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Doctor puts brakes on Pedroia

Updated: July 27, 2010, 10:37 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Dustin Pedroia received another pointed reminder that his fractured left foot will heal on its own schedule, regardless of how eager the Boston Red Sox second baseman is to resume playing.

Pedroia was examined Tuesday by Angels orthopedist Lewis Yocum, who advised that Pedroia needs to proceed cautiously. He will undergo another CT scan in Boston on Friday, and Pedroia acknowledged that a realistic time period for healing is six to eight weeks.

"Nobody's ...

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