Jacoby Ellsbury suffers another setback

More issues for Red Sox as they lose to Rangers in walk-off fashion

Updated: August 14, 2010, 9:51 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Just when the Boston Red Sox thought it couldn't get any worse -- it did.

Center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury reinjured his ribs on the first play of Friday's game against the Texas Rangers -- a 10-9 loss thanks to Nelson Cruz's walk-off home run in the 11th inning -- when he collided with pitcher Tommy Hunter at first base and then fell to the ground and rolled.

Red Sox manager Terry Francona called the situation "concerning," and Ellsbury will return to Boston ...

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