Shane Victorino's late scratch is a reminder of his physical fragility, and raises questions as to how much the Red Sox can count on him.
Neither Blake Swihart and Sandy Leon were in the Red Sox catching plans when spring training kicked off, but here they are now.
Shane Victorino is a late scratch and Pablo Sandoval who took a fastball off the knee Tuesday, is out of the Red Sox starting lineup again Thursday night against Texas.
Three takes from Wednesday: 1. It'll take more than Rusney. 2. Pedroia's RISP production puzzling. 3. 'Pen improving, just like rotation.