Pedro Ciriaco


Here are the Talking Points from the Red Sox' 5-2 loss to the Braves.


BOSTON -- Will Middlebrooks left Thursday's game against the Indians in the fifth inning due to what is being called low back spasms.


TORONTO -- Jose Iglesias was hit in the right forearm by a pitch in the top of the second inning Friday night and came out of the game two innings later.