• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo back in action Thursday

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo (quad) is back in the lineup Thursday against the archrival Yankees.Castillo had been held out for the first three games of the series due to a minor quadriceps strain, but he'll take back his spot in right field for the finale.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo dealing with minor quad strain

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo was held out of Monday's lineup due to a minor quad strain, Sean McAdam of CSN New England reports. Castillo's injury is not considered serious, as he likely could have played Monday but was held out as a precaution. Castillo is expected to return to action Tuesday, but that will not be certain until the Red Sox release their lineup several hours prior to first pitch.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo held out of lineup on Monday

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo is not in the lineup Monday against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports. Castillo got a day off Friday as well, so it will be the second time in the past four days he's held out of the lineup despite collecting three hits over the weekend. Brock Holt will take over in the outfield, while Deven Marrero will get the start at third base.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Red Sox's Rusney Castillo returns Sunday; Hanley Ramirez out

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo was back in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Mariners, the team announced. Castillo missed Saturday's game with a foot contusion. He will bat fifth and play right field. Meanwhile, outfielder Hanley Ramirez remains sidelined with a foot injury. It the seventh straight game he has not started due to the foot issue. He will likely not return until Tuesday at the earliest, reports The Boston Herald.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Foot contusion keeps Rusney Castillo out of lineup for Red Sox

    After leaving Friday's game with an injury, Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Mariners. Castillo exited the game on Friday after he fouled a pitch off of his foot. Castillo was diagnosed with a left foot contusion, but his status for the remainder of the series has not been revealed. Jackie Bradley will handle right field duties while Castillo heals up.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo sidelined after fouling pitch of foot

    Red Sox rookie outfielder Rusney Castillo has left the game Friday night against Seattle after slamming a ball off his left foot, the Providence Journal has reported. He took several minutes of medical attention. Alejandro De Aza took his place in the field the next inning. The team has yet to release any details.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Red Sox bring up OF Rusney Castillo

    The Red Sox have promoted outfield prospect Rusney Castillo from Triple-A Pawtucket to take the place of Shane Victorino, whom they have dealt to the Angels. Castillo has been hitting well lately in the minors. He has hit safely in nine of his last 10 games, but has just three homers and 17 RBI in 156 at-bats on the year.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo trying to find his way since demotion

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo has once again found his stroke in the minor leagues. Since being demoted back to Triple-A on June 24, Castillo is hitting .283 with a homer and five RBI in 15 games for Pawtucket. The 28-year-old Cuba-native had a 25-game stint with the Red Sox earlier this season, but had just 17 hits in 74 at-bats with 15 strikeouts in that span.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Red Sox OF Rusney Castillo around in case of DL move

    Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo could be available for Tuesday night's game against the Blue Jays if a designated list move is made with Hanley Ramirez, according to ESPN Boston. Ramirez has a hand injury and will miss Tuesday's game. However, no decision has been made yet about Ramirez going on the DL at this time. Red Sox manager John Farrell said Castillo is around in case the roster move is made and he'd only available for the day. Castillo was optioned to the minors last week. This season in the majors, Castillo is hitting .230/.260/.284.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Struggling Red Sox RF Rusney Castillo optioned to minors

    The Red Sox have dispatched disappointing rookie right fielder Rusney Castillo to the minors, the Boston Globe has reported. The move seemed inevitable given his struggles. Castillo started just once in the last seven games and has just two hits in his last 17 at-bats. He has only two extra-base hits in 74 at-bats this season. John Farrell told the Boston Herald that Castillo, who arrived in Boston with much fanfare, "needs to get back to playing every day" and added that the move will allow him to "get back in the rhythm of the game."