Manager John Farrell said Hanley Ramirez could take the next step in his recovery Thursday.
The Boston Red Sox face the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. Follow the action here.
The Red Sox bullpen has been taxed for innings early in the season, which may force manager John Farrell to implement a long reliever.
3yAn analysis of Theo's reign as general manager.
3yThe third baseman appeared on the Hill-Man Morning Show, commenting on his relationship with Jacoby Ellsbury and the allegations about the pitchers' behavior.
3yThe third baseman is expected to have surgery for a sports hernia.
3yThe team's lack of success on the field and clubhouse problems off the field were the fault of the manager, says the 'Sports Sunday' host.
3yIf the knuckleballer wants to return, it should be because he wants to win another World Series . . . not because he wants to reach a personal goal.
3yIn a one-on-one interview with CSN New England's Jessica Moran, free agent David Ortiz gives his own version of a postmortem for the 2011 Red Sox season.
3yDavid Ortiz tells Jessica Moran in a 1-on-1 interview that he would like to return to the Red Sox but that he's not thinking much about his status as a free agent right now.