Boston, MA (Sports Network) - The Boston Red Sox activated shortstop Stephen
Drew from the 15-day disabled list on Saturday prior to their afternoon tilt
with the New York Yankees.
Tightness in his right hamstring has kept Drew out of the lineup since June
28. To make room on their roster, the Red Sox optioned infielder Brock Holt to
The 30-year-old Drew has had an up and down campaign during his first season
in Boston, but has collected 25 extra base hits -- including 14 doubles, six
triples and five home runs -- while managing a .233 batting average.
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