Originally written on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 11/18/14
This is the third time this spring that I am writing about Stephen Drew and his concussion, the first two times were optimistic but now its time to realize that the likelihood of him being ready to start on Opening Day in the Bronx is highly unlikely. Drew suffered a concussion when hit in the head by a pitch almost 2 weeks ago and still has not been cleared to participate in batting practice, fielding drills and most importantly playing time. On Sunday while addressing the media manager John Farrell admitted that Drew would most likely not be ready to start on opening day, "We thought this was going to be a couple of days thing at the most and at the time he was hit, never even thought twice about it. But here we are 10 days later and we’re still in the same situation". Drews concussion symptoms are not going away but when his heart rate increases his symptoms do not worsen. If Drew is not ready to play on opening day it is time for management to start to look at other op...
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