Vazquez is out of the lineup for Game 2 of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Blue Jays, Julian McWilliams of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez started Game 1 behind the plate and went 0-for-3. Kevin Plawecki will catch for Tanner Houck in the nightcap and bat seventh.
Vazquez isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez had started each of the last three games, and he went 1-for-11 with an RBI, a walk and five strikeouts. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the plate and bat seventh.
Vazquez (knee) is batting ninth and catching Tuesday against the Blue Jays, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.
One day off was apparently enough for Vazquez to recover from a banged-up knee. He's been unremarkable offensively since the start of July, hitting .225 with no home runs and just two RBI in 11 games.
Vazquez won't play Monday against the Blue Jays after he took a foul tip off his right knee in Sunday's 9-1 loss to the Yankees, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez felt stiff and sore after Sunday's contest, so he doesn't expect to be in the lineup in Monday's series opener. However, the backstop is hopeful that he'll be able to return to action Tuesday after a day off. Kevin Plawecki could take over behind the dish Monday.
Red Sox manager Alex Cora said after Monday's 5-4 win over the Angels that Vazquez would be out of the lineup Tuesday for rest purposes, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.
Vazquez has caught each of the past four days, so his planned absence comes as little surprise. Reserve backstop Connor Wong is slated to step in for Vazquez behind the dish, catching for probable starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi.
Vazquez will sit Thursday against the Royals, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez gets a rest after going just 1-for-11 at the plate over his last three games. Connor Wong gets the start behind the plate in his absence.
Vazquez went 1-for-4 with a stolen base in Tuesday's 7-6 win over the Royals.
Vazquez managed just one hit but reached base twice after he was safe on a fielder's choice in the seventh. He would end up taking second for his eighth stolen base of the year, which already represents a season high in steals for him. The 30-year-old backstop is slashing .266/.310/.365 with four homers, 32 RBI, 28 runs scored and a 16:51 BB:K over 261 plate appearances.
Vazquez went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and a sacrifice fly in Sunday's 9-2 win over the Yankees.
The catcher has gone 7-for-13 with a home run, four RBI and a stolen base in his last four games. Vazquez has lifted his batting average to .269 with three straight multi-hit efforts. He's added four home runs, 32 RBI, 28 runs scored and seven stolen bases through 253 plate appearances this year.
Vazquez isn't starting Saturday against the Yankees, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez had multi-hit efforts in each of his last two games, and he went 4-for-6 with an RBI, a stolen base, a walk and a strikeout during that time. He'll get a breather while Connor Wong starts behind the dish and bats ninth.
Vazquez went 2-for-3 with a stolen base Thursday in a loss to Tampa Bay.
Vazquez was responsible for half of Boston's four hits, singling off Michael Wacha in the fifth inning and Ryan Thompson in the seventh. He also nabbed his seventh stolen base in eight attempts this season. Through 66 games overall, the 30-year-old is slashing .259/.302/.351 with three home runs and 29 RBI across 245 plate appearances.
Vazquez is out of the lineup Sunday at Kansas City, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez went 3-for-8 with a double and two strikeouts through the first two games of the series and will receive a breather in the finale. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the plate and bat ninth in his place.
Vazquez (illness) went 3-for-4 with a double in Friday's 5-3 loss to Kansas City.
The catcher didn't ultimately miss a game after exiting Wednesday's contest versus Atlanta with a stomach illness. Vazquez has hit well in June, going 16-for-50 (.320) in his last 14 games. He's slashing .267/.310/.367 with three home runs, 12 doubles, 28 RBI, 27 runs scored and six stolen bases across 226 plate appearances.
Vazquez (illness) is starting behind the plate and batting seventh Friday at Kansas City, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
The 30-year-old exited Wednesday's contest due to a stomach illness, but he's good to go coming off Thursday's scheduled off day. Vazquez is batting .283/.327/.326 through 13 games in June.
Vazquez was removed from Wednesday's game against the Braves in the seventh inning with a stomach illness, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
In an odd scene at Truist Park, Vazquez went to the clubhouse mid-inning immediately after a flyout and was promptly replaced by Kevin Plawecki. More details about his condition figure to come out following the game.
Vazques is not in the starting lineup Sunday against the Blue Jays, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Vazquez will get a well-earned rest after starting each of Boston's previous eight games. Kevin Plawecki will work behind the plate and bat eighth Sunday.
Vazquez went 3-for-4 with three RBI and two runs scored in Thursday's 12-8 win over Houston.
Vazquez had a pair of RBI singles, and he was also hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to force in a run. Thursday was the catcher's fifth three-hit game of the season. The 30-year-old is slashing .259/.300/.360 with three home runs, 27 RBI, 25 runs scored and five stolen bases across 203 plate appearances.
Vazquez remains on the bench for Tuesday's game against Houston, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Tuesday marks just the second time all season that Vazquez has been on the bench for consecutive games. It's possible he's dealing with an unreported minor injury, but he could simply be getting a rest after struggling to a .452 OPS over his last 11 games. Kevin Plawecki will make another start behind the plate in his absence.
Vazquez will sit for Monday's game against the Marlins, Jen McCaffrey of The Athletic reports.
Vazquez sits after starting three straight games. Kevin Plawecki will take over behind the plate, catching Nick Pivetta.
Vazquez will sit Thursday against the Astros, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez has handled a very heavy workload behind the plate this season, with his 42 starts ranking second among all backstops. He'll get a rest during Thursday's afternoon contest, with Kevin Plawecki taking over in his absence.
Vazquez isn't in the lineup Saturday against the Marlins, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Vazquez had started in each of the last four games and went 1-for-13 with three RBI and six strikeouts during that time. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the dish and bat eighth.
|Last 7 Games|
|08/04||@ DET||W 4-1||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|08/03||@ DET||L 2-4||4||0||2||0||0||0||0|
|08/01||@ TB||L 2-3||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|07/31||@ TB||L 5-9||4||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|07/30||@ TB||L 3-7||4||0||2||0||1||0||0|
|07/29||vs TOR||L 1-13||4||1||2||0||0||0||0|
|07/28||vs TOR||L 1-4||3||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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|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|