The Red Sox place right fielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring injury and call up right-hander Matt Barnes.
He's on the bench tonight, but Brock Holt needs to find a place in the Red Sox everyday lineup, says Lou Merloni, who also discusses Jim Palmer’s critical comments on David Ortiz.
In the starting lineup at short for the second time in the last four games, Brock Holt continues to make the most of his playing time.
3yHave you seen the video of the Red Sox fan who got absolutely demolished running onto the Fenway Park field? If not, check it out - and see the interview done with him days later.
3yThe Red Sox come on strong with their offense late to beat the Angels yet again. They've won back-to-back games against two of this year's best pitchers to date.
3yThe struggling Red Sox offense rediscovers the approach -- patient, selective, grinding -- that's worked so well in the past, and the result is three straight victories over front-line starters.
3yThe veteran reliever went to the video and believes he found the flaw that's caused his recent struggles.
3yAlso, Carl Crawford collects his 1,500th career hit in his third straight multihit game; Sox improve to 15-1 against Angels since the beginning of the 2010 season.
3yThe Red Sox have owned the Halos this year and they continue to roll on them Tuesday.
3yThe veteran left-hander, who normally struggles at the beginning of each year, turns in another quality performance in the Red Sox' 7-3 win over the Angels.