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Shane Victorino’s Return A Perfect Complement To Red Sox’s Sudden Surge

BOSTON — The Red Sox have been playing with plenty of energy of late. They’re about to get another shot in the arm. Outfielder Shane Victorino returned Saturday after missing almost two months with hamstring and back injuries. There’s no way to tell whether Victorino would have changed the Red Sox’s fortunes in that span had he been healthy, but his make-up makes him the...
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Red Sox Injury Update: Shane Victorino in lineup tonight

The Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals on Friday by the score of 5-4. The win improved the Red Sox to 44-52 on the season. Although only 24th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Red Sox should be adding a spark to the lineup, as veteran outfielder Shane Victorino has been activated from the disabled list. #451875404 / gettyimages.comI reported yesterday that Victorino...
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Shane Victorino Batting Sixth In Return To Red Sox’s Starting Lineup

BOSTON — Shane Victorino will bat sixth in his return to the Red Sox’s starting lineup. Victorino, who hasn’t played in a major league game since May 23, was activated from the disabled list before Saturday’s game against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park. He’ll man his usual post in right field. It’s been a frustrating season for Victorino, as the 33-year-old outfielder...
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7/19/14- Red Sox Pregame Notes vs Royals. Shane Victorino is back!

Boston, Mass- The Red Sox, fresh off of a 5-4 win against the Royals last night, take on Kansas City in the second game of a three game series. Kansas City gives the ball to Danny Duffy, whose 2.76 ERA leads the Royals pitching staff. Duffy has gone into the sixth inning in each of his last eight starts, so he has been effective of late. On the other side of the diamond, Boston counters...
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Shane Victorino Activated By Red Sox; Mookie Betts Optioned To Triple-A

BOSTON — Shane Victorino has returned. The Red Sox activated Victorino from the disabled list before Saturday’s game against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park. Mookie Betts was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket in a corresponding roster move. Victorino hasn’t appeared in a major league game since May 23. He landed on the DL with a hamstring injury and later tweaked his back...
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Shane Victorino On Verge Of Returning To Red Sox After Injury Battles

BOSTON — Outfielder Shane Victorino could return to the Red Sox as soon as Saturday. Victorino, who hasn’t appeared in a major league game since May 23 because of injuries, was hopeful he’d be activated before Friday’s second-half opener against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park. The Red Sox decided Victorino needed at least one more rehab game with Triple-A Pawtucket...
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The Shane Victorino saga: The Flyin' Hawaiian lands in Lowell to begin rehab assignment

Jennifer WarnerContributing WriterPhoto Courtesy of FancloudIf seeing him in the Red Sox dugout this past week lifted your hopes of a Shane Victorino return to the lineup soon, you will be greatly disappointed. The 33-year-old Outfielder has been sent to Single-A Lowell to begin yet another rehab assignment.The Flyin' Hawaiian has been missing from Sox games since late May,...
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After numerous setbacks, Shane Victorino starts another rehab assignment

Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino started (or, more accurately, re-started) a minor-league rehab assignment yesterday at Single-A, going 0-for-2 with two strikeouts at the plate and playing five innings defensively in right field. Victorino has been on the disabled list since mid-May with a strained hamstring, but back problems repeatedly derailed his recovery process and have...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Red Sox Injury Update: Shane Victorino resumes rehab

The Boston Red Sox enter a weekend series against the Houston Astros with a 41-51 record, fourth in the American League East. They won on Thursday, despite getting just three hits, a two-run double by David Ortiz and RBI singles from Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mike Carp. An anemic offense, which is ranked 27th in runs score could get a boost with the return of Shane Victorino. The...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Red Sox Injury Update: Shane Victorino rehab delayed

The Boston Red Sox were all set to have right fielder Shane Victorino resume his Minor League rehab assignment Wednesday night in hopes to have him back in the Major League lineup immediately after the All-Star break. That plan is now on hold as Victorino's sore back will push his rehab back to at least Thursday.#489291979 /'s Ian Browne and Stephen...
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