Found January 23, 2012 on
Boston Red Sox
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Decent shortstops are hard to come by, but the Red Sox have now traded away two potential starters this offseason. After trading Jed Lowrie to the Astros for Mark Melancon, Ben Cherington and Company completed a deal this weekend to send Marco Scutaro to the Rockies for Clayton Mortensen and $6 m...
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The Colorado Rockies have acquired infielder Marco Scutaro from the Boston Red Sox for right-hander Clayton Mortensen.
The 36-year-old Scutaro hit a career-high .299 for the Red Sox last year, when he had 26 doubles, seven homers, 54 RBIs and a .358 on-base percentage.
He was projected as Boston's starting shortstop but will play second base and bat second in Colorado, where...
The Red Sox traded Marco Scutaro to the Rockies.
He was projected as Boston’s starting shortstop but will play second base and bat second in Colorado, where the Rockies also have added Michael Cuddyer and Ramon Martinez in an offseason makeover following last year’s disappointing slide.
Boston gets pitcher Clay Mortensen.
Marco posted a .358 OBP in 2011, the second highest...
The Boston Red Sox were looking to slash salary and the Colorado Rockies were looking for a proven second basemen so the two teams filled each others needs Saturday when the Red Sox dealt shortstop Marco Scutaro to the Rockies for right-handed pitcher Clayton Mortensen.
Boston has depth at that position with Mike Aviles and Nick Punto expected to split time at the position until...
The trade was on. Then it was off. Now it's complete.
As Troy Renck of the Denver Post first reported in all three phases of the deal that took a little over 24 hours to complete, the Colorado Rockies have acquired Marco Scutaro from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for right-handed pitcher Clayton Mortensen.
No money changed hands in the deal, which means the Rockies will be on...
DENVER (AP) -- The Colorado Rockies have acquired infielder Marco Scutaro from the Boston Red Sox for right-hander Clayton Mortensen.
The Red Sox traded shortstop Marco Scutaro to Colorado in exchange for right-hander Clayton Mortensen, the Rockies announced on Saturday.
The Colorado Rockies acquired infielder Marco Scutaro from the Red Sox for right-hander Clayton Mortensen on Saturday in a surprising trade that could pave the way for top Boston prospect Jose Iglesias to take over at shortstop sooner than expected.