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Sox Among Five Finalists In Hanrahan Hunt

(Boston Herald Photo)According to Jon Heyman of, the Red Sox are among five serious teams looking to sign reliever Joel Hanrahan. The other four clubs are: The Evil Ones, the Rockies, the Tigers and the Rangers. Hanrahan is about one year out from Tommy John surgery, and impressed scouts at his recent open workout (hitting the mid-90s on radar guns). Hanrahan has always...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Joel Hanrahan Will Throw For Sox And Empire

Hanrahan At FenwayA bevy of major league scouts—including those from the Red Sox and Yankees—will witness a workout today by former Red Sox reliever Joel Hanrahan. While Boston seems to have found their closer answer in Koji Uehara, his recent health scare (not to mention the circumstances that led to Koji last year) suggests that 'more is more' in today's bullpen. Hanrahan had a...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Boston Red Sox Closer Situation

Last year at around this time for the Red Sox, it was set in stone that Joel Hanrahan, who had recently been acquired from the Pittsburgh Pirates, was going to close out games for the 2013 season. Things could not have gone worse for the Red Sox in this respect, because he struggled mightily. He finished the 2013 season pitching in just nine games with a disapointing 9.82 ERA, and...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox pitcher Hanrahan to undergo season-ending surgery

    BOSTON—In  what has been a very rough season for Red Sox pitcher Joel Hanrahan, he received more bad news on Friday. According to WEEI, the following tweet signaled season-ending surgery for the reliever. Definately not the way I wanted my time here with the Red Sox to go, hopefully ill get a chance to show #RSN the real pitcher I am someday. Tony Lee of indicates...
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May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Hanrahan to see doctor Friday, put on 60-day DL

Getty Images BOSTON--  According to a report from, Red Sox relief pitcher Joel Hanrahan will be getting some form of news regarding his elbow on Friday. The former Pirate told that he will visit Dr.  James Andrews on Friday to get a further diagnosis on his elbow, the same elbow that caused him pain on Monday and in turn forced him to leave that evening’s game against...
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May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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