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Boston Red Sox Trade for Anthony Varvaro of the Atlanta Braves

The Boston Red Sox have bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves. In exchange for Varvaro the Atlanta Braves will receive Boston Red Sox minor-league reliever Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations. Anthony Varvaro was designated for assignment by the Atlanta Braves on Monday to open up a spot on […]
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December 17, 2014  |  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.
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December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox obtain reliever Varvaro for minor leaguer

BOSTON (AP) The Red Sox have obtained Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves for Aaron Kurcz in a swap of right-handed pitchers. Varvaro was 3-3 with a 2.63 ERA for the Braves last year, his fifth season in the majors. The Red Sox also sent cash to the Braves. Boston is remaking its bullpen after letting Burke Badenhop and Scott Breslow become free agents and losing out on left...
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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 land pitching prospect Kurcz in Varvaro trade with Red Sox

ATLANTA -- Well, it didn't take for Anthony Varvaro to find a new home. Just two days after being designated for assignment, the Braves reliever was traded to the Boston Red Sox (along with cash considerations) -- in exchange for right-handed pitcher Aaron Kurcz. The Wednesday trade announcement serves as yet another offseason component to the Braves' pitching overhaul, with Shelby...
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December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox picking up Anthony Varvaro from Braves

The Boston Red Sox are set to acquire relief pitcher Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves. Varvaro, 30, was recently designated for assignment by the Braves to make room for Alberto Callaspo. The move would give the Red Sox a nice right handed arm as Varvaro holds a 2.99 ERA over 153 relief appearances and finished the 2014 season with a 2.63 mark adding 50 strikeouts over 54...
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...
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December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves dump reliever Anthony Varvaro to make room for Alberto Callaspo

The Atlanta Braves announced the signing of infielder Alberto Callaspo to a one-year deal worth $3 million on Monday. Callaspo will serve as the Braves second baseman this season until prospect Jose Peraza is ready to take over the position. The move is a bit uninspiring given Callaspo’s lackluster .223/.290/.290 line with four homers and 39 RBI in 451 plate appearances last season...
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...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Caray: Second base conundrum, Varvaro's underrated worth; more Braves checks in with play-by-play announcer Chip Caray to discuss the latest surrounding the Braves. FOXSPORTSSOUTH.COM: The Braves offensive struggles aren't limited to one player, but the organization, and Fredi Gonzalez in particular, find themselves in a difficult situation with Dan Uggla. Every indication is that Ramiro Pena and Tyler Pastornicky will continue to...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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