Koji Uehara


NEW YORK -- Though there were some issues with his travel getting out of Greenville, S.C., the Red Sox fully expect closer Koji Uehara to join them at Fenway Monday, activated and in uniform for t


PHILADELPHIA -- Koji Uehara (hamstring) threw a 20-pitch inning in a simulated game in Greenville Thursday afternoon.

The plan calls for him to throw an inning in a game Saturday.


The Red Sox re-stocked their offense over the offseason, adding big bats in Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval.


As expected, the Red Sox have placed closer Koji Uehara and starter Joe Kelly have been placed on the 15-day disabled list to begin the season.