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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...
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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...
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Victorino: ‘I’m a culprit,’ Red Sox can win this season

Photo/Twitter/The Boston Globe LOWELL – Shane Victorino has every right to make excuses. After giving the Red Sox everything he had and playing through pain all season, especially in the team’s October run that ended with a World Series title, he decided to have exploratory surgery on his right thumb to release a nerve that had caused him pain throughout the playoffs. Following...
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Victorino happy with progress as Yankees crush Spinners

(Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports) LOWELL – Not even Shane Victorino could save the Lowell Spinners Thursday night. The Single-A Red Sox affiliate lost to their New York Yankee counterparts Staten Island, 11-0. Yankees starter Andy Beresford struck out seven batters in five innings of work to lead a pitching onslaught for Staten Island, who would finish with 15 strikeouts...
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Shane Victorino Restarts Minor League Rehab Assignment With Low-A Lowell

BOSTON — Shane Victorino restarted his minor league rehab assignment Thursday with Single-A Lowell. Victorino, who hasn’t appeared in a game with the Red Sox since May 23, went 0-for-2 with two strikeouts. He also played five innings in right field and is expected to play four consecutive days — with the workload ramping up each day — before being reevaluated. The plan is...
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Live: Shane Victorino makes rehab stint with Spinners

(Photo/Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)   Good evening and welcome to Lowell, where Shane Victorino and the Spinners (12-14) take on the Staten Island Yankees (13-13). Victorino restarts his rehab stint here in Lowell a day late after missing last night’s scheduled appearance with back issues. Tonight Victorino bats leadoff and will play right field for the Spinners. Reed Reilly...
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While the Phillies Ponder a Rebuild, the Reigning Champs Begin One

Last Fall, we all watched our old buddy Shane Victorino celebrate a World Series with the Boston Red Sox. This year, the Red Sox are a mirror of the Phillies at 40-51, and in last in the AL East. They've had lots of injuries, including Victorino, and they just aren't...
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Will every little thing be alright? Shane VictoriNOPE

Jennifer WarnerContributing WriterIt seems the Flyin’ Hawaiian has met another obstacle on his long and seemingly endless road to recovery this season. If you were expecting every little thing to be alright before the All-Star break, then you are in for some disappointment. Shane Victorino’s rehab assignment has now been pushed back….again.In case you have been living under...
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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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