Clay Buchholz Injury: Updates on Red Sox SP's Shoulder, Likely Return Date

Chris Roling@@Chris_RolingFeatured ColumnistOctober 24, 2013

Despite an easy rout of the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 1 of the World Series, things are not going as planned for the Boston Red Sox with Game 3 at Busch Stadium on the horizon.

Boston was set to send Clay Buchholz to the mound for Game 3, but Buchholz will not be making the start due to soreness in his shoulder as reported by Jeff Jacobs of the Hartford Courant and SportsCenter:

Farrell pointing to Game 4 for Buchholz. Evidently has some shoulder tightness.

— Jeff Jacobs (@jacobscourant) October 24, 2013

BREAKING: Clay Buchholz will not start for Red Sox in Game 3 of World Series. Jake Peavy will start for Boston.

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 24, 2013