Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington addressed the changes that have taken place the last two years in the team's medical staff, which in recent years has been roiled by internal divisions.
While the Red Sox will be active, expect a different approach at the winter meetings.
WHDH-TV in Boston cited Red Sox employees as saying that Jon Lester, Josh Beckett and John Lackey drank beer in the dugout during games.
Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester took the highly unusual step Monday of placing calls to several Boston media outlets, including ESPNBoston.com, to forcefully dispute the way the team has been characterized in the aftermath of its September collapse.
The Boston Red Sox have set their pitching for the Orioles' series, and it includes Erik Bedard's return to the rotation.
Josh Beckett will throw off a mound Monday in Fenway Park, manager Terry Francona said, one week after the Red Sox right-hander sprained his right ankle in Toronto.
Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz took another promising step toward a possible return before the end of the season with what manager Terry Francona termed an "aggressive" throwing session Friday.
Have no fear, Red Sox fans, your team will hit its stride.
The Red Sox set the rest of their rotation on Thursday, with John Lackey getting the second spot.
Part 3: There's no way Adrian Gonzalez won't be a Monster at Fenway.
Jon Lester fell short of 20 wins this year, but he'll likely get another shot.
Barring any unforeseen setbacks, Josh Beckett is scheduled to return to the Red Sox rotation Friday at Seattle.
Red Sox manager Terry Francona: Josh Beckett moving closer to rehab assignments.
Sox pitcher Josh Beckett has back spasms while swinging a bat.
Red Sox give Beckett extra rest; Wakefield to make spot start
Daisuke Matsuzaka start for Red Sox pushed back to next Saturday.