Shane Victorino was activated for Thursday night's game with the Yankees. On Friday, the Sox expect Will Middlebrooks (calf) to be activated .
Felix Doubront and the Red Sox face the New York Yankees at Fenway Park. Follow the action here.
Twenty-two games into the season, the Red Sox finally welcome Shane Victorino back to their roster. Victorino is in right field, batting second in the series finale with the Yankees.
The news that Michael Pineda was suspended 10 games by Major League Baseball for Wednesday's pine-tar incident is received without much reaction within the Red Sox clubhouse.