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Brock Holt Influence Again Displayed In Red Sox Acquiring Luis Jimenez

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Brock Holt is becoming more ingrained in the Red Sox’s decision-making. And the Holt effect stretches across multiple levels of the organization. While the Red Sox aren’t necessarily building around Holt, they are taking into consideration the super utility player’s versatility and success in their roster...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Pushes Red Sox to 7-5 Victory over the Orioles

Boston Red Sox’s Brock Holt, right, celebrates his three run home run with Allen Craig, center, and Pablo Sandoval in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. The Red Sox won 7-5. (ESPN/Gail Burton) The unlikely hero for the Red Sox in 2014 seems to be the same in 2015. Brock Holt. After emerging on the scene last...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt’s Nifty Defense In Red Sox’s Win Adds To Growing Reputation

This embed is invalid" /> Brock Holt has become a human ping pong ball the last two seasons, bouncing all over the place for the Boston Red Sox and rarely settling into one area or stopping completely. The epic volley continued Tuesday as Holt made a pair of excellent defensive plays at shortstop to help the Red Sox secure a 1-0 win over the Tampa...
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Brock Holt No Longer A Secret, But Still A Weapon For 2015 Red Sox

This embed is invalid" /> FORT MYERS, Fla. — Brock Holt might just be another face in the crowd when it comes to going out in public. Between the white lines is a different story. Holt emerged as a valuable contributor for the Boston Red Sox last season despite the club’s overall struggles. The effort has led to little recognition off the field...
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Brock Holt: I’m Ready For Whatever Role Boston Red Sox Give Me In 2015

This embed is invalid" /> Brock Holt is up for anything. Holt, whose role with the Red Sox frequently changed throughout the 2014 season, is unsure how he’ll be used in 2015, especially in the wake of Boston’s new additions. The super utility man doesn’t find the uncertainty discouraging, though. Instead, he’s embracing his undefined job. “I’m...
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: Quick hits

At this point in the season the Boston Red Sox are not playing for wins and losses. That time has come and gone. Instead, they are playing to evaluate and showcase talent while gauging which players they believe can impact the 2015 team, and which players would be better served elsewhere. So, for all things 2015, let’s take a look at what’s been going on this week: Matt Barnes...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nation Is Outraged As Brock Holt Sits Out

(FenwayNation Photo)After 59 straight starts, Brock 'Babe' Holt is being "rested" tonight—just when the Rd Sox desperately need his juice at the top of the lineup to win tonight's critical Game 3 of the make-or-break road trip. Manager John Farrell justified the decision thusly, "We never like to take any player out that’s doing extremely well. And yet we feel like he’s played...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Boston's Brock Holt makes unreal catch

The Red Sox were matching outs with runs this Monday night in Toronto, playing 14 runs before the fifth inning was even over. But Brock Holt added insult to injury with this absolutely incredible catch of a Dan Johnson fly ball, showing that when it rains (even in a dome) it pours.
Via The Outside Corner
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Should Remain Red Sox Shortstop

The Boston Red Sox still believe they are in the hunt. At 9.5 games out of the American League East, they still have a shot, albeit an outside one. Boston’s offense is last in the American League in runs and they will need to pick up the pace to have any chance. The Red Sox production from outfielders is last in the American League. The outfield in 2014 has included Daniel Nava...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

What does Brock Holt really mean to the Boston Red Sox?

From third base to first base, to left field? Who knew utility-man Brock Holt had so much to offer? Holt even made a great play in left against Detroit Sunday night. Although he didn’t steal in the ninth inning like John Kruk was begging him to, Holt has given the Red Sox offense a big boost. The only question is, how long will this last? The 25-year-old Rice University product...
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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