Found April 26, 2012 on The Victory Formation:
PLAYERS: Carl Crawford
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox

Reports: Crawford has UCL injury, could be out up to 3 months

Carl Crawford's visit to Dr. James Andrews has apparently revealed some bad news. Nick Cafardo of the Globe reports that Crawford could miss three months of action due to his elbow injury. Sean McAdam of CSNNE tweets that the injury is a UCL problem, but Crawford will not need surgery at this time. The Sox are expected to release a statement tonight. Three months would put...

Crawford seeks more information about his elbow injury

Bad news for those of us looking for Carl Crawford to come back to the team and ease its outfield troubles. Crawford was in Boston on Monday for evaluation, but is now looking to get a second opinion. The Herald has the scoop: “We’re still getting all the information,” Valentine said. “His elbow is a situation that we really want to deal with sooner rather than later to...

Daily Dozen: Grim News for Crawford

Every morning we recap the previous night’s games, news and notes so that you’re up-to-date on everything baseball. As always you can follow us on Twitter (@BaseballProf) and like us on Facebook to get updated, fantasy-relevant news, tidbits and analysis. 1. We kick off today’s Daily Dozen with some Carl Crawford injury news. Dr. James Andrews discovered a sprained UCL in...

Report: Carl Crawford to Meet With Dr. James Andrews for Another Opinion on Left Elbow

Things don't sound very good for Carl Crawford. The Red Sox outfielder returned to Boston to get his ailing left elbow checked out by team doctors, and that might not be his only stop, either.'s Sean McAdam reports via Twitter that Crawford will also meet with Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion in the near future. The date of that meeting is unknown at this...

Carl Crawford Returns to Boston for Another Elbow Examination

Carl Crawford's return to the Red Sox may have hit another snag. Before Tuesday's game against Minnesota, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine told reporters that the outfielder returned to Boston in order for doctors to re-examine his bothersome left elbow. It marked the second time in two weeks that Crawford made the trek up north to address his elbow. After swinging in the...

Crawford to see Dr. Andrews about elbow

Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford is going to see Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion on the left elbow that has plagued him since he reported to spring training. Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine said on Wednesday that Crawford was in the process of scheduling a visit with Andrews, one of the best-known orthopedic surgeons in the business. Valentine called the visit '...

Carl Crawford To Miss Three Months With UCL Sprain

The Boston Red Sox got some more bad news on Thursday night in regards to Carl Crawford. Crawford, who is still rehabbing from wrist surgery in the offseason, will now miss the next three months with a UCL sprain in his left elbow. Here's the release from the Red Sox: "Carl Crawford was examined by the Red Sox medical staff. He was diagnosed as having a left elbow...

Report: Boston's Crawford will be out 3 months

Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford will be out of action for three months while he recovers from an injury to his left elbow, reported Thursday. Crawford has decided not to have surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament, and he will try to rehabilitate without an operation. Crawford had surgery on his left wrist in January, causing him to be placed on...

Carl Crawford Out For Most of 2012 Season

Carl Crawford was diagnosed with a unlar collateral ligament injury to his left elbow by Dr. Andrews today.  The injury does not require surgery at this time but Crawford will have to rest his elbow for as long as three months.   Even with the trade for Byrd the Red Sox still need some help in the outfield.  Lars Anderson who usually plays first base was in left field tonight...

Carl Crawford to seek Opinion from Dr. James Andrews

Multiple sources are reporting injured Red Sox Left Fielder Carl Crawford will be traveling to see Dr. James Andrews in the coming days regarding continuing soreness in his elbow. Dr. Andrews is one of the best known Orthopedic Surgeons in the world, and has worked on countless professional athletes in the past. Crawford has been [...]

Carl Crawford Could Be Very Far From Returning to Red Sox (Video)

Carl Crawford was considered the likely solution for the Red Sox' outfield after Jacoby Ellsbury went down with an injury early in the season. But Crawford's own injury rehabilitation has hit some snags. Nick Cafardo explains what happened with Crawford's wrist -- and now his elbow -- and says when the Red Sox can expect Crawford back on Red Sox First Pitch.

Carl Crawford's Lingering Injury Adds More Pressure to Cody Ross, Lars Anderson in Red Sox Outfield (Video)

Carl Crawford's injury was a minor concern for the Red Sox coming out of spring training, as the All-Star left fielder was expected to return to the team soon enough. After Thursday's update on Crawford's injury, indicating the outfielder could be out for up to three months, there's a considerable amount more pressure on the Red Sox outfield to perform. Rookie Lars...
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