Found April 06, 2012 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Andrew Bailey
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Andrew Bailey wanted to fight through the pain. Shortly after suffering a thumb injury in his throwing hand, the Red Sox closer assessed all his options in an attempt to delay surgery until after the season. But there was no way around the inevitable. As a result of the soreness, Bailey –– who was acquired in a trade in December –– underwent a procedure on Wednesday to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament. Considering his lengthy injury history, the pitcher endured a flurry of emotions upon battling another setback. "It's extremely frustrating," Bailey said. "I went through the 'Woe is me'...
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