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11/13/2013 6:25 P.M. ET

Dustin Pedroia undergoes successful left thumb surgery

BOSTON, MA - Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia today underwent successful surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb.

The surgery was performed this morning by Dr. Donald Sheridan in Scottsdale, AZ. 

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