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Red Sox optimistic on Dice-K status

Updated: June 13, 2010, 8:11 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka was examined by the club's medical director Dr. Thomas Gill and the results were positive, according to manager Terry Francona.

The right-hander was placed on the 15-day disabled list after he was scratched from his scheduled start on Saturday due to tightness in his forearm while warming up.

"Fortunately, they looked at him and he tested really well," Francona said after the team's 5-3 loss to the Phillies on Sunday. "Very encouraging. ...

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