Latest Player News for Boston
Gomes belted a home run in Sunday night's win over the Yankees. He has five homers in the last 19 games after hitting only three in his first 50 games.
Victorino, who returned to the Boston lineup Sunday after missing one game with a hamstring injury, went 2-for-5 with two RBI and two stolen bases in a win over the Yankees. The two RBI give him 26 for the season.
Napoli went 2-for-6 with two home runs and four RBI in Sunday's extra-inning win against the Yankees.
Dempster gave up five runs (three earned) on six hits over 5.1 innings pitched against the Yankees on Sunday.
Marrero, 22, is batting .261/.341/.338 with one home run, 14 RBI and 18 steals through 70 games for High-A Salem.
Barnes, 23, has a 4.75 ERA and 98:31 K:BB ratio through 77.2 innings for Double-A Portland.
Thornton gave up two hits in one inning of relief Saturday in Boston's loss to the Yankees.
Iglesias was hitless in three at-bats Saturday and is now 2-for-18 in his last five games.
Britton made his major league debut Saturday, pitching a clean inning in Boston's loss to the Yankees.
Drew went 0-for-2 with a walk in Saturday's loss to the Yankees. The game was Drew's first since being activated from the disabled list.