Kevin Youkilis is in the awkward position of trying to stay sharp without playing time, all the while mentoring the man who is taking his spot. Oh, and there are those trade rumors to ignore...
Eric Hinske left the Boston Red Sox in 2007 after capturing a World Series Championship. Five years later, returning to Fenway Park and the city where he won it all still feels familiar.
Due to an illness, Clay Buchholz will miss his scheduled start Sunday vs. Atlanta.
According to ESPN's Buster Olney, the Red Sox have narrowed their choice of trade partners to the White Sox and an unnamed National League team.