Major League Baseball has approved a roster substitution for the #RedSox due to an injury sustained by RHP Garrett Richards.
Richards, who has been diagnosed with a left hamstring strain, will be replaced on the Division Series roster by RHP Matt Barnes.
— Red Sox (@RedSox) October 8, 2021
In other Sox injury news, J.D. Martinez returns to the lineup tonight in Game 2, as he bats sixth at DH against the Rays. Boston will try to avoid going down 2-0.
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