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Clayton Mortensen Clears Waivers, Outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket

Clayton Mortensen is still a member of the Red Sox organization. Mortensen, who was designated for assignment Saturday, has cleared waivers. The right-hander has been outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket, according to multiple reports. The Red Sox knew when they designated Mortensen for assignment that there was a chance they could lose the reliever. However, n0 teams put in a claim...
July 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox pitcher Clayton Mortensen clears waviers

GLENN OSMUNDSON BOSTON--  According to a tweet from Scott Lauber of the Boston Herald Boston Red Sox pitcher Clayton Mortensen has cleared waivers. In turn he has been sent to Triple-A Pawtucket. Lauber tweeted the following earlier this afternoon.   RHP Clayton Mortensen has cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket. #RedSox For those who are unfamiliar with the...
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July 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox DFA Mortensen; Call up IF Jonathan Diaz

Before the start of Saturday’s late afternoon game against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Boston Red Sox made a roster move by designating relief pitcher Clayton Mortensen for assignment and calling up infielder Jonathan Diaz from Triple-A Pawtucket. Mortensen, who was activated from the disabled list on Tuesday, recently finished up a rehab with the Pawsox recovering from a strained...
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June 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Clayton Mortensen throws scoreless inning in rehab with Pawtucket Red Sox

  On Friday night, Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Clayton Mortensen began his rehab stint with Triple-A Pawtucket and threw a scoreless eighth inning allowing a walk and striking out one in Columbus. Mortensen scoreless inning helped the Pawsox in their 3-0 victory over the Clippers. He was originally placed on the disabled list on June 11 with a strained right groin but could return...
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June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox place Clayton Mortensen on DL

The Boston Red Sox have placed right-handed reliever Clayton Mortensen on the 15-day disabled list due to a groin and hip injury, according to Ian Browne of Manager John Farrell told reporters that Mortensen has been dealing with the ailments since spring training. "Clayton has been dealing with a groin and hip issue since we left Spring Training," said manager...
Via MLB Injury News
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Clayton Mortensen to the Disabled List, Boston Red Sox call up LHP Jose De La Torre

Clayton Mortensen to the Disabled List; Boston Red Sox call up Jose De La Torre   The Red Sox have placed right-hander Clayton Mortensen on the 15-day disabled list due to a right hip impingement.He has pitched in four organizations over four years which were the St. Louis Cardinals, Oakland Athletics, Colorado Rockies and presently the Boston Red Sox. So far this season Clay...
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June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Clayton Mortensen Eyeing A Full-Time Roster Spot With Red Sox in 2013

BOSTON –– Clayton Mortensen has shuttled back and forth from Triple-A to the majors on six occasions this season. One second, he's a passenger on the team's private charter to the West Coast, and the next, he's riding the bus to an obscure East Coast town with the Pawtucket Red Sox. Regardless of the venue, Mortensen has dazzled in relief. In 20 games for the Red...
September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Clayton Mortensen Recalled For Boston, Continues to Show Ability to Adapt to Any Situation

BOSTON -- Clayton Mortensen just keeps trucking back and forth from Pawtucket to Boston. With Vicente Padilla sidelined, the Red Sox called up the reliever for his fifth different stint in the big leagues. Last time around, Mortensen was promoted for a one-day affair against the Tigers on July 31. When the Red Sox traded for Craig Breslow, Mortensen received a last second call to...
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Vincente Padilla to DL, Mortensen called up

Today the Red Sox placed reliever Vincente Padilla on the 15 day DL due to bicep soreness. Righty reliever Clayton Mortensen has been added to the major league roster to fill Padilla’s spot. In 39 innings of work, Padilla had put up a 4.62 ERA and a 1.46 WHIP. Before this, Padilla had been struggling, allowing 8 runs in his last 10.1 innings. According to Bobby Valentine, Padilla...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Clayton Mortensen Gets Special One-Day Appearance as Red Sox Stock Up for Doubleheader (Video)

Doubleheaders used to be the norm in professional baseball, but nowadays they are a rare occasion -- more of a way to make up for rainouts. With doubleheaders throwing a wrench in the usual plans of calling up guys and dealing with injuries, managers get a boost from special doubleheader call-up rules. Bobby Valentine is taking advantage of those rules on Saturday, tapping Clayton...
July 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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