trapezius muscle :
- n either of two flat triangular muscles of the shoulder and upper back that are involved in moving the shoulders and arms
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- Buchholz may go on DL; Napoli sees doctors
The off-again, on-again status of Clay Buchholz's next start is off again, and Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell acknowledged the team may place the right-hander on the disabled list with ongoing discomfort in his trapezius muscle in his neck area.
June 15, 2013 - ESPN
- Clay Buchholz unlikely to pitch again until at least Tuesday
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Don't bet on Clay Buchholz pitching again until at least next Tuesday. After not throwing for three consecutive days, Buchholz played catch here today and felt some residual stiffness in the trapezius muscle on the right side of his neck. And although manager John Farrell wasn't ready to come right out and say it, the Red Sox appear to be leaning towards pushing back ...
June 12, 2013 - Boston Herald