Clay Buchholz said Wednesday night that he has been dealing with tightness in his right shoulder since his last start. But he hopes to be able to start in Game 4 of the World Series on Sunday in St. Louis.
Buchholz said a series of tests earlier this week showed no specific injury.
“I couldn’t really get loose. It was a constant tightness that I felt. That’s all there is. I’m going to go. That’s my only goal, to be prepared to start on Sunday.”
Buchholz, while confident he will be able to pitch, opened to the door to being scratched. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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