Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:02:38 -0700
Boston Red Sox INF/OF Brock Holt (illness) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Friday, April 21, because of vertigo.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:57:26 -0800
Boston Red Sox INF Brock Holt avoided arbitration Friday, Jan. 13, by agreeing to a one-year deal worth $1.95 million, according to a source.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:56:43 -0800
Boston Red Sox RP Fernando Abad, SP Joe Kelly, SP Drew Pomeranz, SP Robbie Ross, 2B Brock Holt and C Sandy Leon were offered contracts Friday, Dec. 2. All six players are eligible for arbitration this offseason.
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 21:39:29 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (calf) left the game Wednesday, Aug. 10, against the New York Yankees due to a tight right calf. He was replaced by OF Brock Holt in right field.
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:49:16 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Brock Holt is leading off Saturday, July 23, and 3B Travis Shaw is sitting out. 3B Aaron Hill is hitting seventh.
Fantasy Tip: Holt is hitting .333 this month, and he has a good matchup against Ricky Nolasco. Hill is hitting .306 this month, and both are solid low-end options.
Sat, 16 Jul 2016 09:24:14 -0700
Boston Red Sox 3B Travis Shaw and OF Brock Holt are not in the starting lineup against New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia Saturday, July 16. 3B Aaron Hill will start at third base and is batting seventh. OF Bryce Brentz will start in left field and is batting eighth.
Fantasy Tip: Hill has at least one hit in six of his last seven games and six RBI during that span. He should be an attractive option for owners in daily fantasy leagues. He is hitting .294 with four RBI this month and could also be used in daily leagues.
Sun, 10 Jul 2016 09:44:52 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Brock Holt (ankle) is not in the starting lineup against Tampa Bay Rays SP Jake Odorizzi Sunday, July 10. OF Bryce Brentz will start in left field and is batting eighth.
Fantasy Tip: Brentz is hitting .333 with one home run and seven RBI since being recalled from the minor leagues. He could be a sleeper option in some daily fantasy leagues, but most owners should be able to find better options.
Sat, 09 Jul 2016 18:21:16 -0700
Boston Red Sox OF Brock Holt (ankle) is unlikely to play against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, July 10, but should return to the lineup after the All-Star break, according to manager John Farrell.
Fantasy Tip: Expect Bryce Brentz to start for Holt, and he is a potential value play in DFS formats.
Sat, 09 Jul 2016 12:21:38 -0700
Boston Red Sox 1B Hanley Ramirez and OF Brock Holt (knee) are not in the starting lineup against Tampa Bay Rays SP Matt Moore Saturday, July 9. INF Travis Shaw will bat sixth and play first base and OF Bryce Brentz will bat seventh and start in left field. In addition, INF Aaron Hill is starting at the hot corner for the second consecutive game and C Sandy Leon is making his fifth start behind the plate in the last six games.
Fantasy Tip: Shaw is batting .350 with four doubles, a home run and four RBI through 20 at-bats this month and is 5-for-10 in his career versus Moore with a double, home run and three RBI. Brentz is batting .375 with a home run and seven RBI through 32 at-bats and is 5-for-10 at the plate over the past week. Both players should be viewed as value plays in daily fantasy games.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 20:30:17 -0700
Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox OF Brock Holt's (foot) X-rays on his left foot were negative, and he will be re-evaluated Saturday, July 10.
Fantasy Tip: It doesn't sound like Holt's injury is too serious, so hold on to him in AL-only formats. Bryce Brentz could grab an extra start or two in the coming days, and he could make a useful DFS sleeper.