Brock Holt

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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.

06/20/2015

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5 Things: Holt’s Cycle And St. Louis Hack

There is some important off-field news to report, and not all of it is in the spirit of the game. But there was plenty of excitement on the field to remind us why baseball is fun, starting with a rare batting achievement.

06/19/2015

Pablo Sandoval laughs with Koji Uehara after the Red Sox beat the Braves on the night the team benched Sandoval for using Instagram during a game. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Hurley: The Real Embarrassment For Pablo Sandoval? Red Sox Perform Better Without Him

Is it wrong to ask Pablo Sandoval to be better — or at least as good — as Brock Holt?

06/19/2015

Brock Holt #26 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after his home run (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Holt Hits For Cycle, Boston Ends Slide With Win Over Braves

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 losing streak.

06/16/2015

Red Sox sluggers David Ortiz and Pablo Sandoval. (Photos by Getty Images)

Ortiz, Sandoval Not In Red Sox Lineup For Series Opener vs. Athletics

With a lefty on the mound, and both players struggling mightily at the plate, David Ortiz and Pablo Sandoval will get the night off on Friday.

06/05/2015

Clockwise from top left: Justin Masterson, Koji Uehara, Joe Kelly, Brock Holt, John Farrell (Photos by Joe Robbins/Stacy Revere/

Potential Peaks, Pitfalls For 2015 Red Sox

Expectations for the 2015 Red Sox might be as varied as ever. Here are some reasons for optimism and some potential pitfalls.

03/18/2015

Will Middlebrooks, Garin Cecchini and Brock Holt. (Photos by Leon Halip, Jared Wickerham and Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Would You Rather: Middlebrooks, Cecchini Or Holt At Third Next Season?

Play along with Adam Jones and Rich Keefe on another ‘Would You Rather’ Wednesday on Game Of Jones!

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/14/2014

Pitcher Joe Kelly and Allen Craig. (Getty Images)

Britton With Rich Keefe: Joe Kelly, Allen Craig Two Solid Pieces For Red Sox

Joe Kelly and Allen Craig are two “buy low” players from St. Louis that may end up paying huge dividends for the Red Sox.

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/01/2014

Brock Holt #26 of the Red Sox triples in the third inning against the Houston Astros. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Red Sox Lineup: Holt Starts At 2B As Pedroia Gets Day Off

Brock Holt will get the start at second base for the Red Sox as they look to split their series with the Blue Jays in Toronto on Thursday.

07/24/2014

Red Sox infielder/outfielder Brock Holt. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Score Doesn’t Matter: Holt Makes Spectacular Catch In Right

Monday night was just the 22nd game Brock Holt has played right field this season, but you’d think he was a life-long gold glover thanks to a spectacular catch in the fifth inning.

07/22/2014

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