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Oh baby -- Clay's injury a puzzler

Sox sticking to story that Buchholz's toddler caused his AC joint discomfort

Updated: May 30, 2013, 12:46 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Clay Buchholz and the Red Sox are sticking to their story, which just feels a lot harder to digest on the same day that Dustin Pedroia is celebrated as a profile in courage for playing the season's first two months with a torn ligament in his thumb.

Buchholz hasn't pitched in a week. He has irritation in his AC joint, according to the Red Sox. It happened, the pitcher said, when the team returned home from Chicago last Wednesday and he fell asleep while holding his sleeping ...

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