ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Boston All-Star pitcher Clay Buchholz left hamstring. Red Sox manager Terry Francona made the announcement before Monday night's game at Tampa Bay. The right-hander could return to the rotation right after the All-Star break.
Left-hander Felix Doubront is being recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket to replace Buchholz as the starting pitcher for Tuesday night's game with the Rays.
Buchholz was hurt while running the bases June 26 in San Francisco.
Also, right-hander Josh Beckett, on the disabled list since May
19 with a lower back strain, is scheduled to pitch in a
rookie-level Gulf Coast League game Tuesday with a limit of about