Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 11/14/14
The Red Sox made two roster move Tuesday afternoon recalling outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr and right handed pitcher Brandon Workman from triple A Pawtucket. While Bradley Jr has seen time with the Red Sox on two separate occasion, Workman's recall marks the 24 year olds first trip to the major leagues. In corresponding transactions, the Red Sox optioned Jose De La Torre to Pawtucket and place Alex Wilson on the disabled list with a thumb injury. With a disheveled out field, it's easy to see why Bradley jr was recalled. After Monday nights outfield of Carp/Nava/Gomes, it was clear to see that the Red Sox needed to add defense while Jacoby Ellsbury recovers from a sore wrist. In his first 19 games with the Sox Bradley hit .154/.254/.269 over 52 at bats.  More than offense though, Bradley Jr's defense is what the Sox are counting on in his temporary stay with the Sox and plan to utilize his speed on the base paths.    Workman, on the other hand, has had quite a season. The 24 year old r...
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