Rob Bradford of WEEI.com was told by a major league source that the Red Sox and Jacoby Ellsbury have not discussed a contract extension.
Red Sox manager John Farrell said he has considered moving Jacoby Ellsbury out of the leadoff spot.
Jacoby Ellsbury is not in the Red Sox' lineup Sunday.
Jacoby Ellsbury went 0-for-5 on Thursday, dropping his average to .249.
Jacoby Ellsbury is hitting .279/.333/.402 with one homer, 12 RBI and a league-leading 11 steals this season.
Jacoby Ellsbury went 3-for-6 with two RBI in Monday's 8-2 season-opening defeat of the Yankees.
The Red Sox announced that Jacoby Ellsbury did not require an MRI on his right heel.
An MRI on Jacoby Ellsbury's jammed right heel came back clean.
Jacoby Ellsbury (heel) is out of the lineup for the third straight day Wednesday.
Jacoby Ellsbury (heel) is expected to return to Grapefruit League action on Wednesday.
Jacoby Ellsbury left Sunday's game with right heel injury.
Jacoby Ellsbury has yet to attempt a stolen base in 15 Grapefruit League games.
Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, singled and walked from the leadoff spot as the Red Sox beat the Twins 7-3 on Thursday.
Jacoby Ellsbury went 1-for-3 with his first stolen base of the spring in a losing effort against the Twins on Friday.