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Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Boston Red Sox – Game 150

As someone that likes to think of things in “us versus them” terms I have this picture in my head of the dude that make schedules being like, “bwahahahahahaha! Pirates will face the Red Sox during the stretch run! I hate small market teams!”. That’s basically what I think Major League Baseball thinks of small market teams. Just trying to put the screws to them often. Little...
Via This Is Getting Old
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Red Sox Injury Update: Brock Holt to see concussion specialist again

The Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals on Sunday by the score of 8-4. The win improved the Red Sox to 66-84, last place in the American League East. The Red Sox played without Brock Holt for the eighth straight game due to a concussion. Holt is set to see a concussion specialist again this week. #454434514 / gettyimages.comI reported on September 13 that Holt, who has...
Via MLB Injury News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Veterans and SPos

As the Red Sox wind down this sadly disappointing campaign, one statistic stands out. It is only published once a week. The abbreviation is SPos- average with runners in scoring positon. A glance at the Sox stats would suggest that the youngsters (with the exception of Brock Holt) are largely responsible for the team’s hitting woes. As of Sunday, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogearts...
Via Fenway West
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Brock Holt not cleared to play

The Boston Red Sox have had a dismal 2014 season following a World Series championship a year ago. At 64-83 entering Friday's game, the Red Sox were 23 1/2 games back in the American League East. Injuries have played a part in the poor season and one player, Brock Holt, who has not played since September 5, remains out after being diagnosed with a concussion.#454434514 / gettyimages...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt’s Return To Red Sox Unclear After Concussion Diagnosis (Video)

The Boston Red Sox have had some unfortunate luck with injuries this season. Utility man Brock Holt is the latest casualty of the injury bug, as he was diagnosed with a concussion Friday. And with second baseman Dustin Pedroia shut down for the season following wrist surgery, Boston’s infield has taken a hit. Check out what Don Orsillo and Steve Lyons had to say about the situation...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Updates: Brock Holt Has Concussion, Not Cleared To Play

The Boston Red Sox’s slow crawl to game No. 162 continues. The Red Sox, sitting 19 games under .500 (64-83), are banged up with 15 contests remaining on their 2014 schedule. It’s reflected in their daily lineup card, which has become increasingly difficult for manager John Farrell to fill out in recent weeks. Dustin Pedroia’s season officially ended Thursday when the second...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz, Mike Napoli Out Of Red Sox’s Starting Lineup Vs. Royals

Mookie Betts remains in the outfield. Betts, who is expected to play second base down the stretch with Dustin Pedroia and Brock Holt sidelined, will play right field for the second straight game Friday as the Boston Red Sox continue their four-game series against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. One glimpse of Friday’s lineup shows just how banged up the Red Sox are...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Brock Holt sent to concussion specialist

Boston Red Sox infielder Brock Holt was sent to see a head trauma specialist on Thursday, reports Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe: #454356314 / gettyimages.comHolt has not played since September 5 due to persisting concussion-like symptoms. The Red Sox believe Holt may have suffered the concussion when he took a Dustin Pedroia forearm to the head on August, although he appeared...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt illness leads to darker symptoms

Collision from Aug 25 vs Blue JaysEric D. Schabell Contributing Writer The Red Sox infielder and all around super hero Brock Holt has not played since Sep. 5.We thought he left the game with dizziness due to the bug that was going around that sidelined Mike Napoli and Will Middlebrooks last week, but it appears that Holt continues to have concussion-like symptoms.He was sent yesterday...
Via RedSoxLife
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Sent By Red Sox To See Concussion Specialist In Pittsburgh

Brock Holt might be suffering from more than just sickness. Holt, who has missed six consecutive games, was sent to Pittsburgh on Thursday to see a concussion specialist, Dr. Michael Collins, according to Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell. The move was precautionary, but Holt has been battling symptoms — nausea, dizziness, lightheadedness — in line with a concussion since him...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Werner: Red Sox Have ‘A Lot Of Money To Spend’ in 2015

Tom Werner isn’t promising the Boston Red Sox will be back in World Series contention next season. But he does promise they will try. Admitting that young players like Xander Bogaerts have not blossomed as quickly as anticipated, while others like Mookie Betts and Brock Holt have exceeded expectations, Werner said the Red Sox plan to be aggressive this offseason. Boston added...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

John Farrell: Illness Not ‘Running Rampant Through Clubhouse’ (Video)

The Boston Red Sox are dealing with illnesses down the stretch, with Brock Holt and Mike Napoli sidelined a few days ago and Will Middlebrooks being scratched from Tuesday’s game with the same issue. John Farrell addressed the media Tuesday regarding the recent illnesses that have found their way into the Red Sox clubhouse, and you can see what he had to say in the video above...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Brock Holt, Will Middlebrooks

Brock Holt and Will Middlebrooks were both out of the Boston Red Sox lineup on Wednesday as a result of the illness that has been going round the Boston clubhouse, as Alex Speier of WEEI tweeted.Stephen Petrella of MLB.com reported that Middlebrooks made an early exit on Tuesday, coming out in the fifth inning with nausea and lightheadedness. Holt did so last week and, perhaps...
Via Sports Injury Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Napoli Sits As Red Sox Look To Avoid Sweep Against Orioles

The Boston Red Sox will get a look at plenty of relatively unfamiliar faces on Wednesday. The Sox will be looking to avoid a sweep at the hand of the Baltimore Orioles, and they will have to do so without first baseman Mike Napoli. The slugger is out of the lineup, as is Brock Holt, who continues to battle an illness. Second baseman Dustin Pedroia remains out with a wrist injury...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt, Dustin Pedroia Out Of Lineup As Red Sox Take On Orioles

For the fourth straight game, Mookie Betts will bat leadoff as the Boston Red Sox take on the Baltimore Orioles in the second game of a three-game series. Betts has been filling in atop the batting order while Brock Holt has been sidelined due to an illness that he has been battling for a few days now. Betts has filled in admirably for the Red Sox utility man, going 6-for-15, adding...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

John Farrell: Brock Holt ‘Still Needs A Couple Of Days’ To Recover (Video)

Mike Napoli has recovered from his illness and is back in the Boston Red Sox’s lineup Monday. However, Brock Holt still needs some time to get better. Red Sox manager John Farrell said before the game that nausea and light-headedness will keep out Holt for the team’s series opener against the Baltimore Orioles. That said, Holt is expected to recover in the next few days and return...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Out Of Lineup Once Again; Mike Napoli Returns Vs. Orioles

The big guns will return to the Boston Red Sox lineup Monday night as they open up a three-game series against the American League East-leading Baltimore Orioles. Both David Ortiz and Mike Napoli will play against the O’s after sitting out Sunday’s 3-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. While Big Papi’s absence was a routine day off, Napoli’s was due to an illness he was battling...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

POLL: Brock Holt Leads "Under Radar" Voting

Early results from our latest FenwayNation Poll show that Brock Holt is running away with the 2014 "Under The Radar" award. As the chart shows, just over two-thirds (67%) select the multi-positional Holt as the most-under-recognized contributor to the 2014 Red Sox. Daniel Nava (who won the honor in 2013) is tied for second place with Burke Badenhop—each garnering 13%...
Via FenwayNation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Holt Out, Napoli In Tonight's Red Sox Line-Up

Brock Holt will miss another game with continued nausea. Mike Napoli, however, who had been suffering from a stomach bug, will be back in Monday's lineup. Hint: don't eat the Red Sox post-game buffet. Boston will send out the following to face the first-place Orioles juggernaut: Mookie Betts CF, Dustin Pedroia 2B, David Ortiz DH, Yoenis Cespedes LF, Napoli 1B, Daniel Nava...
Via FenwayNation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Should Consider Familiar Face for Third Base

Will Middlebrooks.  Brock Holt.  Garin Cecchini.  Maybe Mookie Betts.  Hopefully not Xander Bogaerts.
Via CLNS Radio
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Mookie Betts Leads Off For Red Sox With Brock Holt Held Out

BOSTON — Brock Holt has appeared in each of the Red Sox’s last 99 games, but that streak might come to an end Saturday night. Holt exited Friday night’s win over the Toronto Blue Jays with dizziness manager John Farrell said was brought on by an illness. With those symptoms still lingering, Holt has been held out of the lineup for Saturday’s rematch, though Farrell said he...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Robs Jacoby Ellsbury With Impressive Sliding Catch (Video)

Brock Holt had some fun in the fifth inning Thursday. Holt, who homered in the top of the fifth, robbed Jacoby Ellsbury with a sliding, over-the-shoulder catch in the bottom of the frame. Holt’s grab in shallow center field took a hit away from Ellsbury, though the New York Yankees ended up defeating the Boston Red Sox 5-4. Your browser does not support iframes. Holt’s...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

I’ll Let Brock Holt Summarize My Feelings Toward Last Night’s Red Sox Game in Two Seconds

Yeah, that’s about right. The post I’ll Let Brock Holt Summarize My Feelings Toward Last Night’s Red Sox Game in Two Seconds appeared first on Surviving Grady.
Via Surviving Grady
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt Still Could Carve Out Significant Role With Red Sox In 2015

Brock Holt still hasn’t fallen back down to earth. Holt, who burst onto the scene earlier this season, continues to thrive for the Boston Red Sox regardless of where he’s stationed on the diamond. It’s possible the 26-year-old has earned a significant 2015 role with the Red Sox, even if the nature of that role remains very much undefined. “So much of Brock’s role is going...
Via NESN.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Holt jokes about getting wrecked by Pedroia in infield collision

During the ninth inning of Monday's Red Sox-Blue Jays game, Boston rookie utilityman Brock Holt came streaking behind second base in pursuit of a Jose Reyes grounder while Dustin Pedroia sprinted toward the same ball from the opposite direction, with equal speed.  Kaboom. Both players attempted to halt before contact but they smashed into each other anyway, with Holt taking...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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