The unpredictability of oblique injuries means the Sox should take it slow with Rusney Castillo and let Mookie Betts play center field.
Rusney Castillo's status for April's season opener in Philadelphia may be in doubt after he suffers a strained left oblique.
Shane Victorino is just seven months removed from major back surgery, but he's been cleared by the medical staff.
2yAnd would losing him in the clubhouse be worth the hit on the mound?
2yDavid Ortiz is 36 years old, but he's on his way to 400 homers, and he's approaching milestones set by some of the game's legends.
2yThe Target Field scoreboard played Red Sox highlights while Kevin Youkilis was in the field during his White Sox debut against the Twins.
2yThe newest Red Sox pitcher made his major-league debut last year in Toronto under John Farrell, who provides Jessica Moran with a scouting report.
2yFelix Doubront doesn't want to dwell on his unusually rough outing Monday night, after giving up seven runs five earned on 11 hits and a walk. He's "looking forward to his next start".
2yThe Sox and Jays play through a rainy one in Fenway, and it's the Jays that come out with a 9-6 win after a nearly two hour rain delay. Felix Doubront gets knocked around, and David Ortiz hits two home runs in the loss.
2yPresident Barak Obama, in Boston for a fundraiser, couldn't help but thank the city of Boston for trading Kevin Youkilis to his hometown White Sox.