Red Sox Announce Shoulder Surgery For Pablo Sandoval, ESPN Report Says Likely Will End His Season

Boston Red Sox Press Release

BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox announced today that third baseman Pablo Sandoval will undergo surgery on his left shoulder. The procedure will be performed in the coming days by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, FL.

The club will make comment and provide additional information about the surgery at the completion of the procedure.

Sandoval, 29, was placed on the disabled list on April 13 (retroactive to April 11) with a left shoulder strain. The Venezuelan native has appeared in three games (one start) for Boston this season and was 0-for-6 at the plate with a walk.

An ESPN report saying Monday night Sandoval’s surgery will likely keep him out the rest of the 2016 season.