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Beckett's next start pushed back

Updated: May 11, 2010, 11:01 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett experienced back spasms while swinging a bat before Monday night's game against the Toronto Blue Jays and will be re-evaluated Tuesday, manager Terry Francona said after Monday night's 7-6 win.

Beckett was part of a group of pitchers taking swings in the indoor cage just before the game, Francona said, when he felt his back "grab" on him. The pitchers have begun taking batting practice in advance of interleague play. The Red Sox are ...

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