Dustin Pedroia placed on DL

Updated: July 7, 2012, 3:57 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia insisted that the latest injury to his right thumb is not related to the muscle he tore in the same thumb May 28.

Evidently it is worse.

Pedroia showed up at Fenway Park on Friday afternoon with a cast immobilizing the thumb. He said he will need to wear it for at least two weeks.

The Red Sox placed Pedroia on the 15-day disabled list before Friday night's series opener against the New York Yankees and recalled infielder ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?