If all goes well, Mike Lowell could be on a rehab assignment this weekend and be activated for Tuesday's game against Toronto. ... Coco Crisp is expected to start Thursday afternoon. ... Bryan Corey, designated for assignment on April 11, re-signed with the Red Sox and was assigned to Pawtucket. ... Torii Hunter and racist taunts at Fenway.
In his last 12 games, Jacoby Ellsbury is 13-for-35, with 11 walks. Since Game 3 of last year's World Series, the Red Sox are 10-1 with Ellsbury and Dustin Pedroia at the top of the lineup. Last night, the duo went 7-for-10, with five extra-base hits -- and Pedroia stole a base. FY:
I'm definitely showing that I'm a lot faster than some of these slugs around here.Chad Finn's Touching All The Bases has a new address.