MINNEAPOLIS - Three young players in the bottom third of the Red Sox lineup -- Xander Bogaerts, Will Middlebrooks, and Jackie Bradley Jr.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Will Middlebrooks, held out of Sunday's series finale in Texas for "precautionary reasons'' after being hit in the right hand Saturday night, was back in the lineup Tuesday as the S
ARLINGTON, Texas -- In addition to his hand in the better performance of the starting rotation over the last two weeks, catcher A.J. Pierzynski has started to come around at the plate, too.
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Will Middlebrooks, who was struck on the right hand by a pitch Saturday night but appeared fine Sunday morning, was later scratched from the Red Sox lineup following batting pr