Pitching plans for the next few days

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Here’s how the pitching will line up for the next few days:

Friday vs. Twins: Lester (5), Miller, Bailey, Carlson, Atchison.

Saturday (ss) vs. Baltimore (ss): Beckett (5), Ohlendorf, Tazawa, Bowden, Spoone.

Saturday (ss) at Baltimore: Cook (3), Mathis, Inman, Mortensen.

Sunday at Tampa Bay: Buchholz (5), Padilla (3 or 4), Thomas.

Also . . .

• Rich Hill will throw live BP today and again on Sunday.

• Daisuke Matsuzaka will throw live BP on Friday.

• Matt Albers, Mark Melancon and Tony Pena Jr. will throw in a minor league game today.

• Ryan Sweeney (left quad) is progressing but he’s not ready to play yet. He hasn’t been cleared to swing or start running.


• Jose Iglesias (right groin) was bopping around the clubhouse looking pretty limber and said he felt good. He could play later this week.

• Franklin Morales threw a bullpen this morning and is scheduled for live BP on Sunday.

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