Vogelsong suffered an injury to his left eye and there was
damage to the orbital bone, the team said after Monday's game
against the Colorado Rockies.
Boston reliever Carson Smith will have Tommy John surgery and
miss the rest of the 2016 season.
The 26-year-old Smith had a flexor muscle issue that limited his
spring training. He finally appeared in a regular season game on
May 3 and didn't pitch again until May 9 against Oakland.
The New York Yankees picked up right-hander Layne Somsen off
waivers from the Cincinnati Reds and sent him to Triple-A
In Somsen's first two major-league appearances for the Reds this
season, he pitched 2 1/3 innings and gave up five earned runs,
six hits and three walks. (Editing by Frank Pingue)
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