Tuesday’s trade deadline came and went and the Red Sox didn’t make any huge moves. Comcast SportsNet’s Sean McAdam spoke with 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich about the moves made at the deadline, Josh Beckett’s back and the rain out.
The Red Sox traded Lars Anderson to the Cleveland organization on Tuesday, receiving pitcher Steven Wright in return.
Red Sox shortstop Jose Iglesias will start the 2012 season in Triple-A.
A trade that had been in the works to send right-hander Rich Harden from the Oakland Athletics to the Boston Red Sox fell through late Saturday.
The Boston Red Sox lost 8-4 to the Minnesota Twins 8-4 in their spring opener Sunday night.
“If Jacoby Ellsbury is what it took to get this deal done then I’d drive him to the airport! Or maybe I’m overstating it here. Maybe I’d just get him a cab.”