Josh Beckett still battling flu

Updated: June 23, 2011, 1:45 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox starter Josh Beckett is still dealing with the flu bug and now seems questionable for his next scheduled start Saturday at Pittsburgh.

"He's really sick," Francona said Wednesday. "Doctors are trying to figure it out. I have not seen him this morning. He wasn't good yesterday and we' re going to have to play this one by ear. There are some pitchers, because of the off-day, that we're actually OK."

Francona had said Tuesday that Beckett would be able to throw ...

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