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John Farrell: Dustin Pedroia’s Injury Hopefully ‘A Short-Term Thing’ (Video)

Dustin Pedroia will miss a rare game due to injury Sunday, but Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is hoping he won’t miss many more. Pedroia was forced to leave Saturday’s contest against the Tampa Bay Rays after getting elbowed in the head by Rays baserunner Logan Forsythe. The Sox second baseman experienced “concussion-like” symptoms after the game, but Farrell said that...
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Dustin Pedroia out of Red Sox lineup day after concussion-like symptoms

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is out of the starting lineup one day after leaving a game because of concussionlike symptoms. Brock Holt replaced Pedroia for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. Pedroia left Saturday night's 7-0 loss to the Rays in the second inning. He was elbowed in the head by the Rays' Logan Forsythe, who was sliding...
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Sox Lose While Rays Pitching Shines

The Red Sox won the first game of the series, but were unable to make it two in a row when Webster struggled and Odorizzi shined in Saturday’s matchup.  The Sox were almost no hit, but ended up still getting only one single hit by Will Middlebrooks who came in to pinch hit for Dustin Pedroia who left the game due to a possible concussion. The Rays got on the scoreboard in the...
Via Fenway West
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Dustin Pedroia likely out a week with concussion symptoms

Dustin Pedroia exited last night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays after taking an forearm to the head while attempting to tag out Logan Forsythe. With the seriousness of head injuries, Pedroia is expected to miss at least a week of time.  Over the past decade players like Corey Koskie and Justin Morneau has missed plenty of time due to head injuries, Kosikie's injury...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Dustin Pedroia exits Saturday’s game with a head injury

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia left Saturday’s game in the second inning with a head injury. He suffered the injury attempting to apply a tag to Logan Forsythe, who was advancing from first base to second base on Ryan Hanigan‘s deep fly ball to center field, which allowed James Loney to score. Forsythe slid head-first and lifted up his right arm to avoid Pedroia’s glove...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Dustin Pedroia leaves game after taking elbow to head (VIDEO)

In the second inning of Saturday night's Red Sox-Rays game, Boston second baseman Dustin Pedroia took a Logan Forsythe elbow to the head on a tag play.Pedroia had to leave the game as a precaution.At first, considering the Rays-Sox recent skirmishes, it looks like Forsythe was swinging his arm intentionally towards Pedroia's head:But calmer heads prevailed and, as you can...
Via The Other Paper
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Dustin Pedroia Elbowed In Head By Logan Forsythe, Exits Game With Injury

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia exited Saturday’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field with an apparent head injury. Pedroia was elbowed in the head by Logan Forsythe on a play at second base in the bottom of the second inning. Forsythe was diving head-first into second while tagging up on Ryan Hanigan’s sacrifice fly when he lifted his right arm and...
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Dustin Pedroia Heating Up Offensively For Red Sox In August (Video)

There has never been a question about Dustin Pedroia’s defense — he’s a Gold Glove-caliber second baseman — but his offense this season hasn’t been what the Boston Red Sox are used to seeing out of him. While it’s strange to say that someone batting .281 is having an off-year at the dish, Pedroia hasn’t been as consistently good as he has been in years past, leaving...
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Dustin Pedroia Saves Run With Great Diving Play Vs. Blue Jays (Video)

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia continues to solidify his bid for a fourth Gold Glove. Pedroia made a tremendous diving stop in the third inning of Monday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. The impressive play robbed Jose Reyes of a base hit and saved a run. Danny Valencia singled with one out in the third inning. He took second base when Munenori...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: Five stats that have defined the season

I’m a glass half full kind of guy. I see the bright side of things even in a tumultuous season like the one the Boston Red Sox are currently having. This post is nothing like that. Boston is 15 games out of first place in the AL East and because of that, they packaged up and dealt almost every player from the 2013 championship team. This post is the blueprint of how and why this...
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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