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Red Sox push Clay Buchholz back

Updated: June 11, 2013, 8:32 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Red Sox are mapping out plans to have Clay Buchholz start the series finale in Baltimore on Sunday, manager John Farrell said Tuesday.

Buchholz (9-0, 1.71 ERA), who left Saturday night's start with neck tightness, will have a "ball in his hand" Wednesday. He will not throw a side session, what he would do if he was making his regularly scheduled start on Friday. Instead, assuming all goes well, Buchholz will pitch a side session on Friday, which would put him ...

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