Red Sox Socked by Flu Outbreak

April 13, 2017

An influenza outbreak has soured the start of the season for MLB’s Boston Red Sox.

At least nine players, along with the team’s play-by-play announcer, have been stricken ill in the past week. Red Sox officials have ordered a thorough cleaning and sterilization of the team’s home field, Fenway Park. The Boston, MA, park’s clubhouse was fumigated with flu-killing foggers while the team was on a recent road trip, Yahoo News reports