Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:58:48 -0700
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) received a cortisone injection to reduce the inflammation in his left wrist. He's aiming to rejoin the lineup Wednesday, April 16.
Fantasy Tip: Good news on the optimism, but be cautious heading up to game time.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:35:32 -0700
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) is out of the lineup Tuesday, April 15.
Fantasy Tip: He hasn't played since Saturday but could return later this week if he heals properly.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:49:01 -0700
Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) has inflammation, but no structure damage, in his left wrist. He is expected to re-join the club in Chicago Tuesday, April 15.
Fantasy Tip: It is still uncertain if Pedroia will play when he re-joins the team, as the reports mentioned swelling. However, the good news is fantasy owners appear to have dodged a major bullet, as the threat of a stint on the 15-day disabled list appears to have passed.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:19:54 -0700
Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) is not dealing with a fracture in his left wrist, and a baseball source said Pedroia received "great news" Monday, April 14. The injury occurred April 4 at second base during a breakup play at second base involving Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:21:25 -0700
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) is expected to be fine after being examined Monday, April 14. Although he's undergoing more tests, his injury doesn't look to be serious.
Fantasy Tip: Pedroia's owners can let out one long, collective sigh of relief... for now. The worries about Pedroia were real because of the fact that he dealt with a torn UCL in his thumb all of last season. John Farrell admitted that Pedroia's recent wrist problem had been affecting him at the plate, though, so keep an eye on that.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:22:20 -0700
Updating earlier reports, Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) flew back to Boston Sunday, April 13, to have his left wrist examined.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:12:37 -0700
Updating an earlier report, Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (wrist) was scratched from the lineup Sunday, April 13, due to a sore left wrist. The injury occurred when he was taken out hard at second base last week.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:05:34 -0700
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (undisclosed) was scratched from the lineup Sunday, April 13, for an undisclosed reason.
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:08:35 -0700
The Boston Red Sox will continue to approach their leadoff spot in a committee approach. OFs Jonny Gomes and Daniel Nava are likely to continue switching off at the top of the order, and OF Grady Sizemore could also see some time there. Nava is hitting only .138 (4-for-29) with a .219 on-base percentage, and manager John Farrell said he prefers to keep 2B Dustin Pedroia in the No. 2 spot.
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:03:34 -0800
Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia (thumb) said his thumb if fine after having offseason surgery. He took batting practice Monday, Feb. 17, and said he didn't have any setbacks in his rehab. Pedroia compensated for his thumb injury last year by taking shorter swings and going the opposite way more often.