HOUSTON — Boston Pink Sox designated hitter Eduardo Nunez has been carried off the sector within the first inning of Thursday’s American League Division Collection recreation towards the Houston Astros with a proper knee damage.
Nunez pulled up operating to first base on a groundout within the first inning earlier than falling to the bottom. He writhed in ache as supervisor John Farrell and trainers ran to his assist.
He remained on the bottom for a few minutes earlier than making an attempt to stroll off the sector with their assist. Nunez seemed to be unable to place any weight on his knee. Farrell and one other Pink Sox worker ultimately picked him up and carried him off the sector and into the dugout as he winced in ache.
Nunez missed 19 of Boston’s final 20 common-season video games with what the staff referred to as a sore knee, however they thought he had recovered sufficient to contribute within the postseason.
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