Their disappointing trip West behind them, the Red Sox will limp back in to Fenway for a weekend series against the Yankees, and they may be without Dustin Pedroia.
The second baseman injured his right thumb on the road trip, and according to a Boston Globe report, the chances that he plays against New York are "not good."
Pedroia has missed time previously this season because of an injury to his thumb, but this most recent ailment is to a different part of his thumb, according to the team.
More to come . . .