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Red Sox lineup: Shane Victorino returns vs. Astros

For the first time since May 23, Shane Victorino will start a game for the Red Sox. The right fielder (left calf) was activated from the disabled list prior to Friday’s game, but will make his return Saturday against Astros right-hander Collin McHugh. Other than Victorino, it’s a standard Red Sox lineup with Sandy Leon […]

The Republican

Boston Red Sox RF Shane Victorino records two hits in first start back from disabled list

The right fielder hustles and provides energy when he's out there, but don't count on it to last -- although it would be excellent for the Sox if it does last the rest of the season.

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Blake Swihart (toe) placed on 15-day DL, Shane Victorino activated headline Red Sox roster moves

The Red Sox made a few roster moves prior to their weekend series with the Astros. Shane Victorino was taken off the disabled list and added to the active roster, although he won’t start Friday night. He had been on the disabled list with a left calf injury since May 25. In a corresponding move, […]

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Boston Red Sox injury update: Hanley Ramirez improved; Shane Victorino has strong game for Pawtucket

Shane Victorino went 2-for-3 with a double in Pawtucket's 6-5 loss to Rochester on Thursday. He went 0-for-2 the day before.

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Red Sox injury updates: Shane Victorino to begin rehab assignment Wednesday; Ryan Hanigan working his way back

The Red Sox are working towards getting some of their injured players back. After being placed on the disabled list on May 24 with a calf injury, Shane Victorino will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Pawtucket on Wednesday. Of a possible 233 games between this year and last, Victorino has played in just 50. […]

Boston Herald

Injured Sox vow end is not near

Shane Victorino is 34 years old. Justin Masterson is 30. They’re both set to be free agents at the end of the season, and they’re both on the 15-day disabled list. Neither has performed up to their potential since the end of 2013.Injuries have been ruining the careers of Major League Baseball players for decades, and balky hamstrings, a messed-up back, a strained calf, bad knee and sore oblique collectively have given Victorino and Masterson major trouble.