Koji Uehara is being slowed by general soreness.
Koji Uehara faced live hitters Thursday for the first time since his August arm injury.
Koji Uehara said the wrist fracture he suffered last season is not affecting him.
Red Sox team president Dave Dombrowski said Friday that Koji Uehara will move to an eighth inning role with Friday's addition of closer Craig Kimbrel.
Red Sox activated RHP Koji Uehara from the 60-day disabled list.
Koji Uehara (wrist) played long toss on Thursday.
Red Sox transferred RHP Koji Uehara from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Red Sox placed RHP Koji Uehara on the 15-day disabled list with a non-displaced fracture of the right wrist.
Koji Uehara (wrist) will miss the remainder of the season with a non-displaced fracture in his right wrist.
Koji Uehara (wrist) is headed to the disabled list.
Koji Uehara has been sent back to Boston to undergo a full exam on his injured wrist.
Koji Uehara (wrist) will undergo a CT scan on Sunday.
Koji Uehara (wrist) is unavailable Saturday against the Tigers.
Koji Uehara said after Friday's game that his X-rays came back negative.