“But there might be some situations that I need to wait on before I make any declarations,” says Bobby Valentine.
Clay Buchholz manages to get his change-up in gear as the regular season approaches.
Sox Notebook: Boston’s Opening Day starter looks ready, and Dustin Pedroia and two others homer.
Daniel Bard’s numbers were not great Sunday — six innings, six hits, five runs, three walks, five strikeouts. But even manager Bobby Valentine shrugged off any concern.