RED SOX ANNOUNCE ROSTER MOVES FORT MYERS, FL – Prior to tonight’s game against the Yankees, the Boston Red Sox announced the following roster moves: Right-handed pitcher Rubby De La Rosa and infielder Brock Holt were optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket. Infielder Brandon Snyder was reassigned to minor...Read more
BROCK HOLT, BRAYAN VILLARREAL, AND STEVEN WRIGHT RECALLED BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today recalled infielder Brock Holt and right-handers Brayan Villarreal and Steven Wright from Triple-A Pawtucket. They will be active for tonight’s game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park. Executive Vice President/General Manager Ben Cherington made the announcement. For Holt, 25, this marks his third stint with the Red Sox...Read more
ELEVEN PLAYERS TO PARTICIPATE IN RED SOX 2013 ROOKIE PROGRAMBOSTON, MA-- The Red Sox 2013 Rookie Program, including 11 of the club’s top prospects, starts today at Fenway Park. The week-long program focuses on easing their transition into becoming Major League players with the Red Sox. Nine of the participants were in the organization for...
RED SOX ACQUIRE RIGHT-HANDED PITCHER JOEL HANRAHAN AND INFIELDER BROCK HOLT IN SIX-PLAYER TRADE WITH PIRATES Right-handers Mark Melancon and Stolmy Pimentel, infielder Ivan De Jesus, and first baseman/outfielder Jerry Sands sent to Pittsburgh BOSTON, MA—The Boston Red Sox today acquired two-time All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan and infielder Brock Holt from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for right-handed pitchers Mark Melancon and Stolmy Pimentel, infielder Ivan...Read more