David Ortiz crushed his 31st home run of the year on Sunday, but it wasn't enough to lead the Red Sox to victory over the Royals.
Eduardo Rodriguez was knocked around in Sunday's loss to the Royals, allowing five runs on four hits over 5 1/3 innings.
Dustin Pedroia will be away from the Red Sox on Sunday due to a family matter.
Mookie Betts crushed his 29th home run of the season on Saturday, leading the Red Sox to an 8-3 victory over Danny Duffy and the Royals.
David Price pitched well in Saturday's victory over the Royals, allowing two runs on five hits over six strong innings.
Koji Uehara (pectoral) threw 53 pitches off a mound on Friday.
Steven Wright took the loss in his return from the disabled list Friday, giving up five runs over six innings against the Royals.
Mookie Betts went 5-for-5 with a pair of RBI singles in Friday’s loss to the Royals.
Jackie Bradley, Jr. went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts Friday against the Royals.
An MRI on Andrew Benintendi's left knee didn't reveal any structural damage.
Red Sox optioned RHP Heath Hembree to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Red Sox activated RHP Steven Wright from the 15-day disabled list.
Clay Buchholz will move to the bullpen when Eduardo Rodriguez (hamstring) returns to the starting rotation Sunday against the Royals.
Drew Pomeranz took a loss against the Rays after allowing two runs and striking out 11 in six-plus innings.
Aaron Hill went 0-for-3 in the loss to the Rays on Thursday and is hitting .202/.268/.258 since joining the Red Sox on July 7.