Boston Red Sox players Dustin Pedroia and Daniel Nava will have surgery in the coming days.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was in the lineup Tuesday against the New York Yankees despite a broken finger on his left hand that the team thought would sideline him for the final two games of the season.
Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury returned to the lineup Saturday night to face an Orioles team that with a victory moved back into a first-place tie with the Yankees in the American League East.
A quiet Alfredo Aceves returned to the Red Sox after suspension.
David Ortiz of the Red Sox is expected to be placed on the disabled list Monday and might be shut down for the season.
A day after returning from an Achilles strain, David Ortiz was out of the lineup and perhaps in need of more time off.
Will Middlebrooks was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right wrist Saturday and Danny Valencia recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Boston Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett did not throw a bullpen session Thursday, making it "more than likely" that he will miss his next start, manager Bobby Valentine said.
Red Sox starter Josh Beckett left Tuesday's game against the Detroit Tigers in the top of the third inning with back spasms.
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz received positive results from his MRI, which showed no signs of tear or rupture in his right heel.
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will undergo an MRI after suffering a heel injury while circling the bases on Adrian Gonzalez's home run.
Adrian Gonzalez was set to return to the Boston Red Sox lineup Sunday after missing the previous two games with back spasms.
Boston Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury came off the disabled list to rejoin the team on Friday.
Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford (elbow/wrist) has been removed from his minor league rehab assignment with a mild left groin strain.
Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford (elbow/wrist) will play for Triple-A Pawtucket this weekend and believes he'll be ready to be activated after the All-Star break.
The Boston Red Sox put second baseman Dustin Pedroia on the 15-day disabled list Friday with what manager Bobby Valentine called a sprained right thumb.