BRAD BOXBERGER

Boxberger going back on DL with left oblique injury

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Tampa Bay Rays reliever Brad Boxberger is going back on the disabled list Wednesday with a left oblique injury a day after his first appearance this season. Boxberger, who led the American League in saves last season with 41, had adductor surgery in March and was reinstated from the DL Monday. He threw 16 pitches…

Rays reinstate closer Boxberger from disabled list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Tampa Bay Rays activated Brad Boxberger, who led the American League with 41 saves last season, from the disabled list before Monday night’s game with the Kansas City Royals. Boxberger, 28, underwent surgery on March 17 to repair the adductor brevis muscle, which was performed by Dr. William Meyers in Philadelphia. He missed the…

Biscuits best Generals 5-4 in 10 innings

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (biscuitsbaseball.com) – The Biscuits walked off with the win on Kean Wong’s RBI-single down the left field line with two outs in the bottom of the tenth to defeat the first place Jackson Generals 5-4 on Wednesday night at Riverwalk Stadium. The win was the sixth walk-off victory of the season for the Biscuits (24-20) who started Chris…

Rays closer Brad Boxberger out at least 8 weeks

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) – Tampa Bay Rays closer Brad Boxberger will miss at least eight weeks after having abdominal muscle surgery. Manager Kevin Cash said Friday the American League saves leader had the operation in Philadelphia. There is no timetable for his return, but Cash says the team will have a better idea after the first four weeks of…