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Red Sox manager John Farrell said there's not concern that Victorino (thumb) is not going to be available for the playoffs, the Boston Herald
Bradley went 2-for-3 with a double and run scored in Thursday's victory over Baltimore.
Drew smacked a two-run homer and tripled in Thursday's win over Baltimore.
Lackey went the distance to earn the win against Baltimore on Thursday, allowing just one run and two hits with eight strikeouts.
Manager John Farrell suggested Thursday that Ellsbury (foot) may not return until next weekend's series with the Orioles, the Springfield Republican
Victorino (thumb) is not in the lineup Thursday against the Orioles, NESN's Jenny Dell
Ellsbury (foot) is no longer in a walking boot and is wearing a supportive insole in his right shoe, the Providence Journal
Bradley entered Wednesday night's game after Shane Victorino left with a jammed thumb. He'll be the fill-in center-fielder if Victorino can't play Thursday.
Middlebrooks (illness) returned to the lineup Wednesday night and went 3-for-4 with a walk in Boston's loss to Baltimore.
Ortiz went 2-for-6 with a two-run homer in Wednesday's loss to the Orioles.
Peavy took a no-decision in Wednesday's game against the Orioles after allowing three runs on six hits over seven innings.
Victorino left Wednesday's game against the Orioles with a jammed right thumb, the Springfield Republican
Though he remains without a timetable, Ellsbury (foot) is confident that he will return before the end of the season, CSN New England's Sean McAdam