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Brian Butterfield: Dustin Pedroia Is ‘Toughest Guy I’ve Ever Seen’

If there’s one man who appreciates what Dustin Pedroia brings to the Boston Red Sox, it’s Brian Butterfield. The Red Sox third base coach showered his second baseman in praise Wednesday, marveling at Pedroia’s consistency despite a seemingly constant stream of injuries. “He’s been playing with one hand for two years, and it’s amazing,” Butterfield told’s...
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Boston Red Sox: Dustin Pedroia done for the year

When it rains it pours. As the Boston Red Sox wind down one of their worst seasons in franchise history — yes, even worse than the scrapheap team they put together in 2012 — more bad news hit as they lost their $110 million man in Dustin Pedroia for the remainder of the season. Pedroia, who had surgery on Thursday for a procedure doctors called a “first dorsal compartment release...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia’s Surgery Puts Him In Ideal Situation For Offseason (Video)

Although the Boston Red Sox’s 2013 World Series run was phenomenal, it did have one drawback: Dustin Pedroia couldn’t fully recover from thumb surgery during his shortened offseason. But now that the second baseman needed another surgery Thursday for a left hand/wrist injury he sustained during the team’s 2014 home opener, he’s actually in an ideal situation. Not only...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia, Red Sox Wise To Pull Plug On Second Baseman’s Season

Dustin Pedroia’s season is over. And it’s a good thing for the Boston Red Sox. That’s probably not a statement you expected to hear this year, especially when the Red Sox kicked off their World Series defense. But the reality of the situation is that the Sox aren’t going anywhere, Pedroia is banged up and Boston needs to ensure one of its franchise cornerstones is 100 percent...
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Red Sox Injury Update: Dustin Pedroia to have surgery Thursday

The Red Sox will lose their second baseman for the rest of the season they learned on Thursday, as Dustin Pedroia will undergo season ending surgery on his left hand. This news isn't shocking, as it was reported earlier in the week that the Sox might shut down Pedroia for the year to make sure he can be healthy for next year.The 2008 AL MVP hasn't been himself all year,...
Via MLB Injury News
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Dustin Pedroia Has Surgery Today; Season Over

Dustin Pedroia will have surgery today to repair damage in his left hand and wrist that has plagued him all season long. The second baseman's 2014 season is over. Said Manager John Farrell yesterday, "He's going to have a procedure done here tomorrow by Dr. Leibman in Boston that will address what he's dealing with right now. I don't know any more specifics that...
Via FenwayNation
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Memo To Sox: Shut The Muddy Chicken Down!

The Laser Show Needs To Be Shut DownThe Red Sox finally revealed yesterday that second baseman Dustin Pedroia has been playing with a sore left hand and wrist since the home opener against the Brewers in April. So, what we all suspected is true. Pedroia's down season (.278/7/55) is—once again—due to playing through a hand-related injury. He now admits that he faces three...
Via FenwayNation
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury Update: Dustin Pedroia could have season-ending surgery

For the second consecutive season, it has become clear that Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia has been playing through a hand injury for the majority of the year. Now Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports that not only could Pedroia be shut down for the remainder of the season, he could also undergo surgery on his troublesome left thumb.Abraham writes that Pedroia...
Via MLB Injury News
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia’s Season With Red Sox Could Be Over Due To Hand Injury

BOSTON — Dustin Pedroia’s 2014 season could be over. Pedroia has been battling a left hand injury since the middle of the season, according to Red Sox manager John Farrell. An MRI performed Tuesday revealed further inflammation and the Red Sox haven’t ruled out the second baseman potentially being shut down for the season because of the injury. “He’s been getting treatment...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox might shut down Dustin Pedroia for season

The Boston Red Sox are considering shutting down second baseman Dustin Pedroia. Boston manager John Farrell said Tuesday that there’s a possibility that Pedoria could be shut down due to increased inflammation in his left hand and wrist. “It’s had an impact,” said Farrell. “He’s dealt with this for some time.” Pedroia, 31, is batting .278 with seven home runs and...
Via Sports-Glory
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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