Red Sox say Hernandez, Vazquez each had surgery

BOSTON (AP) The Boston Red Sox say infielder Marco Hernandez and catcher Christian Vazquez each had surgery.

Hernandez had surgery on his left shoulder and will miss the rest of the season.

Vazquez had surgery on his right pinky finger and will miss 6 to 8 weeks.

The Red Sox have won seven in a row as they head toward the All-Star break with the best record in baseball. They headed into Tuesday night’s game against the Texas Rangers with a 2 -game lead over the New York Yankees in the AL East.

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