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Boston Red Sox: red hot Dustin Pedroia takes time off

Dustin Pedroia did not play Sunday and is likely to miss Monday, as he’s taking a leave of absence from the Boston Red Sox due to an undisclosed family matter. The Sox haven’t made any roster moves to fill the hole, so Pedroia is expected back very soon. Pedroia is undeniably the best hitter in the league right now. Going into his final at bat of Saturday’s game, Pedroia tied...
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Dustin Pedroia Vows To Get Walk-Off Hit After Return From Family Funeral Service

BOSTON — It’s usually pretty hard to keep Dustin Pedroia off the field, but some things are bigger than baseball. The Red Sox second baseman left the team before Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Royals to attend funeral services for a family member. The Red Sox didn’t put him on the bereavement list for timing reasons. “He’s left the team to attend some services...
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Red Sox 2B Pedroia leaves team after death in family

BOSTON (AP) Dustin Pedroia has left the Red Sox following a death in the family and is expected back after Monday night's game. Manager John Farrell said the infielder will not go on the bereavement list and would return following services sometime after the start of Monday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Pedroia had four hits Saturday and got a hit in 11 straight at-bats...
Via Associated Press
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Pedroia leaves Red Sox to attend funeral

The Red Sox will be without red-hot leadoff man Dustin Pedroia for Sunday night's game against the Royals, and possibly Monday against the Rays. The second baseman flew out of Boston on Sunday morning to attend funeral services for a family member.
9 hours ago

Red Sox Vs. Royals Lineup: Dustin Pedroia Out For Series Finale At Fenway

BOSTON — The Red Sox are going to have to finish off the Kansas City Royals without their leadoff guy. Dustin Pedroia is out of Boston’s lineup Sunday due to a death in his family. However, Red Sox manager John Farrell said the red-hot second baseman didn’t go to the bereavement list because he plans to return to Fenway Park some time after the start of Monday’s game against...
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals Pre-Game Notes: 8/28/2016

The Boston Red Sox (72-57) will be without Dustin Pedroia as they try to take the series against the Kansas City Royals (67-62) on Sunday Night Baseball. Here is a look at the starting lineups, pre-game notes, and daily links for August 28, 2016.
Via CLNS Radio
14 hours ago

Pedroia taking temporary leave, to miss finale with KC

The Red Sox will be without red-hot leadoff man Dustin Pedroia for Sunday night's rubber match against the Royals at Fenway Park. He will take a temporary leave from the team to tend to a family matter.
15 hours ago

Pedroia Near-Misses Record, Still a Bad-Ass Motherf$%ker

Somewhere in the midst of this late-season push, behind the Mookie MVP talk and Ortiz Farewell Tour and Steven Wright magic and Rick Porcello Resurrection and the Spectacular Sandy Leon, Dustin Pedroia has been quietly, steadily getting things done. While The Large Father is unquestionably the heart and soul of this team, The Elf is the engine. The balls, you might even say. That...
Via Surviving Grady
17 hours ago

After 11 straight hits, double play ends Dustin Pedroia's bid for history

Dustin Pedroia was so close.After belting out 11 straight hits, the Boston Red Sox second baseman came up to the plate in the eighth inning Saturday with a chance to tie the MLB mark for most consecutive hits.Fate would not be on his side as he hit a grounder to second for an easy double play.Here are all 11 hits leading up to the near-miss:It was probably easier to stomach given...
Via FOX Sports
21 hours ago

Pedroia's AB hit streak ends 1 shy of MLB record

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia nearly entered the history books during Saturday night's 8-3 win over the Royals, falling one at-bat shy of tying the Major League record for consecutive at-bats with a hit.
1 day ago

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