In minor news today, the Pirates lost Zach Stewart through waivers to the Chicago White Sox. It was the second time this off-season that the Pirates completed a string of moves where they traded down from a prospect and eventually arrived at next to nothing in value. In this series of moves they dealt Kyle Kaminska for Stewart, then lost Stewart for nothing, essentially giving Kaminska...
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Born: September 28, 1986
Drafted: 3rd round, 84th overall, 2008 (Reds)
How Acquired: Trade from Red Sox (for PTBNL)
College: Texas Tech University
Agent: Gaylord Sports Management
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At the time the Reds drafted Stewart, he featured a 93-96...
BOSTON -- The Red Sox are switching up the rotation. With 11 games remaining on the schedule, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine announced the team would skip Daisuke Matsuzaka's next turn in the rotation and give youngster Zach Stewart a shot instead. "I know Stewart will get a start here coming up this week," Valentine said. "We're going to skip Matsuzaka. ...
When the Boston Red Sox traded away Kevin Youkilis for Zach Stewart and Brent Lillibridge, it was obvious the key piece in the deal for the local nine was Stewart. He's also the only player left as Lillibridge was designated for assignment a month and then traded a month after the original trade.
The hope for Stewart was that he'd develop into a starter to complement...
After falling 6-5 last night, the Boston Red Sox look to get back on track tonight in the middle game of a three-game set with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, CA.
First pitch is scheduled for 10:05 p.m. and the game will be broadcast on NESN in the Red Sox television market. If you live in the Royals television market, you can catch the game on Fox...