Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 7/2/13
Photo Courtesy of the Globe Koji Uehara has been used a lot this season, so questions about his durability have always been brought up by the media. Those questions are sure to have increased after the team used him four times in five days as the team's new closer. When a reporter asked a question about it after the game on Sunday, he cut his translator off and said "Tomorrow: Day off!" according to the Boston Globe. I'm sure that came as relief (no pun intended) to him, as the team has had 20 games in 21 days, and against tough opponents as well. Uehara has offered the team some security, at least for now, that the team hasn't had at closer since the days of Jonathan Papelbon. Joel Hanrahan might have been that, but he's out for the season and I'm not even going to talk about Andrew Bailey because his struggles have been under a glaring spotlight both here and in the rest of the New England media. Koji Uehara closed his first three games with great success (33 of 44 pitches for st...
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