Injury-Plagued Red Sox Stay Afloat: New Signings Bolster Roster Amid Challenges

May 2, 2024
Injury-Plagued Red Sox Stay Afloat: New Signings Bolster Roster Amid Challenges
  • The Boston Red Sox are grappling with injury challenges, with 13 players on the injured list including designated hitter Masataka Yoshida.

  • Key team members such as Trevor Story, Triston Casas, and several pitchers are currently sidelined due to injuries.

  • In brighter news, Vaughn Grissom, the projected starting second baseman, is slated for activation in the near future.

  • The Red Sox have bolstered their roster by signing veteran first baseman Dominic Smith and acquiring infielder Zack Short.

  • Despite the injury setbacks, the team's depth players are making notable contributions and their pitching performance has helped maintain a winning record.

  • The Red Sox hold a 17-13 record and are 2 1/2 games behind in the American League East, with Manager Alex Cora expressing confidence in the team's resilience.

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