SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Will Middlebrooks and Yangervis Solarte gave no ground in their tight competition for San Diego's starting third base job, each driving a run in the Padres' 10-3 victory over a Colorado Rockies split squad Wednesday.
Middlebrooks had an RBI single and went 1 for 3. He's hitting .357 this spring.
Solarte, who started at first, had an RBI single in the third...
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The Boston Red Sox’s pursuit of third baseman Pablo Sandoval was neither quiet nor surprising, so Will Middlebrooks had plenty of time to brace himself for the reality of losing his job.
That sense of inevitability did little to lessen the blow.
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Will Middlebrooks’ time with the Red Sox included both highs and lows, yet the third baseman’s passion for playing in Boston never wavered.
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The chatter is loud, clear and accurate. The Boston Red Sox need to address their hot corner dilemma.
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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 unclear whether...