at Fort Myers, Fla.
Thursday, March 8 Blue Jays at the plate: Jason Smith had four hits, including a solo homer. John-Ford Griffin also belted a solo shot. Red Sox at the plate: Manny Ramirez went 1-for-1, scored a run and reached base three times, and J.D. Drew produced two hits, including an RBI triple.
The Red Sox travel to Clearwater, Fla., to face the Phillies, with left-hander Kason Gabbard making the start. He'll be oppposed by southpaw Cole Hamels. Reliever Craig Hansen, vying to earn the final berth in the Boston bullpen, will make his first appearance of the spring. Hansen had been sidelined by back woes. The first pitch is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. ET.
Ian Browne is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.