Justin Masterson News Archive
Masterson allowed three runs (two earned) on two hits and three walks while striking out two in 1.2 innings in a rehab start for Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday. He threw 50 pitches, 30 going for strikes.
Masterson (shoulder) is scheduled to pitch three innings in a rehab start for Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.
Masterson (shoulder) threw an extended bullpen session Wednesday and hopes to make a rehab start this weekend or early next week, the Boston Globe reports.
Masterson (shoulder) threw a bullpen session Friday and will throw at least three sessions before being sent out on a rehab assignment, the Boston Globe reports.
Masterson (shoulder) worked on his mechanics and did some throwing from flat ground again Saturday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
Masterson (shoulder) did some light throwing in the outfield prior to Friday night's game, the Boston Globe reports.
Masterson was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, Alex Speier of the Boston Globe reports.
Masterson will likely be placed on the disabled list, Scott Lauber of the Boston Herald reports.
Red Sox manager John Farrell would not commit to Masterson making his next start after the right-hander was shelled for six runs on six hits (two homers) and a walk in 2.1 innings in Tuesday night's loss to the Athletics, the Providence Journal reports. "Clearly, he's not right," Farrell said.
Masterson (2-1) was awful Wednesday, putting 14 men on base -- seven hits, six walks and a hit batsman -- and allowing four runs over 4.1 innings. He struck out just one batter and threw a wild pitch.