Found May 02, 2012 on NESN.com:
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BOSTON –– The Red Sox have placed Kevin Youkilis on the disabled list. After missing three straight games with a stiff back, the third baseman said he was diagnosed with an "irritated joint." In the ninth inning on Tuesday, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine attempted to convince Oakland that Youkilis would be pinch-hitting. But the Athletics didn't fall for the decoy and switch relievers. Even as the 33-year-old Youkilis stood with the bat in the Red So dugout, he admitted to experiencing a sense of pain in his back. "It's going to take me three or four days of just...
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