Ellsbury: I'm pretty close to 100 percent

Updated: May 22, 2010, 2:16 PM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who has been chomping at the bit to play since suffering a hairline fracture to four of his left ribs in a collision with third baseman Adrian Beltre on April 11 in Kansas City, will return to the lineup on Saturday against the Phillies. Ellsbury is likely to play center field as Mike Cameron continues his rehab from an abdominal tear.

"We'll activate him tomorrow unless there's a problem on the bus tonight on the way home," said manager ...

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