Shane Victorino was activated for Thursday night's game with the Yankees.
On Friday, the Sox expect Will Middlebrooks (calf) to be activated .
BOSTON -- Will Middlebrooks turned in two consecutive vigorous days of workouts and came away no worse for the wear. As a result, he'll begin a rehab assignment in Pawtucket on Monday.
BOSTON -- Will Middlebrooks jumped and sprinted and lunged in shallow right field of Fenway Park on Saturday morning, testing the strained calf that sent him to the 15-day disabled list two weeks
BOSTON -- Will Middlebrooks was seen in the Red Sox clubhouse on Friday, hanging around his locker while teammates were close by.