Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Friday, November 09, 2012

Red Sox Look For Efficiency With Revamped Medical Staff

“What we’re trying to do is finish off a restructuring that really began last winter, and get to a system that we think captures appropriately the different specialties within the medical realm,” Cherington said earlier Thursday at the General Managers Meetings. “We’re trying to build a system that balances those effectively, and doing it in a way that the players have people who fully have their best interest in mind and are at the top of their profession.

“We got 60 or 70 yards down the field last winter. Hopefully we’re trying to get in the end zone now.”

Confusing baseball for football would certainly explain a few of the injuries.

villageidiom Posted: November 09, 2012 at 03:04 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: injuries, medical, red sox

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Drew (Primakov, Gungho Iguanas) Posted: November 09, 2012 at 07:31 PM (#4299279)
I thought they revamped their medical staff before last season, too.
   2. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: November 09, 2012 at 07:33 PM (#4299281)
The medical staff is in the best shape of its life
   3. Jose Can Still Seabiscuit Posted: November 09, 2012 at 07:58 PM (#4299295)
I think the efficiencies will come from humanely destroying injured players. Rest and rehab doesn't work so just put the poor slobs out of their misery.
   4. Pat Rapper's Delight Posted: November 10, 2012 at 08:13 PM (#4299793)
I would have guessed Tom House would get shown the door along with Bobby V. Apparently not.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
BFFB
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogBarney + cash to Dodgers for PTBNL
(12 - 8:49am, Jul 29)
Last: zonk

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 7-29-2014
(6 - 8:49am, Jul 29)
Last: DKDC

NewsblogDeadspin: David Ortiz Pissed Off the Rays Again
(54 - 8:44am, Jul 29)
Last: Bitter Mouse

NewsblogFormer OF Jason Lane takes loss in first start
(30 - 8:41am, Jul 29)
Last: just plain joe

NewsblogMark Teixeira says blame aging for extended absences
(3 - 8:37am, Jul 29)
Last: AROM

NewsblogGossage on Bonds, McGwire Hall hopes: ‘Are you f–king kidding?’
(131 - 8:00am, Jul 29)
Last: Bitter Mouse

NewsblogHall of Fame Announces Changes to Voting Process for Recently Retired Players, Effective Immediately
(103 - 7:52am, Jul 29)
Last: Bitter Mouse

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 1957 Discussion
(6 - 7:50am, Jul 29)
Last: Chris Fluit

NewsblogOT: The Soccer Thread July, 2014
(465 - 7:49am, Jul 29)
Last: ursus arctos

NewsblogOTP - July 2014: Republicans Lose To Democrats For Sixth Straight Year In Congressional Baseball Game
(3445 - 7:44am, Jul 29)
Last: Bitter Mouse

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread- July 2014
(1007 - 7:27am, Jul 29)
Last: RollingWave

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 7-28-2014
(49 - 6:20am, Jul 29)
Last: Mike Emeigh

NewsblogO'Connor: Tulo looks more A-Rod than Jeter
(28 - 3:04am, Jul 29)
Last: Zach

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 7-28
(66 - 2:25am, Jul 29)
Last: if nature called, ladodger34 would listen

NewsblogDmitri Young explains his amazing weight loss
(33 - 12:40am, Jul 29)
Last: PreservedFish

Page rendered in 0.0838 seconds
53 querie(s) executed