Dustin Pedroia to see two knee specialists this week

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In non-managerial Red Sox news, Dave Dombrowski announced during this morning’s press conference that¬†Dustin Pedroia is scheduled to see two specialists this week about his knee. Pedroia struggled through a knee issue for much of the second half, and surgery could be an option.

Pedroia, 34, is under contract with Boston through 2021 with a $16 million salary coming in 2018. He hit .293/.369/.392 (OPS+ 101) in 105 games this season.