With Opening Day 2014 looming on Monday, the Boston Red Sox made their final cuts of spring training, getting the roster down to 25 players.
Here’s the release:
Prior to today’s game against the Twins, the Boston Red Sox made the following roster moves:
Left-handed pitcher Tommy Layne, right-handed pitcher Brayan Villarreal, outfielder Corey Brown, and infielder Mike McCoy were...
Boston Red Sox executive vice president/general manager Ben Cherington announced a number of roster moves on Friday.
The Red Sox released right-handed pitcher Francisco Cordero and reassigned left-handed pitcher Tommy Layne, right-handed pitcher Brayan Villarreal, outfielder Corey Brown, and infielder Mike McCoy to minor league camp.
Following the moves, the Red Sox now have 25 players...
Brayan Villarreal has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Pawtucket, the Boston Red Sox announced Monday.
Villarreal, who joined the Red Sox as part of the trade that brought Jake Peavy to Boston, had been designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for outfielder Grady Sizemore. The right-hander has been invited to major league spring training.
The Red Sox have signed outfielder Grady Sizemore to a one-year contract.
A three-time All-Star, Sizemore, 31, has played eight major league seasons, all with the Indians. He hit .269 in Cleveland, with 139 home runs and 458 RBIs.
To make room on the 40-man roster, Boston right-handed pitcher Brayan Villarreal was designated for assignment. The moves were announced by general manager...
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January 22, 2014