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Beltre could return Friday

Updated: July 15, 2010, 5:25 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox third baseman Adrian Beltre is not in Thursday's lineup, but the preliminary reports from the MRI on his ailing left hamstring are good, according to manager Terry Francona.

"There was no bleeding or damage, but it was a preliminary report," Francona said. "I wasn't really comfortable playing him tonight. He may be available to pinch hit [tonight] and play tomorrow. That would be the best case. I just didn't have a really good feeling running him out there. ...

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