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Red Sox injuries?

Ok so what is up with all the injuries on the Bosox? I mean, common! They’re missing some of they’re best players like Ellsbury and V-Mart and- wait. Let me just give you the list:

Red Sox Date Status Due Back Injury Notes
Beckett, Josh (P) 07/15 15-day DL Possibly late July Spasm in lower back Could return following July 17 rehab start.
Buchholz, Clay (P) 07/16 15-day DL Late July Injured left hamstring Made rehab start July 16. Will rejoin team July 21
Delcarmen, Manny (P) 07/15 15-day DL Possibly late July Right forearm strain To begin Double-A rehab assignment July 15.
Ellsbury, Jacoby (CF) 07/10 15-day DL July Rib fracture Cleared to resume baseball activities July 10.
Hermida, Jeremy (RF) 07/06 15-day DL Late July Broken ribs Took BP July 6.
Lowell, Mike (3B) 07/17 15-day DL Late July Right hip injury Will not return on July 9 as scheduled.
Lowrie, Jed (SS) 07/04 60-day DL TBD Mononucleosis To begin rehab assignment July 5.
Martinez, Victor (C) 07/16 15-day DL Possibly after All-Star break Fracture in thumb Took batting practive from left side on July 16.
Pedroia, Dustin (2B) 07/16 15-day DL Possibly early August Broken left foot Cleared to put pressure on foot July 16.
Tazawa, Junichi (P) 04/16 Out for Season Spring ’11 Sprain of ulnar collateral ligament in right elbow Underwent Tommy John surgery April 6.
Varitek, Jason (C) 07/03 15-day DL Possibly early August Broken right foot Should heal within six weeks.


Se what i mean? Pedroia, Becket, Ellsbury, Martinez, CLAY! Those are some of the best players on the team! But that just goes to show you, baseball’s a dangerous sport.


PS- Thank you to the Red Sox
website for the list of disabled players.