Koji Uehara News Archive
Uehara (pectoral) received a platelet-rich plasma injection Friday and will be shut down from throwing for the time being, Jason Mastrodonato of The Boston Herald reports.
Uehara (pectoral) told Japanese reporters Thursday that he expects to miss a month, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.
Uehara's MRI results confirmed that he strained a pectoral muscle and he remains without a timetable to return, Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald reports.
Uehara (pectoral) will have an MRI and is without a timetable to return to the Red Sox's bullpen, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.
Uehara (pectoral) was placed on the 15-day DL on Wednesday, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.
Uehara left Tuesday's game after feeling something in his right pectoral muscle, the Boston Globe's Alex Speier reports.
Uehara (shoulder) left Tuesday's game with an apparent shoulder injury, Sean McAdam of Comcast Sports Net reports.
Uehara recorded his sixth save of the year with a clean ninth inning in Saturday's 5-2 victory over the Yankees. He also recorded a strikeout.
Uehara struck out one and notched his fifth save with a scoreless ninth inning in a 5-3 victory over the Yankees on Friday.
Uehara has been named Boston's closer, Meredith Perri of Mass Live reports. "Koji's our closer," manager John Farrell said after Uehara closed out Saturday's win over the Tampa Bay Rays.