BOSTON – (Staff report from Official News Release) – First baseman/designated hitter Hanley Ramirez and left-handed pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez each underwent surgery on October 17.
Ramirez underwent a left shoulder arthroscopy and debridement. The procedure was performed by Dr. James Andrews at the Andrews Institute in Pensacola, FL. Ramirez is expected to be ready for the 2018 season.
Rodriguez underwent a right knee patellofemoral ligament reconstruction. The procedure was also performed by Dr. Andrews at the Andrews Institute in Pensacola. Rodriguez is expected to return to pitching in approximately six months.