Boston Red Sox
2015 Avg.
.143
 
Career Avg.
.276
Name  Shane Victorino
Born  11/30/1980
Height  5-9
Weight  190
Number  18
Position  RF
Bats  R
Throws  R
4/25/2015 6:07:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino is heading to the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring strain according to Roto World.
Insight: Here we go again. Victorino spent much of last season on the DL and is going there just three weeks into the 2015 season. With Rusney Castillo also injured, Allen Craig and Daniel Nava will share time in right field.
 
4/23/2015 3:20:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino left Wednesday's game with hamstring tightness and should be considered doubtful for Thursday's game.
Insight: It's also doubtful he was still in your starting lineup considering he was batting just .143. Hamstrings are never easy to deal with, so a DL stint could be possible. Allen Craig took over for Victorino. Update: Victorino is not in the starting lineup.
 
4/23/2015 10:00:00 AM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino left Wednesday's game with hamstring tightness and should be considered doubtful for Thursday's game.
Insight: It's also doubtful he was still in your starting lineup considering he was batting just .143. Hamstrings are never easy to deal with, so a DL stint could be possible. Allen Craig took over for Victorino.
 
4/22/2015 8:47:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino left Wednesday's game with hamstring tightness.
Insight: Hamstrings are never easy to deal with, so a DL stint could be possible. Allen Craig took over for Victorino.
 
8/2/2014 1:49:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino, placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, will have season-ending back surgery, according to Boston beat writer Alex Speier.
Insight: Victorino played in just 30 games this season. The Red Sox acquired Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig to compensate, but Craig is also injured. Expect to see a lot of Brock Holt in the outfield.
 
8/2/2014 1:40:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino, placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday, will see another doctor next week and season-ending surgery on his back is certainly possible.
Insight: The Red Sox acquired Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig in trades Thursday, so Victorino injury won't hurt too much. Mookie Betts and Jackie Bradley Jr. will get most of the starts left by the Flyin' Hawaiian's absence.
 
8/1/2014 4:08:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino is once again dealing with back issues and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: The Red Sox acquired Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig in trades on Thursday, so Victorino was expected to become the starting center fielder, but Mookie Betts will be playing there Friday night.
 
7/31/2014 6:22:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino is once again dealing with back issues.
Insight: Victorino is expected to miss "some time," according to Alex Speier of WEEI.com. The Red Sox acquired Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig in trades on Thursday, so Victorino was expected to become the starting center fielder. Now, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Daniel Nava will split time, with Cespedes moving over to center field when Nava starts.
 
7/29/2014 4:25:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will sit Tuesday with Brock Holt covering right field and Stephen Drew at shortstop.
Insight: Victorino is batting .273 in 29 games this season, he just can't seem to stay on the field.
 
7/26/2014 4:10:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino will sit Saturday with Brock Holt covering right field and Stephen Drew at shortstop.
Insight: Victorino has a six-game hitting streak, but has played the last four games and the Red Sox don't want to overwork him.
 
7/25/2014 10:38:00 PM
Description: Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino has hit safely in all six games since he came off the disabled list.
Insight: Victorino went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI Friday at Tampa Bay and is 10-for-23 since he returned from the DL. He's been limited to 114 at-bats this season by injuries.
 
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.