Vazquez is not in the lineup Sunday against the Braves, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.
Vazquez went 3-for-5 with a home run, a double and four RBI in what was his final start of the season Saturday. He'll likely finish 2020 with a .283/.344/.457 slash line, seven homers and four stolen bases in 47 games. Kevin Plawecki takes over behind the plate in the season finale.
Vazquez went 3-for-5 with a grand slam in Saturday's 8-2 win over Atlanta.
Vazquez sent a pitch from Atlanta reliever Grant Dayton into the left-field seats to finish an eight-run rally by the Red Sox in the second inning. Vazquez also had a double in the contest. The catcher is slashing .283/.344/.457 with seven homers, 23 RBI, 22 runs scored and four stolen bases in 47 games this year.
Vazquez is not starting Friday against Atlanta.
Vazquez has a strong .327/.400/.510 slash line over his last 12 games but sits for the second time in three days. Kevin Plawecki gets the nod behind the plate.
Vazquez is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Orioles.
Vazquez hits the bench despite homering Tuesday. Kevin Plawecki takes over behind the plate in his absence.
Vazquez went 1-for-5 with a three-run home run and an additional run scored in Tuesday's win over Baltimore.
Vazquez made the most of his lone hit, blasting a fastball from reliever Evan Phillips straight into left center field. It was Vazquez's sixth homer of the season and eventually iced the game for Boston. This homer pushed Vazquez's hitting streak to three games. The backstop has been one of Boston's most reliable hitters of late -- he has hit safely in seven of the team's last 10 games with a .292 average (12-for-41) in that span.
Vazquez isn't in Saturday's lineup against the Yankees.
Vazquez will take a breather after filling the stat sheet in Friday's loss. Kevin Plawecki will take over behind the dish.
Vazquez went 3-for-5 with two doubles, two stolen bases, a walk, an RBI and a run scored in a 6-5 loss to the Yankees on Friday.
Vazquez did a little bit of everything, as it was the first time all season he's had multiple doubles and steals in a game. The 30-year-old backstop is enjoying a solid season in which he's hitting .276/.339/.417 with five home runs, 16 RBI and 19 runs scored in 171 plate appearances.
Vazquez is not in the lineup Thursday against the Marlins, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.
Vazquez started the past three games and will head to the bench after going 2-for-11 with a homer, two runs, three RBI and three walks. Kevin Plawecki takes over behind the plate for Boston.
Vazquez went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run, two runs, one walk and one strikeout in Sunday's win against the Rays.
Vazquez hit second in the order against the Rays, and he set the tone for the game with a two-run shot in his first at-bat as the Red Sox cruised to a 6-3 win. The catcher has seen inconsistent time as he's started in three of the last five games. He's hitting .271 with five home runs, 14 RBI and 18 runs this year.
Vazquez is not in the lineup Saturday against the Rays.
Vazquez has seen his numbers fall off from his career-best .797 OPS last season, though his .718 this year is an acceptable mark for a catcher. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the plate in his absence.
Vazquez is out of the lineup for Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader against Philadelphia, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez went 4-for-4 during Game 1 of the twin bill, but it's not a surprise he won't be catching both games Tuesday. Deivy Grullon will take over behind the plate and bat seventh in Game 2.
Vazquez went 3-for-5 with a stolen base and two runs scored in Saturday's 9-8 win over the Blue Jays.
Vazquez's three hits were all singles. He scored on a Jackie Bradley homer in the second inning. In the ninth, Vazquez singled, stole second, advanced to third on an error and then beat the throw home on Yairo Munoz's groundball. The three-hit effort gave Vazquez a .266/.321/.403 slash line with four homers, 16 runs scored, 12 RBI and two steals in 35 games this year.
Vazquez will be on the bench for the first game of Friday's twin bill against Toronto, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.
It's no surprise to see that Vazquez won't be asked to start twice behind the plate in one day. Kevin Plawecki gets the nod for the afternoon contest, but Vazquez will likely return to the lineup for the nightcap.
Vazquez isn't in Wednesday's lineup against Atlanta.
Vazquez recorded hits in each of the past two contests, but he'll get a day off for the series finale against Atlanta. Kevin Plawecki will take over at catcher.
Vazquez is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Nationals.
Vazquez will be getting a routine breather after starting nine consecutive games, including each of the last four at catcher. Kevin Plawecki will replace him behind the dish, catching for Zack Godley in the series finale.
Vazquez (heel) is back in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Phillies, catching and batting sixth, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez left Monday's game against the Yankees with a sore heel and did not take part in Tuesday's contest, though the issue was never thought to be a major one. His return pushes Kevin Plawecki back to the bench.
Red Sox manager Ron Roenicke is hopeful Vazquez (heel) can play Wednesday against the Phillies, Ian Browne of MLB.com reports.
Vazquez exited Monday's game against the Yankees to rest a heel that's been bothering him. The manager gave him a complete day off Tuesday and awaits word from the team's trainers heading into Wednesday's series finale. "We'll see later on if the trainers think that he's OK to hit," said Roenicke. "But he's better. He told me he's better today. He's getting worked on also, they'll come back and let me know what they think for the game and what they think for tomorrow." Kevin Plawecki started in place of Vazquez on Tuesday.
Vazquez (heel) will sit Tuesday against the Phillies, Julian McWilliams of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez left Monday's game against the Yankees early due to heel soreness, so it's no surprise to see him sit for at least one game. Whether or not his absence will extend to multiple games remains to be seen. Kevin Plawecki takes over behind the plate Tuesday.
Vazquez went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored Monday against the Yankees. He was removed early due to a sore heel, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez drove home a run in the fourth inning with a single to left center, but he was unable to finish out the game after experiencing heel soreness. He'll be considered day-to-day moving forward and will likely be re-evaluated Tuesday morning to determine his availability for the series opener against the Phillies.
Vazquez is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Rays, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez will get a break after working behind the plate and going 1-for-8 with a double between Red Sox losses Tuesday and Wednesday. Kevin Plawecki will fill in as Boston's catcher, working in a battery with rookie Kyle Hart.
|Last 7 Games|
|09/26||@ ATL||W 8-2||5||1||3||1||4||0||0|
|09/24||vs BAL||L 1-13||3||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|09/22||vs BAL||W 8-3||5||2||1||1||3||0||0|
|09/20||vs NYY||W 10-2||4||0||1||0||0||1||0|
|09/18||vs NYY||L 5-6||5||1||3||0||1||1||2|
|09/16||@ MIA||L 4-8||4||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|09/15||@ MIA||W 2-0||3||0||1||0||1||1||0|
|More Batting Stats|
|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2009||R-Gcl Red Sox||10||36||5||10||5||0||0||7||4||7||0||0||.278||.366||.417|
|2012||AA-Portland Sea Dogs||20||73||11||15||4||0||0||5||8||9||0||0||.205||.281||.260|
|2012||AFA-Salem Red Sox||81||293||43||78||17||0||7||41||40||70||2||2||.266||.360||.396|
|2013||AA-Portland Sea Dogs||96||342||48||99||19||1||5||48||47||44||7||5||.289||.376||.395|
|2013||AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox||1||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||--||0||0||.000||.250||.000|
|2014||AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox||66||244||35||68||17||0||3||20||21||52||0||1||.279||.336||.385|
|2018||AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox||3||11||1||3||0||0||0||1||1||1||0||0||.273||.333||.273|
|2018||AAX-Portland Sea Dogs||1||2||1||1||0||0||0||3||--||--||0||0||.500||.333||.500|