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Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees
It was assumed Friday afternoon that when Jacoby Ellsbury‘s name didn’t appear on the Red Sox lineup card that the outfielder would be sitting down with more discomfort in his hand, the same ailment that caused him to miss a game against the Tigers earlier in the week. It appears, however, that a foot injury is what will keep Ellsbury out of Friday night’s game in the Bronx.
Ellsbury is out of the lineup for the second game of a four-game series against the Yankees with a foot injury, according to The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham. It’s a tough blow for the Red Sox given Ellsbury’s play of late. When he has been in the lineup, he’s been very effective, hitting .375 to go along with a .419 on-base percentage in his last nine games. Ellsbury has also stolen five bases in that stretch as well.
The Yankees will send Andy Pettitte to the mound in the second game of the series, a pitcher Ellsbury has hit well in his career. Ellsbury is 10-for-30 for his career with a home run and seven RBI...
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It was reported a few hours ago that Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury "may miss significant time" with a right foot injury. The severity of the injury wasn't known, but from the comments made by the media and Red Sox organization, the injury sounded serious. There is a report now that Ellsbury's injury may in fact be serious.
Jacoby Ellsbury may have a fracture...
Back At Fenway In 2014?According to a report by Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, the Red Sox have "keen interest in re-signing" Jacoby Ellsbury. However (and this is a big "however"), if Scott Boras demands a contract in the nine-figure range, there is less optimism about keeping the center fielder in Boston. With the success of their "mid-range" signings...
Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes said recently in his diary on ESPNBoston.com that a cigar store indian sits in the clubhouse for good luck.
“Jake Peavy picked up a good luck charm for us in San Francisco with a three-foot tall cigar store Indian,” Gomes wrote. ” He went with us to Los Angeles and is home here with us. He brought that guy into our lives. So far he’s...
The Red Sox’ first glimpse of life after Jacoby Ellsbury has arrived sooner than expected.
Ellsbury underwent an MRI on his right foot in Boston on Saturday, and it revealed swelling and inflammation at the navicular bone, according to manager John Farrell. Ellsbury will now receive a second opinion in Denver, and while it’s unclear how long he’ll be sidelined, the Red Sox...
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is now wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
"I don't think we're looking at anything day to day," Red Sox manager John Farrell said Saturday at Yankee Stadium.
Farrell said an MRI on Saturday morning showed inflammation and swelling. Ellsbury left...
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is out of the lineup against the New York Yankees because of a sore right foot.
Shane Victorino shifted over from right field Friday night to make his fifth start of the season in center. Victorino also moved into Ellsbury's leadoff spot for the fifth time.
Red Sox manager John Farrell says Ellsbury aggravated his ailing foot when...
The Red Sox have been rolling lately, but some troubling news has emerged from their series in New York.
Jacoby Ellsbury, who missed Friday’s game against the Yankees, was sent back to Boston to have his right foot examined. An MRI revealed swelling and inflammation, according to John Farrell, and Ellsbury will receive a second opinion in Denver.
Farrell said that Ellsbury’s...
The Red Sox and Jacoby Ellsbury have mutual interest in getting a new contract worked out and a report said that he may be looking for a Carl Crawford type of contract. Crawford, for the record, had signed a $142 million contract with the Red Sox three years ago. While he may be looking for a big contract, his chances of getting a big contract may be starting to go down.
Jacoby Ellsbury‘s injury has put the Red Sox in a bind. They’ll turn to a rookie for some help.
The Red Sox recalled outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. from Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday, marking the 23-year-old’s fourth stint with the major league club season.
Bradley was likely to be called up at some point anyway, but the Red Sox were forced to make a move earlier than expected...
Jacoby Ellsbury has been one of the Red Sox’ most important players this season. Watching him walk away in free agency would be difficult, which is why the Sox might make an effort to re-sign the speedy outfielder, even if they ultimately come up short.
According the CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman, the Red Sox “have a keen interest” in re-signing Ellsbury, who is set to become...
At the end of the season, Boston outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will become a free agent. The Red Sox definitely are interested in re-signing the 29-year old, but if his price "goes well into the nine-figure" area, the Red Sox don't appear too optimistic that they will be re-signing him.
The Boston Red Sox have "keen interest" in re-signing outfielder Jacoby...
One night off was enough for Jacoby Ellsbury.
The center fielder and leadoff hitter, who is battling soreness in his left thumb, was inserted back in the lineup for Wednesday night’s series finale against Detroit after being held out of Tuesday’s contest. Manager John Farrell said that Ellsbury’s injury isn’t one that will go away immediately, but that it was only expected...
Fresh off an epic comeback win to close out Friday’s game in New York, the Red Sox are back at it with a matinee against the Yankees on Saturday.
Jacoby Ellsbury has missed the past two games with a foot injury and it appears to be serious enough to call Jackie Bradley Jr. up from Triple-A Pawtucket. Bradley will get the start in centerfield on Saturday as Ellsbury has apparently...
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5:12 p.m.: Jacoby Ellsbury will be out of the Red Sox’ lineup for the second time in four games.
Ellsbury has been dealing with a hand issue that arose last weekend against the White Sox. However, according to The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham, it’s a foot injury that will keep Ellsbury out of Friday’s lineup.
Shane Victorino will shift over to center field and slide into...