Boston Red Sox
2014 Avg.
.275
 
Career Avg.
.277
Name  Shane Victorino
Born  11/30/1980
Height  5-9
Weight  190
Number  18
Position  RF
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/22/2014 3:18:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will return to the lineup Tuesday night with Brock Holt manning center field.
Insight: Victorino (.255, 1 HR, 10 RBI) played a couple of games over the weekend in his return from the disabled list, but sat out Monday's game.
 
7/19/2014 6:40:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will make his return from the disabled list Saturday.
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) has played just 21 games this season. He'll bat sixth and play right field.
 
7/17/2014 4:28:00 PM
Description: According to Alex Speier of WEEI, Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will resume his rehab assignment Thursday night.
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) began experiencing back soreness in June while rehabbing from a hamstring injury and he's had to stop his rehab assignment twice. He's played just 21 games this season.
 
7/8/2014 7:24:00 PM
Description: According to Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal, Red Sox manager John Farrell said the team has had to pull Shane Victorino away from his rehab assignment again due to "increased symptoms" in his back.
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) began experiencing back soreness in June while rehabbing from a hamstring injury and he's had to stop his rehab assignment twice. Farrell said the earliest Victorino will resume his assignment is Thursday. He's played just 21 games this season.
 
7/1/2014 9:21:00 PM
Description: According to mlb.com, Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino (hamstring, back) could resume his rehab assignment next week.
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) began experiencing back soreness in June while rehabbing from a hamstring injury. He's played just 21 games this season.
 
6/25/2014 8:23:00 PM
Description: Shane Victorino's rehab assignment has been shut down indefinitely. This time he's dealing with a back issue. SOURCE: Scott Lauber, Boston Herald
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) just can't seem to catch a break. There's no timetable for his return and at this point we wouldn't expect to see him back until after the All-Star break.
 
6/24/2014 7:40:00 PM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino is hoping to be back in the lineup Friday against New York. SOURCE: Providence Journal
Insight: Victorino (.242, 1 HR, 10 RBI) resumed his rehab assignment Monday after missing a few days with a sore hamstring. When he comes back, the Red Sox will likely go with a starting outfield of Victorino, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Brock Holt.
 
6/20/2014 11:42:00 AM
Description: Shane Victorino's rehab assignment has been halted due to "general stiffness." SOURCE: Boston Herald
Insight: Victorino's return timetable will obviously have to be pushed back. That means more starts in right field for Brock Holt (.329, 1 HR, 15 RBI).
 
6/16/2014 8:41:00 PM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino (strained hamstring) is expected to return during the team's upcoming road trip. SOURCE: Alex Speier, WEEI
Insight: Victorino is currently on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Pawtucket. His return will likely bump Grady Sizemore (.216, 2 HR, 15 RBI) out of the starting lineup.
 
6/11/2014 8:16:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will begin a rehab assignment later this weekend. SOURCE: Brian MacPherson, Providence Journal
Insight: Boston could certainly use Victorino back in the lineup. He's missed the last three weeks with a strained hamstring.
 
6/2/2014 8:15:00 PM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino won't be ready to come off the DL when his 15 days are up. SOURCE: Peter Abraham, Boston Globe
Insight: His strained hamstring is still bothering him. That means more playing time in right for Grady Sizemore (.229, 2 HR, 14 RBI).
 
5/24/2014 3:21:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino has been placed on the DL for the second time this season.
Insight: He aggravated his strained hamstring running to first base in last night's loss to Tampa Bay. Daniel Nava (.149, 2 HR, 3 RBI) has been called up from Triple-A Pawtucket to take his spot on the roster.
 
5/23/2014 10:18:00 PM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino left Friday's game with tightness in his right hamstring. SOURCE: Don Orsillo, NESN
Insight: He came up limping after reaching on a fielder's choice in the ninth inning. Jonny Gomes (.242, 4 HR, 19 RBI) has come on to take his place.
 
5/17/2014 3:53:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino (knee) had an MRI Friday afternoon, but is in Saturday's lineup against Detroit.
Insight: Victorino hurt his left knee when he slid into third base during Wednesday's game and sat out Thursday and Friday.
 
5/16/2014 5:32:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino (knee) had an MRI Friday afternoon and won't play against the Tigers, according to Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe.
Insight: Victorino hurt his left knee when he slid into third base during Wednesday's game and sat out Thursday. We're awaiting the results of his MRI.
 
5/15/2014 5:58:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino sat out Thursday's game because of a knee injury. SOURCE: Brian MacPherson, Providence Journal
Insight: Instead, Jonny Gomes (.238, 3 HR, 16 RBI) got the start in right field. Consider Victorino (.292, 0 HR, 9 RBI) questionable for tomorrow's series opener against the Tigers.
 
Hot5/14/2014 11:50:00 AM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino is a safe bet to do some damage today against Twins starter Kevin Correia.
Insight: He's a .471 career hitter against the right-hander. Victorino has gone six for his last 12 to raise his average from .250 to an even .300.
 
5/13/2014 10:55:00 AM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino is just a career .150 hitter (6-for-40) with nine strikeouts versus Minnesota starter Ricky Nolasco.
Insight: The Flyin' Hawaiian has only played 13 games this season due to injury and should probably be avoided in this unfavorable matchup.
 
Hot5/3/2014 1:11:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino isn't starting Saturday's game against Oakland. SOURCE: Tony Lee, ESPN Boston
Insight: Victorino has gone seven for his last 16 to raise his average from .133 to .290. Jackie Bradley Jr. (.233, 0 HR, 13 RBI) is starting in right field today with Grady Sizemore (.213, 2 HR, 8 RBI) taking over in center.
 
4/30/2014 9:50:00 AM
Description: Boston right fielder Shane Victorino broke out of a mini-slump by going 4-for-4 Tuesday in a win over Tampa Bay.
Insight: Victorino had been 2-for-15 with five strikeouts in his previous three contests. His return to the lineup after missing the first three weeks with a hamstring injury could mean less playing time for Grady Sizemore (.208, 2 HR, 7 RBI) and Jonny Gomes (.230, 2 HR, 8 RBI).