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Red Sox’s Christian Vazquez To Visit Dr. James Andrews For Elbow Injury

This embed is invalid" /> The concern regarding Christian Vazquez’s elbow injury certainly elevated Sunday. Vazquez will visit Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion Wednesday, according to Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell. The catcher’s MRI revealed “something,” though it’s unclear at this point how long he’ll be sidelined or whether...
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Christian Vazquez Visits Dr. Andrews On Elbow

This is very bad news. Young Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez has a scheduled visit with Dr. James Andrews for a "second opinion" on his ailing right elbow. Nine times out of ten, a visit to Andrews results in Tommy John surgery. If that, in fact, transpires, a debate will ensue about whether Blake Swihart is immediately ready to slide onto the big league club. Luckily, Ryan Hanigan...
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Christian Vazquez Likely to Begin Season on Disabled List with Elbow Injury

According to Alex Speier of the Boston Globe, Christian Vazqeuz has been told ‘something’ was found in the elbow MRI he underwent Friday afternoon, and that he will now be seeking a second opinion. Vazquez says MRI 'found something,' but no firm diagnosis yet. Will get 2nd opinion. — Alex Speier (@alexspeier) March 28, 2015 In an interview with ESPN Boston, Red Sox manager...
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Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez "likely" out for a while

The Boston Red Sox will open up their 2015 campaign on April 6th when they travel to Philadelphia to play the Phillies. Boston know has to put together their opening day roster but injuries have been cropping up. 
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Vazquez Seeks Second Opinion, Mirabelli Rested and Ready

Just a police escort away! So far, this year’s spring training has been a pretty routine mix of awesome and zany, from Mookie knocking baseballs all over Florida to Victorino taking on the Boston sports media and Ortiz laying down the steroid gauntlet. But it’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt. And now, unfortunately, somebody has. Word that Christian Vazquez is getting...
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Christian Vazquez to have second opinion after MRI finds "something"

Ian Vescera (@Ian_Vescera)Contributing Writer Christian Vazquez, the 24 year old starting catcher, may have a lost 2015 season. Vazquez had an MRI on his throwing elbow on Friday and is now set to have a second opinion after "something" was found. Doctors have not made a firm diagnosis as of Saturday morning. John Farrell said the club would have a better idea by Sunday. Vazquez...
Via RedSoxLife
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Vazquez To Miss Opener And Likely More

Things are not looking good these days for Boston Red Sox young catcher Christian Vazquez. Touted as one of the best defensive catching prospects in baseball, Vazquez was set to take the starting role in 2015 and lead Boston’s brand new rotation. Christian Vazquez has had soreness in his elbow this spring and confirmed today that he is seeking a second MRI after they “found...
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Christian Vazquez: MRI Reveals ‘Something’ In Elbow, Will Get Second Opinion

Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez didn’t receive the news he was hoping for following an MRI on his throwing elbow Friday. The 24-year-old told reporters Saturday that an MRI “found something” in his elbow, but added no firm diagnosis has been made yet. “I hope it’s not bad,” Vazquez said, per the Boston Herald. Vazquez added he will seek a second opinion on...
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Christian Vazquez To Undergo MRI Today

The Red Sox announced this morning that Christian Vazquez will undergo an MRI exam today. The young catcher is still experiencing "some discomfort" in his throwing elbow. Said Vazquez, "I want to be 100 percent to help the team. I need to be ready to help the team win. That's my goal: Be ready, be healthy. This is the first time in my life that I got hurt. I'm, you know, a little...
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Vazquez May Miss Opening Day; MRI Possible

(AP Photo/Steven Senne)Christian Vazquez—slated to do the bulk of the catching for the Red Sox in 2015—has not caught a game in over two weeks and may miss Opening Day due to an elbow strain. On March 13th, Vazquez injured the elbow throwing out an Empire runner at second base. While it has not been decided, Vazquez could be given an MRI to gauge his readiness. Said manager John...
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