Shane Victorino, Will Middlebrooks Shut Down In Triple-A Rehabs (Video)


The Boston Red Sox were looking to have outfielder Shane Victorino and third baseman Will Middlebrooks back on the 25-man roster soon, but that likely will not be the case.

Both were shut down from baseball activities during their rehabs with Triple-A Pawtucket. Middlebrooks, who broke his right index finger May 10, was scratched Monday with swelling in the finger. Victorino was placed on the disabled list May 24 with a strained right hamstring and back soreness, and his back is keeping him out with the PawSox.

Top prospect Mookie Betts has been playing right field in Pawtucket in Victorino’s absence.

Watch the video above for more details.

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