Josh Beckett is taking a lot of heat for playing golf last week after he was scratched from a start because of back tightness. But is all the criticism deserved? Even Bobby Valentine admitted that Beckett was only scratched for precautionary reasons. That leads us to our Uno's Sports Tonight Question of the Day:
Do you think Josh Beckett is getting a bad rap after this latest incident?
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Top Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada has left the Arizona Fall League because of a sprained left thumb he sustained in a game there last week.
Moncada will not participate in baseball activities for two weeks but the team said in a statement he is expected to be ready for spring training.
The switch-hitting Moncada, 21, had a slash line of .292/.370/.458, with a homer and three RBI, in six games for Surprise in the AFL.
The Cuban infielder, who signed with the Red Sox in February 2015, was called up in September but didn’t play after Sept. 12 following strikeouts in nine consecutive plate appearances.
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