Status: Sidelined. Mid-April?
Red Sox manager Alex Cora said Wednesday that there is a "less than 50 percent" chance Eduardo Rodriguez (knee) will start the team's fourth regular-season game.
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Red Sox manager Alex Cora said Wednesday that left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez and right-hander Steven Wright are both "in play" as candidates to start the fourth game of the regular season against the Rays rather than going on the disabled list.
FORT MYERS - The clock is ticking but whether Eduardo Rodriguez can beat it is far less important to the Red Sox than the way in which he arrives.Healthy and powerful is how Rodriguez described himself yesterday.After throwing three innings against minor leaguers in a controlled environment, the flame-throwing lefty walked away encouraged and hopeful that his 2018 season would get off to a strong start, and soon.
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Brian Johnson pitched 4 2/3 innings and struck out five in Boston's 5-0 shutout of the Yankees on Friday. Johnson has been competing all spring for a rotation spot that could be gone by the second week of April, what with Drew Pomeranz and Eduardo Rodriguez both seemingly making steady progress. [...]
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The current trend indicates that there has been minimal movement in terms of ADDS or DROPS for Rodriguez. In the past week his own percentage has increased by 3.7% . Meanwhile his start percentage has decreased by 0.07% .
In the past 30 days, the highest own percentage for Rodriguez is 37.99% and his lowest is 30.93%. In terms of start percentages, his highest start percentage is 53.85% and lowest is 36.95%.
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