Monday, July 30, 2012

Papi's Return On Hold After Heel Pain Recurs

No Big Papi On August 1st
Forget about David Ortiz being back in the line-up as early as Wednesday. The Red Sox DH has told reporters that he was unable to do his scheduled workouts at The Concrete Bunker On 161st Street yesterday due to recurring heel pain. This is extremely bad news for the Red Sox, since they need their top offensive performer to have any realistic chance of clawing their way back into the Fake Wild Card Race (FWCR). Ominously, Big Papi stated: "I can't say right now exactly when I'll be ready to play, let's see how the process goes." Yeesh!