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Watch: Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly drilled by Brock Holt comebacker during drills, limps off field

John Tomase
February 21, 2018 - 2:12 pm

Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly was hit in the right shin by a Brock Holt comebacker during batting practice and limped off the field before heading out for precautionary X-rays, the results of which weren't immediately available.

Chris Smith of was filming when Kelly was hit and posted the video below. Kelly limped out of JetBlue Park favoring his leg, but later returned.

Manager Alex Cora said he expected Kelly to be all right.

"It seems like he's OK," Cora said. "Hopefully we get good news."

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