Pawtucket Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox have signed veteran outfielder Andres Torres to a minor league contract, in hopes the 36-year-old could eventually provide some depth to their big league outfield.
With Mike Napoli on the disabled list, the Boston Red Sox recalled first baseman/catcher Ryan Lavarnway from Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday.
Changes are coming for the Red Sox lineup, and who could help from down on the farm?
Not a huge surprise here, but Daniel Nava is being sent down to Triple-A and Alex Wilson is being recalled.
Shane Victorino is expected to start a minor league rehab assignment over the weekend, with the Red Sox hoping the outfielder can make his season debut sometime next week.
Brandon Workman was solid out of the Red Sox pen on Tuesday, but is heading down to the minors to join Pawtucket’s starting rotation.
The Boston Red Sox made their first round of spring roster moves on Thursday, assigning 12 players to either Pawtucket or Boston’s minor league camp.
Former Pawtucket Red Sox manager Gary DiSarcina has been selected as Baseball America’s 2013 Minor League Manager of the Year.
After not making it out of the first inning of his first rehab start, Clay Buchholz is feeling great after hurling 3 1/3 innings for the Pawtucket Red Sox on Friday night.
The Red Sox activated left-handed pitcher Matt Thornton from the 15-day disabled list on Sunday, the team reported.