Found August 18, 2012 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Carl Crawford
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Since making his season debut on July 16, Carl Crawford has emerged as one of the Red Sox' top hitters. Heading into Saturday's game, the left fielder was hitting .287 with three home runs and 19 RBIs through 28 games. Despite Saturday's 4-1 win over the Yankees, Crawford could be shutting it down for the year. According to a Boston Globe report, he plans on asking management in the coming days if he can undergo Tommy John surgery. Before the Red Sox took the field against the Yankees, general manager Ben Cherington told reporters in New York that he hadn't...
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