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Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts cleared to return Saturday

The Boston Red Sox fell to 58-75 on the season following a 5-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday. The Red Sox got two hits from David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia and one from Brock Holt, but none from the rest of the lineup. Holt has been playing for Xander Bogaerts, who has been out with a concussion. The good news is that Bogaerts has been cleared to return on Saturday...
Via MLB Injury News
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sox Place Bogaerts On 7-Day Concussion DL

Bogaerts After BeaningAfter being beaned by a change-up from 'King Felix' Hernandez on Friday, Xander Bogaerts has been placed on the 7-day concussion disabled list. The Red Sox shortstop missed both the Saturday and Sunday losses to the Mariners. Boston called up Carlos Rivero from AAA to fill Bogaerts' spot. The Red Sox head to America Lite tonight to take on the Blue...
Via FenwayNation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts placed on concussion list

The Boston Red Sox head into Monday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays with a record of 56-74, last in the American League Central. Last year's World Series champions have had a nightmarish season and are ranked 26th in runs scored and 22nd in staff ERA. On the injury front, shortstop Xander Bogaerts, who was hit in the head by a pitch on Friday, was placed on the concussion...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Xander Bogaerts Undergoing Concussion Tests; Joe Kelly Feels Fine

BOSTON — Two Red Sox players exited Friday night’s game with injuries, one of which might be more serious than the other. Starting pitcher Joe Kelly tweaked his right shoulder during the fifth inning, putting an early end to what had been a stellar outing. Manager John Farrell said after the game, though, that Kelly was pulled for precautionary reasons, and he added Saturday...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts, Joe Kelly, Mike Napoli

The Boston Red Sox have had a very poor season due in large part to injuries. They suffered more injuries Friday night as Xander Bogaerts and Joe Kelly each left the game early, Kelly after throwing a pitch and Bogaerts after getting hit in the head with a Felix Hernandez change up. At least they should get Mike Napoli back in the lineup on Saturday. Here are the latest...
Via Sports Injury Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Notes: Xander Bogaerts Feels ‘Good’ After Scary Scene At Fenway

BOSTON — The Red Sox’s losing streak extended to six games Friday. And it was their most crushing loss yet. Koji Uehara allowed five runs in the ninth inning as the Red Sox fell to the Seattle Mariners 5-3 at Fenway Park. It was Boston’s first loss of the season when leading after eight innings. The Red Sox had been 44-0 when entering the ninth inning with a lead. They were...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The problem with Xander Bogaerts is simple and obvious

Getty ImagesEric D. Schabell Contributing Writer Everyone knows he is young.Everyone was excited about Xander Bogaerts first full year on the Red Sox after his exciting contributions to the 2013 postseason.Bogaerts hit .296 with an .893 OPS in 34 postseason plate appearances last October at the age of 21, but that version seems like so long ago.Up to May 31 this year, Bogaerts was...
Via RedSoxLife
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington Confident That Xander Bogaerts Will Bounce Back (Video)

Life hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows for Xander Bogaerts these days. After a remarkable performance in last season’s postseason run, the Boston Red Sox shortstop has had a dismal offensive season in 2014. In fact, Bogaerts’ August has been even more atrocious. This month he’s only hitting .107 with just four RBIs and a whopping 16 strikeouts in 15 games. With the recent...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Xander Bogaerts’ Botched Double Play Proves Costly For Red Sox In Loss (Video)

BOSTON — An already rough second inning Sunday turned disastrous for the Red Sox thanks to a defensive lapse by shortstop Xander Bogaerts. Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly already had allowed two Houston Astros runs in the frame when a ground ball off the bat of Marwin Gonzalez kicked off his foot and straight to Bogaerts. It was a textbook double play ball, one that should have...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bogaerts clutch for Red Sox in 2-1 win over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS -- Xander Bogaerts drove in both runs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Wednesday night. The matchup of Shelby Miller and Joe Kelly, former teammates who were each other's best man at their weddings, was a high quality draw that brought out their best. Each allowed a run in seven innings...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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