Jacoby Ellsbury Likely To Begin Rehab Games This Weekend

June 26, 2012 12:00 AM
Jacoby Ellsbury Likely To Begin Rehab Games This Weekend
" BOSTON (CBS) — While the Red Sox’ mediocre record through 70-plus games of the season remains somewhat of a mystery, there’s no doubt the team is desperately missing the contributions of center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury.

His road back to baseball is likely to begin this weekend, though, as Sox manager Bobby Valentine said Tuesday that Ellsbury could play his first rehab game on Friday night for the Gulf Coast Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla.

Ellsbury took batting practice at Fenway Park this week and according to several accounts looked to be healthy "

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