John Farrell: Will Middlebrooks Faces ‘Big Day’ In Recovery From Injury

BOSTON — Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks arrived at the ballpark Saturday ready for an important day in his injury rehab. Middlebrooks, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list on April 6 with a Grade 1 calf strain, worked out in the Fenway Park outfield before Saturday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles. Red Sox manager John Farrell said Middlebrooks’ health status...
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Will Middlebrooks, Shane Victorino Making Progress In Injury Rehabs

NEW YORK — The Red Sox’s offense needs a boost. Fortunately for Boston, help could soon be on the way. Third baseman Will Middlebrooks (calf) and outfielder Shane Victorino (hamstring) both worked out on the field before Friday’s Red Sox-Yankees game at Yankee Stadium. It was an encouraging sign for a club struggling to get the type of offensive production this season that...
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How the Boston Red Sox will make the playoffs

Since 1999, the Boston Red Sox have punched their ticket to the postseason eight times, including three World Series championships, and two American League East division titles along the way. As the first week of the 2014 season comes to a close, many experts believe that the defending champs will find their way back into the playoffs yet again, with hopes of bottling up that same...
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Loss Of Middlebrooks And Victorino Taking Toll

Poor 'Nava'-GationWill Middlebrooks and Shane Victorino are disproportionately important to the success of the 2014 Sox. Middlebrooks was just starting to heat up as another right-handed power bat in the order (beyond Mike Napoli, PRONOUNCED: Na-POLE-ee). Victorino's right-field defense is essential (especially in Fenway) and he is also someone who can jump-start the...
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Red Sox Rearrange Lineup For Final Game In Series Against Brewers (Video)

Will Middlebrooks’ calf strain has forced the Boston Red Sox to rearrange their lineup for Sunday’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers. Jonathan Herrara will fill in for Middlebrooks at third base. Brock Holt, who was just called up from Triple-A Pawtucket, is also expected to see time at third base during Middlebrooks’ tenure on the 15-day disabled list. The Sox lost to the...
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Middlebrooks (calf) placed on 15-day DL

Will Middlebrooks was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday morning with a Grade 1 calf strain. (Grade 1 is the mildest of the three grades given to evaluate muscle strains.) Minor league infielder Brock Holt has been re-called to take Middlebrooks' roster spot. Middlebrooks had an MRI on Sunday, the results of which led to his placement on the DL. "MRI did show...
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Red Sox place Will Middlebrooks on disabled list

getty images The Boston Red Sox have placed third baseman Will Middlebrooks on the 15-day disabled list. Middlebrooks will be sidelined with a Grade 1 right calf strain. While a Grade 1 strain means the severity is low, the Red Sox are not about to take a chance on the health of Middlebrooks this early in the season. Brock Holt replaces Will Middlebrooks who goes on DL with calf...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox' Will Middlebrooks to get MRI on calf

Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks was a late scratch just before Saturday night's game with the Milwaukee Brewers because of cramping in his right leg. It turns out, though, that the cramping is a little more severe than first thought -- a strain. MLB.com's Maureen Mullen reports that the Red Sox sent Middlebrooks for an MRI on Sunday morning and are now awaiting...
Via Sports Injury Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins Showing Interest In Middlebrooks

First, it was Jenny Dell. Could her soul-mate be next? Reports are surfacing that the Miami Marlins are "interested" in a deal for Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks. Back before Christmas, FenwayNation reported on a possible trade for Giancarlo Stanton that placed Middlebrooks as the Boston centerpiece (along with a few prospects). At this point, however, it's...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jenny Dell off Red Sox games, likely because of Will Middlebrooks relationship

Popular Red Sox sideline reporter Jenny Dell has been reassigned by NESN and will no longer be doing Red Sox games, likely because of her relationship with third baseman Will Middlebrooks. Dell and Middlebrooks were long rumored to be dating, but the boyfriend-girlfriend relationship was not confirmed until December. In an article about Dell receiving […]
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January 30, 2014  |  4 Comments

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