Thursday, May 30, 2013

Buchholz Start Pushed Back Once Again

After his infant's sleeping habits caused him AC joint issues, we may need to start calling Clay Buchholz, 'The Babe'. Buchholz reported (and the team is sticking by the story) that he "slept funny" with his baby daughter cradled in his arms, resulting in collarbone soreness that nixed his Monday start. Initially, he was penciled in for Friday against the Yankees. Now, that has been pushed back until—well, nobody really knows. Franklin Morales will get the ball on Friday and there's an outside chance we will see Buchholz against The Empire on Sunday. But don't hold your breath. Or your baby for that matter.