Dustin Pedroia

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Rob Bradford
June 06, 2018 - 9:43 am
For Steven Wright, it took one year and one week to get back on a major league mound. Dustin Pedroia? It was seven months before he returned to the big leagues. But while the timetables were different, the lessons are proving to be pretty much the same. Wright, who has finally found the same...
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John Tomase
June 05, 2018 - 10:33 pm
The news on Dustin Pedroia appears to be good. The Red Sox second baseman is on the disabled list with soreness in his surgically repaired left knee. On Tuesday morning in New York, he was examined by the doctor who performed that October cartilage restoration procedure, Dr. Riley Williams III, and...
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John Tomase
June 05, 2018 - 10:19 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora practically rolled his eyes at the question before Tuesday's game against the Tigers: Did Steven Wright's prior struggles in wet conditions concern him on a drizzly night? "No," Cora said with a dismissive wave. "He came in relief on a day like this and he did well. He...
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Rob Bradford
June 03, 2018 - 8:14 pm
HOUSTON -- Immediately after Dustin Pedroia headed back to the 10-day disabled list, the questions were surfaced. Did the second baseman come back too early from his knee surgery? Speaking to the media prior to Sunday night's game, Pedroia insisted that his latest setback couldn't have been...
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Rob Bradford
June 02, 2018 - 12:28 pm
HOUSTON -- Well, this hasn't worked out as planned. Just eight days after being activated to the Red Sox' 25-man roster, Dustin Pedroia has been placed back on the 10-day disabled list with inflammation in his left knee. The move is retroactive to May 30. With Mookie Betts also going on the DL, the...
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Rob Bradford
June 01, 2018 - 12:00 am
HOUSTON -- Before the Red Sox' 4-2 loss to the Astros Thursday night, Dustin Pedroia was realistic about his lot in life. "It’s only going to get better. It’s still pretty early," he told WEEI.com. "There are going to be days I’m sore. There have been. That’s normal. It usually takes a lot longer...
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Rob Bradford
May 31, 2018 - 8:32 pm
HOUSTON -- Dustin Pedroia knew there were going to be days like these. He's just banking on them not coming around quite this frequently. Just minutes before the start of the Red Sox' series-opener against the Astros, it was announced Pedroia was being scratched from the starting lineup due to left...
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Ryan Hannable
May 30, 2018 - 10:26 am
Blake Swihart appears to be the new Red Sox backup first baseman. Following the Hanley Ramirez move late last week, Mitch Moreland was the only real first baseman on the roster, but Swihart has the versatility and has been working out at the position the last few days. He will get his first crack...
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Rob Bradford
May 25, 2018 - 7:47 am
It has gone as planned. So much so, it is a bit eerie. When the Red Sox sent out their press release to announce that Dustin Pedroia underwent cartilage restoration surgery, it was stated that his return would be out "approximately seven months" according to the club. It seemed a bit bizarre...
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Rob Bradford
May 18, 2018 - 8:16 pm
Dustin Pedroia is playing for Triple-A Pawtucket this weekend, with an eye on returning to the Red Sox next week. Part of this conversation has to also include Eduardo Nunez. "He’s going to play, I mean, more than people think," said Red Sox manager Alex Cora. "Just moving him around. Everybody is...
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