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Brock Holt | Second Baseman

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/11/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 180
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Rice
Contract: view contract details

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Brock Holt left Saturday's game against the Indians after taking a pitch off his left knee.
Allen Craig came on to pinch-run for him. The Red Sox are calling it a bruise. Either way, Holt is probably done for the year. Boston's only All-Star this year hit .280 with two homers, 45 RBI and eight stolen bases. He's started at least one game at every position except pitcher and catcher. Oct 3 - 9:59 PM

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Brock Holt went 2-for-3 with two RBI, a walk, and a run scored Friday against the Orioles.

Holt, who made the start in left field, had an RBI double in the sixth inning before driving in a run with an infield single in the eighth. The 27-year-old has struggled during the second half, but his multi-position eligibility could come in handy in deeper mixed fantasy leagues over the final week of the season.
Sep 25 - 10:58 PM

Brock Holt (back) went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and two RBI on Wednesday against the Orioles.

It was the first start in five days for Holt, who's been battling back spasms. The 27-year-old utilityman is slashing .280/.349/.378 with 40 RBI and 48 runs scored in 118 games this season for the Red Sox.
Sep 17 - 8:46 AM

Brock Holt (back) had a pinch-hit single Monday against the Orioles.

It was Holt's first appearance since leaving Friday's game with back spasms. It's a sign that he could be ready to return to the starting lineup soon.
Sep 15 - 8:40 AM

Brock Holt (back) is not in the Red Sox starting lineup on Saturday.

Holt was removed from Friday's game due to back spasms, and it would appear that the issue is still bothering him on Saturday. Look for him to potentially return to the starting lineup for Sunday's series finale.
Sep 12 - 2:10 PM

Brock Holt was forced to leave Friday's game against the Rays due to back spasms.

He was replaced by Josh Rutledge. The super-utility man should be considered day-to-day and is likely to return to the Red Sox lineup before the end of the weekend.
Sep 12 - 9:04 AM

Brock Holt was scratched from Saturday's starting lineup with left oblique tightness.

He'll miss his third game in a row. Interim Red Sox manager Torey Lovullo said after Friday's game that Holt was still "a little banged up." Josh Rutledge will start at second base and bat ninth. Before the injury, Holt had been 10 for his last 24 with four extra-base hits.
Aug 22 - 6:08 PM

Brock Holt is out of the Red Sox lineup Thursday.

It's a day of maintenance for Holt, who missed two games last week with a hyperextended left knee. Josh Rutledge is starting at second base against the Yankees.
Aug 6 - 3:03 PM

Brock Holt (knee) is back in the Red Sox' lineup Wednesday.

Holt missed the last two games with a hyperextended left knee. He's at second base and batting leadoff.
Jul 29 - 3:59 PM

Brock Holt (knee) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday against the White Sox.

Holt sat out Monday after leaving Sunday's game with a hyperextended knee and he apparently needs at least another day. Jemile Weeks will fill in at second base again on Tuesday while Alejandro De Aza will get a shot out of No. 2 spot in the order.
Jul 28 - 3:25 PM

Brock Holt (knee) is expected to return to the Red Sox' lineup on Tuesday.

Holt is sitting out Monday after having to leave Sunday's contest when he hyperextended his left knee. He's ultimately expected to be fine, though. Jemile Weeks is handling second base Monday.
Jul 27 - 4:40 PM

Brock Holt (knee) is not in the Red Sox starting lineup on Monday night versus the White Sox.

Holt suffered a hyperextended left knee on Sunday night against the Tigers. It's thought to be a minor injury, but Jemile Weeks will fill in at second base for Boston in Monday's series opener against the Pale Hose.
Jul 27 - 3:16 PM

Red Sox manager John Farrell said after Sunday's game that he doesn't expect Brock Holt (knee) to miss any time.

Holt was forced to leave Sunday's contest against the Tigers after hyperextending his left knee. It appears to be a minor issue though, so expect the All-Star to be in the lineup for Monday's series opener against the White Sox.
Jul 27 - 12:21 AM

Brock Holt was removed from Sunday's game against the Tigers due to tightness in his left knee.

Holt landed awkwardly while rounding first base earlier in the ballgame and was likely lifted for precautionary reasons. Jemile Weeks replaced him at second base and could see increased action if Holt if forced to miss a day or two.
Jul 26 - 10:01 PM

Brock Holt is not in the Red Sox starting lineup on Friday.

With Dustin Pedroia back, it appears as though Holt will return to his super-utility role. Mike Napoli is starting at first base on Friday, which could be a position that Holt sees plenty of time at in the second half.
Jul 17 - 7:04 PM

Depth Charts

C1Blake Swihart
2Ryan Hanigan
3Christian Vazquez
1B1Hanley Ramirez
2Travis Shaw
2B1Dustin Pedroia
2Brock Holt
SS1Xander Bogaerts
2Marco Hernandez
3B1Pablo Sandoval
2Deven Marrero
LF1Jackie Bradley
CF1Mookie Betts
RF1Rusney Castillo
DH1David Ortiz
Starting Pitcher
S1Clay Buchholz
2Rick Porcello
3Wade Miley
4Eduardo Rodriguez
5Joe Kelly
6Steven Wright
7Henry Owens
Relief Pitcher
R1Craig Kimbrel
2Koji Uehara
3Junichi Tazawa
4Robbie Ross
5Tommy Layne
6Heath Hembree
7Jonathan Aro
8Williams Jerez
9Pat Light
10Matt Barnes
11Noe Ramirez
12Roman Mendez
13Brandon Workman