Originally Posted by Brian26
Doub's point still holds true. Hell, there is 30 year gap in the examples you just mentioned between Melton falling (thought it was his roof) and Crede's back. The Sox have been a healthy franchise since Herm arrived.
I agreed with Doub, but I also agreed with Lip that the franchise through the years has had some very bad luck with some pretty serious injuries. With Melton IIRC he fell off the ladder coming down from the roof.
EDIT: Here is the lowdown on the injury.... http://www.dailyherald.com/article/2...rts/706129602/