If things go well on Saturday, Victorino will play with Pawtucket on Monday and Tuesday. He'll likely be the designated hitter in one of those contests.
The team has taken a cautious approach with Victorino, who is on the 15-day disabled list for the second time this season with a right hamstring strain.
"Getting him in right field for consecutive days is part of the plan," said Farrell.
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