Adding Insult to Injury ...
(BDD Photo Illustration)
... The Wait for Drew Continues
New Year, Same Old Story:
It's a Bad Sign If J.D. is Damaged Goods
"Drew sought and received a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham, Ala. while Red Sox team physician Dr. Thomas Gill did his own battery of tests when Drew came for a physical in mid-December.
"The Boras side has indicated there's nothing wrong with Drew's shoulder, while the Red Sox saw something specific in the shoulder that caused them to pause." -- 12.30.06, Nick Cafardo, Extra Bases
So Why Are the Sox Paying a Premium on Not-So-Durable Drew?
"You're talking about durability, and there's a premium price for durability." -- Scott Boras on the reason for Barry Zito's $126 million contract