Brock Holt

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Red Sox Squeeze Past Rays

By FRED GOODALL  AP Sports Writer     ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Mookie Betts doubled to extend his career-best hitting streak to 13 games and scored on Brock Holt’s 10th-inning single to give the […]


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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.


ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 17:  Second baseman Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox flips the ball to second base for a force play in the sixth inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on June 17, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Red Sox Fall Flat

By GEORGE HENRY  Associated Press     ATLANTA (AP) _ Nick Markakis singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Pedro Ciriaco added a pair of RBI singles and the Atlanta Braves beat the […]


BOSTON, MA - JUNE 16:  Mookie Betts #50 of the Boston Red Sox scores as catcher Ryan Lavarnway #30 of the Atlanta Braves chases the ball in the sixth inning at Fenway Park on June 16, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Sox Losing Streak Ends At 7

By DOUG ALDEN  Associated Press      BOSTON (AP) _ Brock Holt became the first Boston player to hit for the cycle since 1996 and the Red Sox slugged their way out of a seven-game […]


BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 10: Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox scores in front of catcher Caleb Joseph #36 of the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 10, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Red Sox Struggles Continue

By DAVID GINSBURG  AP Sports Writer      BALTIMORE (AP) _ Adam Jones drove in a run and played exceptional defense behind left-hander Wei-Yin Chen, who earned his second win of the season Wednesday night […]


BOSTON, MA - JUNE 5: Brock Holt #26 of the Boston Red Sox fields a ball hit by Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Cool A’s

By HOWARD ULMAN  AP Sports Writer     BOSTON (AP) _ Oakland’s Pat Venditte became the first pitcher in 20 years to throw with both arms in the same game, but the Boston Red Sox […]


Boston Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles

Red Sox Power Sinks Slumping O’s

By DAVID GINSBURG  AP Sports Writer      BALTIMORE (AP) _ Brock Holt hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer off Darren O’Day in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat Baltimore 7-5 Friday night […]


ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 29:  Daniel Nava #29 of the Boston Red Sox sprints toward first base after hitting a one-run single scoring Dustin Pedroia during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on August 29, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Big Second Inning Carries Sox Past Rays

Rookie Mookie Betts hit his first career grand slam, Anthony Ranaudo pitched six effective innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Friday night.


Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Boston Red Sox

Another Lost Night At Fenway

Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston 4-3 on Tuesday night.


Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

Halt To Holt Streak

Versatile Red Sox rookie Brock Holt is not in the starting lineup Wednesday for the first time since being recalled May 17, ending a streak of 59 straight games.