Now that injuries are setting in for the Fenway Faithful, now would be a perfect time for Theo to consider his options for some mid-season acquisitions before the trade deadline. With the sudden scare of Dustin Pedroia possibly missing up to a month, and Diasuke Matsuzaka down with Tommy John, there is no such thing as too much depth.
Fortunately for Red Sox nation, Pedroia will not require surgery and will no longer need a replacement at second. However, the Boston bullpen is growing dangerously thin, and there has been speculation that Papelbon is on his way out of Boston.
With Marco Scutaro, Jed Lowrie, and Pedroia all playing injured up the middle, one could suspect that the Sox will look to find a nice utility man who can play both infield and outfield.
Let the talk begin...