Red Sox Injuries
Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks will get Wednesday night off after a collision with teammate David Ross on Tuesday night left his with sore ribs.
Not only did the Boston Red Sox lose to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, they also lost their third baseman and backup catcher.
The Boston Red Sox placed Joel Hanrahan on the 15-day disabled list with a right forearm strain and recalled Allen Webster from Pawtucket on Tuesday.
All that debate about the Red Sox getting another year out of Jackie Bradley Jr. has worked itself out.
The Boston Red Sox placed closer Andrew Bailey on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his biceps on Monday.
Tracy Clements gives her take on David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox.
David Ortiz had been confident throughout Spring Training that he would be in the Red Sox lineup come Opening Day, but the DH seemed a lot less optimistic about his return on Thursday.
Red Sox DH David Ortiz is still very hopeful he can return to the team this season, and said team doctors told him there is a 60-70-percent chance that happens.
Designated hitter David Ortiz re-aggravated his right Achilles strain Friday night against the Kansas City Royals, and was shut down by Boston on Monday morning.
The Boston Red Sox activated DH David Ortiz from the disabled prior to Friday’s game against the Royals, and “Big Papi” made an immediate impact.