savoring the dream scenario he'd pondered for 23 years. He always envisioned this moment, his first major-league at-bat –– one that happened to be against Oakland pitcher Brandon McCarthy. And Middlebrooks wanted to do nothing else, but to drill the ball into oblivion. Instead, he walked on four pitches. It...

Middlebrooks injury results in Iglesias call-up

Youk has missed 3 games with a "minor" back injury, as a result, the Sox have called up Jose Iglesias to back-up the infield. To make room, Tazawa has been sent back down to the Pawsox. Third baseman, Will Middlebrooks has been on a tear to start the season in Pawtucket and his call up to Boston was imminent. A recent set-back by way of a minor thumb injury has given Jose...

Will Middlebrooks Returned From 'La La Land' to Turn in Impressive Outing in Red Sox Debut (Video)

Will Middlebrooks admitted he was "nervous" before his major league debut at Fenway Park on Wednesday night. But by night's end, Boston's top prospect had turned in a dazzling first performance. Middlebrooks said that he found himself in "la la land" during the first few innings of his first big league game. He mentioned that he quickly rallied out of...

Boston Red Sox Call Up Middlebrooks and Cook has reported the Boston Red Sox have called up third baseman Will Middlebrooks. Middlebrooks, the number one prospect in the Red Sox organization will get the start at the hot corner tonight versus the Oakland Athletics. However their is still uncertainty on exactly who’s spot Middlebrooks will take on the roster.  Some of the [...]

Will Middlebrooks Played High School Football With LaMichael James, But Focus Has Been on Baseball Ever Since

Will Middlebrooks patiently awaits the call. The 23-year-old has spent the past four-plus seasons in the Red Sox farm system, working his way to a point where he could get a shot at the big league level at any given moment. But as he watches the likes of Bryce Harper and Mike Trout -- two of baseball's premier prospects -- get opportunities in the majors at the ages of 19 and...

Will Middlebrooks, Clayton Mortensen Unable to Give Red Sox 'Beginner's Luck' Despite Strong Starts (Video)

The Red Sox brought up reinforcements from Pawtucket to battle the A's on Wednesday night, but even their solid contributions couldn't get the team a win. Despite Will Middlebrooks and Clayton Mortensen dazzling in their first big-league stints for Boston, Oakland left town with the series victory after another tough loss for the Sox. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette is a little...

Red Sox Call Up Third Baseman

The Boston Red Sox have a young third baseman in waiting, and they will wait no longer to bring him to the Big Leagues. Maureen Mullen of CSNNE.COM reports that Will Middlebrooks is on his way to Boston. The 23 year-old youngster has been on fire for Boston’s AAA Pawtucket team, batting .333 with 9 HR

Will Middlebrooks' Call-Up Possible, But Hinges on Kevin Youkilis, Aaron Cook Situations

The Red Sox are starting to turn their season around after a rough start. With an offense that has come alive in recent weeks, and a pitching staff that is slowly improving, there is more than enough time for the local nine to get on track. The past couple of days have seen a bevy of moves from the Sox camp. With Jose Iglesias receiving the call to come up from Pawtucket on Tuesday...

Will Middlebrooks 'Nervous' to Make Major League Debut As Sox Place Kevin Youkilis on DL

BOSTON –– The Red Sox have placed Kevin Youkilis on the disabled list. After missing three straight games with a stiff back, the third baseman said he was diagnosed with an "irritated joint." In the ninth inning on Tuesday, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine attempted to convince Oakland that Youkilis would be pinch-hitting. But the Athletics didn't fall for the decoy...

Red Sox Lineup vs the Orioles 5/4/12

Mike Aviles, SS Will Middlebrooks, 3B Adrian Gonzalez, 1B Dustin Pedroia, 2B David Ortiz, DH Cody Ross, RF Darnell McDonald, LF Marlon Byrd, CF Kelly Shoppach, C Jon Lester, SP
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