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Josh Beckett may miss next start

Updated: August 3, 2012, 12:01 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

Boston Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett did not throw a bullpen session Thursday, making it "more than likely" he will miss his next start, manager Bobby Valentine said.

Beckett was removed in the third inning of Tuesday's game against the Detroit Tigers after suffering back spasms while pitching on a wet mound at Fenway Park.

Beckett also is questionable to throw a bullpen session Friday, and the Red Sox have not determined whether he will need a trip to the disabled list.

"He's ...

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