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Xander Bogaerts Returns To Red Sox Lineup, Will Bat 8th (Video)

Xander Bogaerts is back in the Boston Red Sox’s lineup for their game Saturday night against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. The rookie shortstop spent the last week on the disabled list after being hit in the head by a pitch from Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez on Aug. 22. Bogaerts will play shortstop and bat eighth in the Boston lineup. Check out the video below for...
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Anthony Ranaudo Optioned To Greenville; Red Sox Activate Xander Bogaerts

Anthony Ranaudo has three wins in three career starts with the Boston Red Sox. Each victory has been followed by a demotion. Ranaudo was optioned to Single-A Greenville as the Red Sox activated shortstop Xander Bogaerts from the seven-day concussion disabled list before Saturday’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. The Red Sox chose to keep infielder Carlos Rivero...
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Xander Bogaerts to return Saturday

A week after an 89 mph from Seattle's Felix Hernandez struck Xander Bogaerts in the batting helmet, he is expected to return to the Red Sox lineup on Saturday, manager John Farrell said. Bogaerts had been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list the day after he was hit by the pitch, but Farrell said in Toronto on Friday night he had passed all tests. Bogaerts took batting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts cleared to return Saturday

The Boston Red Sox fell to 58-75 on the season following a 5-2 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday. The Red Sox got two hits from David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia and one from Brock Holt, but none from the rest of the lineup. Holt has been playing for Xander Bogaerts, who has been out with a concussion. The good news is that Bogaerts has been cleared to return on Saturday...
Via MLB Injury News
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Sox Place Bogaerts On 7-Day Concussion DL

Bogaerts After BeaningAfter being beaned by a change-up from 'King Felix' Hernandez on Friday, Xander Bogaerts has been placed on the 7-day concussion disabled list. The Red Sox shortstop missed both the Saturday and Sunday losses to the Mariners. Boston called up Carlos Rivero from AAA to fill Bogaerts' spot. The Red Sox head to America Lite tonight to take on the Blue...
Via FenwayNation
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Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts placed on concussion list

The Boston Red Sox head into Monday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays with a record of 56-74, last in the American League Central. Last year's World Series champions have had a nightmarish season and are ranked 26th in runs scored and 22nd in staff ERA. On the injury front, shortstop Xander Bogaerts, who was hit in the head by a pitch on Friday, was placed on the concussion...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Red Sox Injury Update: Xander Bogaerts, Joe Kelly, Mike Napoli

The Boston Red Sox have had a very poor season due in large part to injuries. They suffered more injuries Friday night as Xander Bogaerts and Joe Kelly each left the game early, Kelly after throwing a pitch and Bogaerts after getting hit in the head with a Felix Hernandez change up. At least they should get Mike Napoli back in the lineup on Saturday. Here are the latest...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Red Sox Notes: Xander Bogaerts Feels ‘Good’ After Scary Scene At Fenway

BOSTON — The Red Sox’s losing streak extended to six games Friday. And it was their most crushing loss yet. Koji Uehara allowed five runs in the ninth inning as the Red Sox fell to the Seattle Mariners 5-3 at Fenway Park. It was Boston’s first loss of the season when leading after eight innings. The Red Sox had been 44-0 when entering the ninth inning with a lead. They were...
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The problem with Xander Bogaerts is simple and obvious

Getty ImagesEric D. Schabell Contributing Writer Everyone knows he is young.Everyone was excited about Xander Bogaerts first full year on the Red Sox after his exciting contributions to the 2013 postseason.Bogaerts hit .296 with an .893 OPS in 34 postseason plate appearances last October at the age of 21, but that version seems like so long ago.Up to May 31 this year, Bogaerts was...
Via RedSoxLife
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington Confident That Xander Bogaerts Will Bounce Back (Video)

Life hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows for Xander Bogaerts these days. After a remarkable performance in last season’s postseason run, the Boston Red Sox shortstop has had a dismal offensive season in 2014. In fact, Bogaerts’ August has been even more atrocious. This month he’s only hitting .107 with just four RBIs and a whopping 16 strikeouts in 15 games. With the recent...
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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