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Kelly Johnson and Michael Almanzar traded to Baltimore

Howard Smith/USA TodayConor Frederick (@C_Frederick1016)Contributing WriterAccording to MLB Trade Rumors and the Red Sox official Twitter page, the Red Sox have shipped infielders Kelly Johnson and Michael Almanzar to the Baltimore Orioles for Ivan DeJesus and Jemile Weeks.#RedSox today acquired INF/OF Jemile Weeks and INF Ivan De Jesus Jr. from Baltimore for INF/OF Kelly Johnson...
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August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox Lose Michael Almanzar to Baltimore Orioles In Rule V Draft Due To Injury

Despite the fact that he did not make their Opening Day Roster, it appears as though the Baltimore Orioles will be keeping corner infielder Michael Almanzar for now at least. The reason for this is because Michael Almanzar has knee tendinitis and is on the 15 day Disabled List. If he gets surgery for this injury, he could be out up to six months, making him property of the Baltimore...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox lose Almanzar, acquire Root in Rule 5 Draft

(John Wacher/Salem Red Sox) LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.—In what has been a relatively quiet offseason for the Boston Red Sox, minor moves occurred Thursday morning. For starters, Boston lost third baseman Michael Almanzar to the Baltimore Orioles in the Major League phase of Thursday morning’s Rule 5 Draft. The 23-year-old Dominican Republic product hit .268 with 16 homers, 81 RBIs and...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowie's Caleb Joseph wins AA HR Derby, Portland's Almanzar finishes sixth

Pete Lepak RedSoxLife Contributing Writer New Britain, CT- New Britain Stadium was the site of the annual Minor League Homerun Derby, and Portland Sea Dog's own Michael Almanzar took place in the hackfest. The Minor League Derby has different rules than your traditional MLB Homerun Derby, as the distance you hit the ball gives you points; the farther it goes, the more points you...
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July 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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