Red Sox Bullpen
The Boston Red Sox placed Joel Hanrahan on the 15-day disabled list with a right forearm strain and recalled Allen Webster from Pawtucket on Tuesday.
It didn’t take long for John Farrell to name Boston’s replacement closer.
With Andrew Bailey and Joel Hanrahan both ailing at the moment, who will close games for the Boston Red Sox?
Just hours after placing closer Andrew Bailey on the disabled list, replacement closer Joel Hanrahan had to leave the Red Sox’ 6-5, 11-inning win over the Minnesota Twins with forearm tightness.
It’s been over a week since Andrew Bailey has pitched, and the Red Sox closer will undergo an MRI on Monday on what the team is calling a biceps strain.
Daniel Bard is back in the Major Leagues.
The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham joins Toucher & Rich to talk about the performance of the Red Sox bullpen in the season-opener.
Red Sox reliever Daniel Bard came away from his first outing of the spring satisfied, but he knows he still has plenty to prove before the real season gets underway.
The Red Sox have signed lefty reliever Craig Breslow to a two-year contract on Thursday, with a club option for 2015.
New Red Sox closer Joel Hanrahan visited Fenway Park for first time in his life Tuesday.