Will Middlebrooks Feeling ‘Great,’ Says He Got Everything He Wanted Out of Rehab Assignment (Video)

After missing 16 games, Will Middlebrooks is back in the Red Sox lineup.

The third baseman was placed on the disabled list with a low back strain in late May, and finished his five-game rehab assignment in time to be activated for Monday night’s game against the Rays. Middlebrooks had five hits, two home runs and six RBIs in 17 at-bats at Triple-A Pawtucket.

Middlebrooks chatted with Jenny Dell prior to Monday night’s matchup to talk about returning to the Sox’ lineup. Hear what he had to say in the above video.

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