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Anthony Varvaro Returned To Red Sox, Placed On 15-Day Disabled List

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Anthony Varvaro is back. Kind of. Varvaro was returned to the Red Sox before Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. The right-handed reliever was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 29) with a right flexor strain and is scheduled to undergo surgery this week. Varvaro...
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Varvaro Waiver Claim Voided

The Cubs waiver claim of RHP Anthony Varvaro has been voided and he has been returned to the Boston Red Sox, where he will be placed on the BoSox MLB 60-day DL. Varvaro will undergo surgery to repair a torn elbow flexor tendon later this week.     The Cubs claimed Varvaro from Boston off Outright Assignment Waivers on May 3rd, and then almost immediately placed him back onto...
Via Cub Reporter
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Cubs Go For Reliever Help, Nab Varvaro Off Waivers

The Chicago Cubs are having some relief pitching issues. More specifically: Injuries. A few too many relievers have already gone down with injuries the first month this MB season and some moves needed to be made. Justin Grimm is one who’s already found himself on the 15-day disabled list in 2015 and is still in need of a few rehab innings. He’ll be back sooner than fellow reliever...
Via Baseball Essential
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Varvaro Claimed Off Waivers By Cubs After Being DFA By Red Sox

This embed is invalid" /> The Chicago Cubs continue to bring aboard former Boston Red Sox. The Cubs claimed reliever Anthony Varvaro off waivers from the Red Sox, the Cubs announced Sunday before their game against the Milwaukee Brewers. The right-hander was designated for assignment by Boston earlier this week amid a series of roster moves. The Red...
May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Sunday Notes: Perkins & Varvaro, Travis in Toronto, Dozier Ducks, much more

Glen Perkins and Anthony Varvaro have reverse splits – specifically with regard to allowing runners — for distinctly different reasons. The Twins southpaw attributes his to spatial relationships. The Red Sox righty points to a swinging gate. Before we get to their thoughts on the subject, let’s look at the numbers. Last season, left-handed batters […]
Via Fangraphs
March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Could Boston Red Sox Reliever Anthony Varvaro Be A Major Contributor?

All the rage about the 2015 Boston Red Sox is about the offense that is expected to be one of the best in the league. The rest of the rage is about whether the Sox can win without an "ace" in the starting rotation.
Via CLNS Radio
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox Receive RHP Anthony Varvaro In Trade With Atlanta Braves

The Red Sox made a move on Wednesday, a trade with the Atlanta Braves that brings right handed reliever Anthony Varvaro to Boston and sends minor leaguer Aaron Kurcz.
Via CLNS Radio
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox Acquire Reliever Anthony Varvaro From Atlanta Braves

This embed is invalid" /> The Boston Red Sox have added right-handed reliever Anthony Varvaro to their crop of arms. The Red Sox acquired Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday in exchange for minor league pitcher Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations. Varvaro, who was originally drafted by the Seattle Mariners in 2005, has spent the last four...
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves finalize Callaspo contract, designate Varvaro for assignment

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Braves announced on Monday they had finalized the deal with new infielder Alberto Callaspo, a deal that was agreed to on Dec. 9 at the winter meetings in San Diego. Callaspo and the Braves inked a one-year contract for $3 million, with $1 million in performance incentives. To make room on the 40-man roster for Callaspo, the Braves designated relief pitcher...
Via Fox Sports South
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves' Varvaro put on paternity list; Schlosser called up

ATLANTA -- The Braves put reliever Anthony Varvaro on the paternity list Wednesday as he awaits the birth of his second child, with right-hander Gus Schlosser recalled to take his place. "Anthony has kept me abreast of the whole situation when it started getting closer," Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez said. "We've got our fingers crossed... . We wish her the best of luck." Varvaro...
Via Fox Sports South
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

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