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Red Sox Third Base Outlook: Will Middlebrooks’ Fate Hangs In Balance

Did the Boston Red Sox learn their lesson? The Red Sox relied heavily on young players this season. Boston’s up-and-comers endured growing pains and the club wasn’t equipped to handle such inconsistent production, thus paving the way for a 71-91 record. The left side of the infield, in particular, became an area of weakness for the Red Sox amid their offensive struggles. Shortstop...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Middlebrooks Will Not Play Any Winter Ball

(Michael Ivins/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks probably just made the worst PR decision of his young career. Despite the urging of the team for him to play in Winter Ball, Middlebrooks has decided to spend the off-season healing from his multiple injuries. The 26-year old missed 99 games this year with an assortment of maladies (the most troublesome...
Via FenwayNation
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Middlebrooks Not Playing Winter Ball Following Talks With Red Sox

BOSTON — Will Middlebrooks will not play winter ball this offseason, according to Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington. The Red Sox recommended winter ball as a way for Middlebrooks, who was limited to 346 plate appearances between the majors and Triple-A Pawtucket this season, to garner additional at-bats before arriving at spring training. The third baseman has been dealing...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Trouble brewing between Middlebrooks and Red Sox?

Are there issues between Will Middlebrooks and the Red Sox? It's hard to think otherwise, after some recent comments, including some by John Farrell Wednesday afternoon. Middlebrooks was out of the lineup again Wednesday night, still bothered by a hand injury that has bothered him periodically. "He's still feeling some of that soreness in his right hand,''...
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Updates: Will Middlebrooks Not Being Shut Down For Year

BOSTON — Several Red Sox players might want to use the beginning of the offseason to rest. The Sox are a banged-up bunch with less than a week remaining in the 2014 regular season. Multiple players are sidelined with injuries, while others are doing their best to push through lingering ailments. Red Sox manager John Farrell offered some updates before Wednesday’s game against...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Middlebrooks: ‘I Love The Pressure To Win’ With Boston Red Sox

Will Middlebrooks’ career appears stuck in the mud. You’d never know it based on his positive attitude. Middlebrooks, currently in the midst of his second consecutive down season, believes he’ll be the Red Sox’s starting third baseman on Opening Day 2015. The 26-year-old also is welcoming whatever challenges come his way, as he’s confident he’ll ultimately prevail within...
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Wife of Angels pitcher makes Twitter crack after lost no-hitter

Matt Shoemaker is, by all accounts, having a pretty decent rookie season for the Los Angeles Angels. His beard game is tremendous, he’s got that 12-4 record and, based on this tweet to Will Middlebrooks Thursday night…his wife, currently expecting their first child, is top notch. Shoemaker’s wife Danielle sent out the “butthole” message shortly after her husband gave up...
Via Hall of Very Good
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jenny Dell, Red Sox 3B Will Middlebrooks get engaged

Jenny Dell and Will Middlebrooks are officially engaged. Here's photos from their big night, including Dell's engagement ring bling.
Via Gamedayr
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox trade rumors: Will Middlebrooks edition

Not long ago, Will Middlebrooks was viewed as one of the very best young players on the Boston Red Sox’ roster. Oh, how the mighty have fallen. After a slew of injuries this season, most recently a broken right index finger, Will Middlebrooks has barely seen the field — just 71 at-bats in 21 games. Even when he gets healthy, the signing of Stephen Drew and transition of Xander...
July 06, 2014  |  1 Comment

Jenny Dell goes to prom with high school junior

Trying to get a celebrity or television personality to go to prom with you on Twitter is one of the most popular moves a modern day high schooler can pull. It rarely works, but every now and then someone’s exhausting effort pays off. Such was the case with Rockland (Mass.) High School junior Cam Stuart, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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