Red Sox slugger JD Martinez out for AL Wild Card game against Yankees – Boston News, Weather, Sports
BOSTON (WHDH) – The Boston Red Sox have released their team’s 26-man active roster for the American League Wild Card Game against the New York Yankees and there is one key player missing — JD Martinez.
Martinez will not play during Tuesday night’s game at Fenway Park after the slugger suffered a sprained left ankle during the Red Sox’s victory over the Washington Nationals in Boston’s regular-season finale.
The full active roster can be found here:
Pitchers (12): Matt Barnes, Ryan Brasier, Austin Davis, Nathan Eovaldi, Tanner Houck, Adam Ottavino, Nick Pivetta, Garrett Richards, Hansel Robles, Eduardo Rodriguez, Josh Taylor, Garrett Whitlock
Catchers (3): Kevin Plawecki, Christian Vázquez, Connor Wong
Infielders (6): Jonathan Araúz, Christian Arroyo, Xander Bogaerts, Bobby Dalbec, Rafael Devers, Travis Shaw
Outfielders (4): Jarren Duran, Hunter Renfroe, Kyle Schwarber, Alex Verdugo
Infielder/Outfielders (1): Kiké Hernández
The game is slated to start at 8:09 p.m.
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