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Boston Red Sox: 4 Potential Trades, Buyers Edition

You hear that far-off rumbling in the distance? That’s the MLB trade deadline, and all the nonsense that comes along with it. There’s nothing quite like it in any sport: because of the sheer depth of trade assets that every team has (because of their minor league systems, in which they have the rights to trade any player), pretty much anything can happen, and star players can...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

RHP Alex Wilson Called Up From Pawtucket

(AP Photo/Winslow Townson)The Red Sox announced today that right-handed pitcher Alex Wilson has been called up to the big club from Pawtucket. Wilson will provide John Farrell with an extra relief option—at least until newly-acquired Stephen Drew finishes his minor-league stint. The 27-year old Wilson (who, interestingly, was born in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia), pitched 27 2/3 innings...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Wilson Excited To Rejoin Boston Red Sox: Call-Up ‘A Great Feeling’

BOSTON — Alex Wilson’s call up to the Red Sox will be brief, but the reliever still is cherishing the opportunity. Wilson was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket before Wednesday’s game to give the Red Sox an additional pitcher after back-to-back games in which Boston’s bullpen was taxed. Wilson might only be with the Red Sox for one day — outfielder Shane Victorino is expected...
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Why 2014 could be difficult for Boston Red Sox Alex Wilson

The Boston Red Sox clearly made adding to their bullpen a top priority this offseason and now have compiled enough depth to have one of the strongest bullpens in baseball. Despite that, it leaves the question where does former second rounder and right handed relief pitcher Alex Wilson fit into the mix for a possible spot in the bullpen. Wilson, who made his major league debut last...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox Place Alex Wilson On Disabled List, Other News

Right-handed pitcher Alex Wilson was injured during Monday’s game and was placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injury to his right thumb. The time-table has not been set for his return. Taking his spot will be right handed Brandon Workman whose contract was purchased from their Triple-A Pawtucket minor league affiliate. Workman has dominated this year, pitching over 100 innings...
Via FF Locker Room
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox call up pitcher De La Rosa, option Wilson

Associated Press According to a report from WEEI’s Alex Speier, the Boston Red Sox have called up pitcher Rubby De La Rosa from Triple-A Pawtucket.  He has served the role of starting pitcher for the Pawsox all year, but will be coming out of the bullpen for the Local Nine.  For Pawtucket this season,  he has compiled a 0-1 record with a 3.29 ERA in 11 starts that span 38 1...
Via CLNS Radio
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Sox get fresh arm in bullpen

The Red Sox have called up RHP, Rubby De La Rosa, and optioned Alex Wilson to Pawtucket. De La Rosa  came over from LA in the massive trade last August and has been pitching fairly well in Pawtucket. Some call Rubby Carlos De La Rosa the best pitching prospect in the Sox system, and he has looked it. In 11 starts with Pawtucket, Rubby is 0-1, with a 3.29 ERA. RDLR has 38 K'...
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June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox Option Dan Butler, Alex Wilson to Triple-A Pawtucket After Solid Spring by Both Players

The Red Sox continue to trim their roster. The club announced after Friday’s game that catcher Dan Butler and pitcher Alex Wilson have been optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket, which is where both players concluded their 2012 season. This news came just hours after the Red Sox announced that pitchers Rubby De La Rosa and Allen Webster were optioned to Triple-A and catcher Christian...
March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Alex Wilson Helps Pitch PawSox Into International League Championship (Video)

Whether Alex Wilson starts or finishes a game for the Pawtucket Red Sox, he always puts his team in position to win. Wilson, who appears as both a starter or a reliever for the PawSox, had never pitched out of the bullpen in his professional career until this season. Since making the switch, he's been a nightmare for opposing hitters. Although he isn't pitching as many innings...
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Alex Wilson Growing Comfortable With Transition To Relieving After Turning Heads As Starter

PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- Alex Wilson always anticipated the switch. Named Boston's minor league pitcher of the year in 2011 -- as a starting pitcher -- Wilson knew there was a possibility the Red Sox organization could slide him back to the bullpen, where he starred at Texas A&M. But he never expected it this soon. With the Red Sox bullpen floundering in April, the Pawtucket Red...
July 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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