Expectations for Shane Victorino Post Operation

Shane Victorino only played 30 games with the Boston Red Sox in 2014, primarily due to lower back issues. Victorino had surgery to repair two bulging disks in his lower back on August 5th. The procedure is referred to as lumbar discectomy and generally takes 4-6 months to recover. See the below video for more […]
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Thanks To Darrelle Revis, Shane Victorino Got His Own Exclusive Pair Of Nike Zoom Revis’s

Shane Victorino’s passion for sneakers is well-documented, so it’s not that surprising that Shane recently received his very own exclusive Nike Zoom Revis, complete with personal touches. The sneakers have a ton of great details. According to Complex, the all-red sneakers are a nod to the Boston Red Sox. There is an ’18’ and a Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox may make a good trading partner with Indians

This offseason I have targeted a few players and teams that would make sense for the Indians to look towards for acquiring players to help for next year. I have saved the deepest team in the league for last. The Boston Red Sox had a rough year after their World Series win in 2013, but the talent is clearly there. I am not sure there is a team who has more ready-made talent in or...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Player Throwback Videos

The core of Boston Red Sox is filled with veterans who have been around for years, Clay Buchholz, Dustin Pedroia, David Ortiz, Jon Lester (Honorable Mention), Allen Craig, Mike Napoli, and Shane Victorino.  These veterans have athletically filled out, growing into men in the process.  The article takes a few minutes to revisit nostalgia and […]
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Shane Victorino Recently Spent $12,000 On Sneakers Signed By Kevin Durant

At this point, Shane Victorino’s sneakerhead credentials are unquestioned. So, it’s of no surprise that Victorino was on-hand for Nike’s annual Doernbecher event. The Nike x Doernbecher annual partnership raises money for the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital by selling sneakers designed by kids who have been treated at the hospital. And while the collection will be Article...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Pays $12K For Doernbecher Air Jordan 8 (Photos)

Is $12K too much to spend on sneakers? It isn’t when you’re MLB player Shane Victorino and it’s definitely isn’t too much when the proceeds go to charity. Our friends over at gave us the full story behind Victorino & the Doernbecher Air Jordan 8s: In Portland, Oregon on November 7th, Nike unveiled their Doernbecher Freestyle Collection for 2014. Not...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino: I'm still the Red Sox right fielder

      This embed is invalid   " /> A tumultuous 2014 season wasn’t enough to shake Shane Victorino’s confidence.   Victorino, who underwent season-ending back surgery, is ready to rebound in 2015. It’s unclear how exactly he fits into the Boston Red Sox’s outfield plans, but the veteran is preparing to be an everyday player. ...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Victorino: I'll Be Ready To Start In Right Field

An Example Of Victorino's Stellar DefenseHave you forgotten about The Flyin' Hawaiian? Do so at your own risk, because Shane Victorino intends to jog your memory—big time. The Red Sox right fielder—who was injured most of 2014—is getting healthier by the day (after August back surgery) and fully intends to patrol Fenway's quirky right field again—as the 2015 starter...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Bradford: Shane Victorino Is Red Sox’s ‘Best Outfielder’ (Video)

Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino is off the disabled list, and faces a strange situation as the team looks to build its outfield ahead of the 2015 season. The Sox are managing a crowded outfield with Yoenis Cespedes, Rusney Castillo and Mookie Betts looking like starting outfield material, so is there a place for Victorino? WEEI’s Rob Bradford and Mike Mutnansky joined Wednesday...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Meet Shane Victorino, Nike Intern

This past weekend, Red Sox outfielder and noted sneakerhead Shane Victorino was spotted on the sideline of the Oregon/Stanford game. And while his presence confused many, it turns out that Victorino was on the sidelines as a part of an upcoming one-day internship that he’s going to do with Nike in Beaverton, Oregon. To be Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Decline Contract Option On Craig Breslow, Reinstate Shane Victorino

Craig Breslow won’t be suiting up in a Boston Red Sox uniform in 2015. The Red Sox have declined Breslow’s 2015 contract option, executive vice president/general manager Ben Cherington announced Friday. The left-hander had a down year in 2014, going 2-4 with a 5.96 ERA in 54 1/3 innings. Breslow said last week that he would be “a bargain” for another team willing to pick...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Whither Shane Victorino In The 2015 Sox OF?

As Red Sox GM Ben Cherington decides which of his free agents to offer qualifying offers to (starting today) and which free agents he covets from other teams (starting next Tuesday), there remains the issue of the 2015 outfield. Currently, it could be composed of any combination from among: Yoenis "He Hate Me" Cespedes, Rusney Castillo, Mookie Betts, Jackie Bradley, Jr...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Faces Strange Situation As Red Sox Build 2015 Outfield

The Flyin’ Hawaiian never got off the tarmac this season. Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino was limited to 30 games in 2014 because of various injuries, including a back issue that required season-ending surgery. The tumultuous campaign — coupled with other factors — seemingly has relegated Victorino to fourth outfielder status, creating an unfamiliar situation that...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Lands Customized ‘TMNT’ Nike LeBron Sneakers (Photos)

In case you haven’t heard, Shane Victorino really, really likes shoes. Apparently he also likes the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Boston Red Sox outfielder has never been shy about displaying his affinity for footwear, so when the Sox ended their 2014 campaign, he wasted no time trying to add to his collection. Custom sneaker designer Sab One was happy to oblige Victorino,...
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies Nation: Episode 21 – The Phillies Future, Hamels Foundation Event, Victorino’s Injury

This week on Phillies Nation, Pat and Corey discuss the future of the Phillies this year and next, including some options in the international market. Ian joins us for the final installment of his exclusive interview with Phillies legendary pitcher Curt Simmons. Also, Natalie works the red carpet at the Hamels Foundation Diamonds & Denim event. She gets the scoop from players...
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August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Preparing To Be Boston Red Sox’s Starting RF In 2015

Shane Victorino is focused on what he can control. The Boston Red Sox’s outfield has become a very crowded place in recent weeks with the acquisitions of Yoenis Cespedes, Allen Craig and Rusney Castillo. Victorino, who is sidelined for the remainder of 2014 after undergoing back surgery, understands the reality of the situation but isn’t changing his tune with regards to 2015...
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Follows in Keith Foulke's Footsteps

The Boston Red Sox have been one of the best teams in baseball for a decade now, although there have been ups and downs. Overcoming “the curse” was partially avoiding bad luck. But, when that is combined with planning—sabermetrics, scouting, and focusing on building a complete team—things can change in a hurry. For the 2004 Red Sox, this meant constructing a workable bullpen...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Happy After Back Surgery, Eager To Help Red Sox In 2015

Shane Victorino isn’t worrying about a thing. Victorino, who underwent successful back surgery Tuesday in California, dropped by the visitors’ clubhouse at Angel Stadium on Friday before the Boston Red Sox’s game against the Los Angeles Angels. The veteran outfielder expressed optimism regarding his recent procedure and his status for 2015. “I couldn’t feel any happier...
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Offers Words Of Encouragement After Back Surgery (Video)

Even season-ending back surgery can’t ruin Shane Victorino’s optimism. Victorino, who was limited to 30 major league games this season because of various injuries, obviously is frustrated with not being able to help the Boston Red Sox. But the veteran outfielder, who is expected to be ready for spring training next season, offered some words of encouragement Tuesday via his Instagram...
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: Shane Victorino done for the year

Shane Victorino underwent back surgery yesterday and will be out for the remainder of the 2014 season. After a great first season with the Boston Red Sox last year, Victorino’s injuries will limit him to 30 games this season. Hamstring and back injuries aggravated Victorino for most of last year, causing him to miss a game here and there and landed him on the DL once, but he was...
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Red Sox Outfielder Shane Victorino To Undergo Season-Ending Back Surgery

Shane Victorino has played in just 30 games for the Red Sox this season – Mandatory Credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images via According to the Boston Red Sox’s Twitter handle, outfielder Shane Victorino will reportedly undergo back surgery, which will effectively end his 2014 season. RF Shane Victorino will undergo surgery on his lower back today in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Robert...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Having Season Ending Back Surgery

Shane Victorino headed off to California for a second opinion about his back a couple of days ago.  Victorino has spent more time on the DL this season than off.  He started off with a hamstring injury and then the back kicked up once the season got underway.  Well it looks like the second opinion also recommended back surgery.  Not only did Shane Victorino have back surgery...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox right fielder Victorino to have season-ending back surgery

The Boston Red Sox have announced today that outfielder Shane Victorino will undergo surgery to repair his lower back, and will miss the rest of this season. This just adding to the lengthy list of injuries that the 33 year old has suffered this season. Victorino enjoyed great success in his first season with Boston […]
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Shane Victorino, Allen Craig

Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino will have surgery Tuesday to relieve symptoms of pain and discomfort in his lower back, thereby ending his season. In addition, the Red Sox placed outfielder Allen Craig on the disabled list with soreness in his right foot suffered in his first game with his new team. Here are the latest updates from WEEI's Alex Speier.Shane Victorino...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Shane Victorino Out For Season After Undergoing Back Surgery

You can officially say "Aloha" to Shane Victorino for the rest of the Red Sox season.
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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