3:15 PM EDT, Sun May 24, 2015
Full Count | WEEI 3 hours ago

Shane Victorino (left calf) to disabled list, Red Sox looking to get durability more consistent

On Sunday the Red Sox placed rightfielder Shane Victorino (left calf) on the 15-day disabled list and called up infielder Jeff Bianchi from Triple-A Pawtucket. Victorino missed two games this week with general soreness, focused around the left calf, but returned Saturday night. The return didn’t go as planned as he had to leave the […]
Over the Monster 3 hours ago

Red Sox place Shane Victorino on disabled list, call up Jeff Bianchi

Shane Victorino's return to action was as short-lived as it was productive. The Red Sox have placed Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list, calling up utility infielder Jeff Bianchi in his stead. Victorino has been in and out of the lineup of late with an assortment of aches and pains. Most recently, he started Saturday night's game against Los Angeles before exiting in the early innings with a calf injury. It would be no surprise if there was no single injury necessitating this trip, with the Red Sox simply trying what they can to get him healthy and able to play consistently. Still,...
Over the Monster 3 hours ago

Red Sox vs. Angels lineups: Shane Victorino still out

Shane Victorino is still missing after leaving last night's game with renewed calf soreness. The Red Sox lineup looks much the same as it did Saturday night--at least once Shane Victorino was replaced by Mookie Betts--with Sandy Leon catching the day game after the night game the only difference to be found. LOS ANGELES ANGELS BOSTON RED SOX Erick Aybar - SS Dustin Pedroia - 2B Mike Trout - CF Mookie Betts - CF Albert Pujols - 1B Hanley Ramirez - LF Kole Calhoun - RF David Ortiz - DH David Freese - 3B Xander Bogaerts - SS Chris Iannetta - C Mike Napoli - 1B C.J. Cron...
The Republican 14 hours ago
Boston Red Sox put Mookie Betts on standby in case Shane Victorino's calf tightened up

Boston Red Sox put Mookie Betts on standby in case Shane Victorino's calf tightened up

BOSTON -- It's becoming more and more clear that Shane Victorino cannot be relied upon to be an everyday player for the Boston Red Sox.  He already has spent time on the disabled list with a hamstring injury. Now his...
The Republican 18 hours ago
Shane Victorino leaves Boston Red Sox game Saturday vs. Angels with left calf tightness

Shane Victorino leaves Boston Red Sox game Saturday vs. Angels with left calf tightness

Mookie Betts hit for Victorino in the third inning. Victorino exited with left calf tightness.
Full Count | WEEI 19 hours ago

Shane Victorino leaves game in 3rd inning with left calf tightness

Shane Victorino just can’t seem to stay 100 percent healthy. After going back awkwardly on a fly ball in the top of the third inning of Saturday’s game against the Angels, the rightfielder was removed from the game prior to his at-bat the next half inning. He had missed the previous two games with “general […]
The Republican May 22, 2015
Boston Red Sox's Shane Victorino is day to day with left calf injury

Boston Red Sox's Shane Victorino is day to day with left calf injury

Shane Victorino had been playing well since his return from the disabled list (hamstring) May 11. Since then, he's 8 for 19 with a home run, double, three walks, a stolen base and three runs.
Full Count | WEEI May 22, 2015

Red Sox injury updates: Shane Victorino still day-to-day; Pablo Sandoval remains out with limitations

On Thursday the Red Sox were hopeful to get both Pablo Sandoval and Shane Victorino back Friday, but unfortunately for them, both remain out of the lineup. After being a late scratch with “general soreness” mostly in the left calf Thursday, Victorino remains out of the lineup Friday. He went 2-for-2 as a pinch-hitter Tuesday. […]
Boston Herald May 22, 2015
Red Sox Notebook: Shane Victorino takes seat as a precaution

Red Sox Notebook: Shane Victorino takes seat as a precaution

Shane Victorino came back from the disabled list looking like a recharged player, hitting .429 in six starts over the Red Sox’ last nine games.But alas, Victorino has come down with an ailment.The 34-year-old right fielder was a late scratch from the Sox’ 3-1 loss to the Texas Rangers last night due to some soreness in his left calf that crept up on him during pregame warmups.The good news: His hamstrings are fine.
The Republican May 21, 2015
Boston Red Sox injury updates: Shane Victorino out with left calf soreness

Boston Red Sox injury updates: Shane Victorino out with left calf soreness

Shane Victorino sat out of Thursday's game against the Texas Rangers with left calf soreness.
Full Count | WEEI May 21, 2015

Red Sox injury updates: Shane Victorino out with ‘general soreness'; Pablo Sandoval ‘much improved’

Shane Victorino was in the original lineup posted shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday, but just a few minutes later a revised one was sent out with Victorino scratched and Daniel Nava inserted to make his third straight start in right field. “[Victorino] is held out tonight with some soreness,” said manager John Farrell. “It’s more […]
Full Count | WEEI May 21, 2015

Red Sox lineup: Pablo Sandoval (knee) still out, Shane Victorino late scratch

After taking a fastball off the knee Tuesday night and missing Wednesday, Pablo Sandoval is out of the lineup once again Thursday in the series finale against the Rangers. Shane Victorino went 2-for-2 as a pinch-hitter Wednesday, and was originally in the lineup, but was scratched just 20 minutes after the original lineup was posted. […]
Over the Monster May 21, 2015

Red Sox vs. Rangers lineups: Shane Victorino starts against Wandy Rodriguez

Shane Victorino gets the start in right field Thursday night as the Sox try to turn some hits into runs for a change against Wandy Rodriguez. The southpaw scourge has returned in the form of Wandy Rodriguez, leaving the red-hot Shane Victorino to start in right field as the Sox try to take the rubber match in Fenway Park. Today's Lineups TEXAS RANGERS (17-23) BOSTON RED SOX (19-21) Shin-Soo Choo - RF Mookie Betts - CF Delino DeShields Jr. - LF Dustin Pedroia - 2B Prince Fielder - DH David Ortiz - DH Adrian Beltre - 3B Hanley Ramirez - LF Mitch Moreland - 1B Mike Napoli...
Full Count | WEEI May 16, 2015

Red Sox lineup: Mookie Betts, Mike Napoli, Shane Victorino start on bench

With Felix Hernandez on the mound for Seattle, John Farrell has added a few additional left-handed bats to Saturday night’s lineup. Brock Holt is inserted in the leadoff spot, starting in right field, while Jackie Bradley Jr. gets the start in center field. Starting on the bench will be both Mookie Betts and Shane Victorino. […]
Boston Herald May 16, 2015
Victorino exercises new ways

Victorino exercises new ways

SEATTLE — One inning after hitting his first home run in 293 days, a half-inning before making a sprinting, leaping catch on the right-field warning track that pitcher Joe Kelly predicted “will be ‘SportsCenter’s No. 1 (play) probably for a month,” Shane Victorino marched into the Red Sox’ clubhouse Thursday night fearing he was injured again.

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