Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale hospitalized with stomach ailment

By Amber Lee
MLB Betting Trends

As the Boston Red Sox were taking on the Houston Astros in Game 2 of the ALCS, the club announced that ace Chris Sale was admitted to the hospital.

 

Want $250 to bet on the MLB?

Sign up now!

 

Assuming this is fairly minor ailment, this shouldn’t make much of a difference on the field. Having thrown on Saturday, Sale was unlikely to be available until Thursday’s Game 5 or Wednesday’s Game 4 at the absolute earliest.

 

Read: NFL Week 6 – Notes and Observations

 

If the issue goes beyond that, it becomes a big issue for both Sale and his team.

Sale took a no-decision on Saturday. He allowed only one hit and struck out five. However, he walked four and was limited to only four innings as the Red Sox were defeated 7-2.