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Sale heads back to D.L. with shoulder inflammation

Rob Bradford
August 18, 2018 - 2:44 pm

This wasn't part of the plan.

After pitching six shutout innings last Sunday in his return from the disabled list, Chris Sale is headed back to the 10-day D.L. with what the Red Sox are classifying as mild left shoulder inflammation. Sale missed 14 games, and two starts, during his first absence.

Brandon Workman has been recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket to take Sale's spot on the 25-man roster.

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