Brock Holt

July 31, 2013 - 5:40 pm
By the time the media entered the Red Sox clubhouse Wednesday afternoon, all traces of Jose Iglesias '€” shipped to Detroit late Tuesday in a three-team deal that brought Jake Peavy to Boston from the White Sox '€” were gone, his old locker already filled with the belongings of his replacement...
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July 31, 2013 - 8:18 am
With Jose Iglesias being dealt to the Tigers in a three-team deal that brought Jake Peavy to Boston and '€œnothing imminent'€ regarding a trade for an infielder, according to general manager Ben Cherington , it'€™s time for the Red Sox to bring an infielder up from Pawtucket to man third...
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July 31, 2013 - 6:56 am
The Red Sox seemed to clear a giant lane to the big leagues for Xander Bogaerts and/or Will Middlebrooks with the trade of Jose Iglesias . And indeed, they very well may have done just that -- for next year. Any questions about whether the Red Sox consider Bogaerts their shortstop of the future...
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July 30, 2013 - 11:03 pm
According to a team source, the Red Sox will be promoting infielder Brock Holt to take the place of newly traded Jose Iglesias on the team's 25-man roster Wednesday. The move might be a temporary one depending on the Red Sox' activity in the infield market prior to Wednesday's non-waiver trade...
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July 11, 2013 - 3:47 pm
As the unofficial end of the first half nears, there is one thing that is certain about the 2013 Red Sox : They can score, and score a lot. Two days after battling back from an early 5-1 hole in an eventual 11-8 win, the Red Sox again chipped away at 5-1 and 7-4 deficits to beat the Mariners , 8-7...
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June 30, 2013 - 8:58 am
When David Ortiz returned to the Red Sox lineup in mid-April, no one really knew quite how much he would be able to play or what sort of numbers he would put up. Two months and 10 days later, the answers to those questions are much, much clearer. Ortiz has been a middle-of-the-order force, hitting...
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June 10, 2013 - 8:47 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Sunday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 5-3 WIN AT SYRACUSE (NATIONALS) ( BOX ) -- Right-hander Brandon Workman claimed the win in his Triple-A unveiling, scattering eight hits (seven singles and a homer) over 5 2/3 innings while giving up three...
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June 04, 2013 - 7:30 am
The Salem Red Sox played a doubleheader on Monday night, during which third baseman Garin Cecchini stepped to the plate seven times. He reached base in all seven of them -- collecting two singles and three walks, getting hit by a pitch and reaching on an error. In the process, he managed to push...
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May 28, 2013 - 6:14 am
Xander Bogaerts went 1-for-3 with a pair of walks, continuing a year with Double-A Portland in which he's shown the patience (23 walks, .360 OBP) that was absent in his Sea Dogs debut at the end of 2012 but without the power that he exhibited as a 19-year-old in the Eastern League . Right now,...
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Rob Bradford
March 06, 2013 - 2:25 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The pitcher looks familiar. Once again, Jon Lester gave off the same impression he had consistently delivered prior to the 2012 season, tossing four solid innings against the Pirates Wednesday at JetBlue Park. The Red Sox may have come away with a 9-3 loss to Pittsburgh, but it...
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