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Shane Victorino Late Scratch For Red Sox Vs. Rangers With Calf Soreness

BOSTON — Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino was a late scratch Wednesday with what manager John Farrell termed “soreness more centralized around the left calf.” “It’s not anything related to the low back or hamstring (injuries) that he’s dealt with in the past,” Farrell said as his team prepared to host the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park. “Precautionary, he’s held...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Notes: Shane Victorino, Rick Porcello Struggle In Oakland Opener

Shane Victorino’s return to action for the Boston Red Sox was a forgettable one. Victorino went 0-for-4 with two popouts Monday in Boston’s 5-4, 11-inning win over the Oakland A’s. He started the game in right field but was lifted after the eighth inning in favor of defensive replacement Jackie Bradley Jr. It’s clear — and understandable — that the veteran outfielder...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Begins Rehab Assignment With Portland Sea Dogs

Shane Victorino returned to game action on Friday night at Hadlock Field, beginning a rehab assignment with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs after being placed on the disabled list by the Boston Red Sox in late April with a strained hamstring. Victorino went 0-for-3 in his return, with a strikeout and two runners left on base. Injury problems have plagued the 34-year old outfielder...
Via Baseball Essential
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino On 15-Day DL With Hamstring Injury

The Boston Red Sox made a roster move prior to Saturday night's game against the Baltimore Orioles, placing outfielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring injury.
Via CLNS Radio
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking News - Shane Victorino DL'd

Jim MonaghanContributing WriterPhoto courtesy Hartford CourantThe Red Sox have placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Thursday April 23. To take his place on the roster, Boston has called up right-handed pitcher Matt Barnes (pictured).Barnes has made two appearances in 2015 for the PawSox. He made his major league debut last September against...
Via RedSoxLife
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Refuses To Second-Guess Hard-Nosed Play With Red Sox

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Shane Victorino raised his arms in triumph Sunday morning at Fenway Park. Victorino, a late scratch Saturday because of rib soreness, was penciled into the Boston Red Sox’s starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles, much to the veteran outfielder’s delight. “He swung in the cage during the game (Saturday...
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino rips radio hosts for twisting Hamels trade talk

Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino is not pleased with a pair of radio hosts who attacked his character for seemingly no reason on Wednesday. In a recent article from Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News, Victorino was asked about the prospect of reuniting with his former Phillies teammate Cole Hamels. The Red Sox...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Are Victorino Comments Worthy Of Firestorm?

(Getty Images)Ladies and gentleman, we finally have our first Spring Training controversy. Talk radio is going bananas today over comments made yesterday by Shane Victorino to a Philadelphia newspaper. Basically, Victorino said he would love to have Cole Hamels in Carmine Hose—essentially no matter what the price. That last part is the rub—construed by some as throwing outfield...
Via FenwayNation
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino gives up switch-hitting

Shane Victorino is finished with switch-hitting. Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell broke the news before Saturday’s spring-training game against the Pittsburgh Pirates that Victorino will bat only from the right side. It’s as much about reducing the risk of injury as it is about performance, after the outfielder felt some discomfort while hitting left-handed this spring. ...
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Red Sox fan proposes during Shane Victorino at-bat

Your browser does not support iframes.A Boston Red Sox fan proposed to his girlfriend behind home plate during a Shane Victorino at-bat in the bottom of the ninth inning during Thursday night's game at Fenway Park.This marriage proposal was unlike most proposals seen at baseball parks, which usually take place during a timeout in the game. In this case, the man and his girlfriend...
Via Holdout Sports
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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