Red Sox wouldn't deal Middlebrooks 

September, 7, 2013
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Will Middlebrooks was hitting below the Mendoza Line when the Boston Red Sox sent him to the minor leagues in late June. But the third baseman has found a new lease on life since being recalled on August 10, hitting .350 with five homers and a .588 slugging percentage.