Red Sox Decline Club Option of Martin Perez, Left-Hander Becomes Free Agent (Report)

According to Alex Speier of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox have declined the club option of Martin Perez. The lefty posted a 4.74 ERA and a 4.82 FIP through 36 outings (22 starts) after being re-signed to a one-year, $5M deal last offseason. The lefty’s buyout is worth $500K. The 30-year-old was moved to […]

Austin Davis And Hirokazu Sawamura Rejoin Red Sox; Martin Perez and Matt Barnes to Return Soon, Stephen Gonsalves And Brad Peacock Optioned to Triple-A Worcester

Austin Davis

The Boston Red Sox made several roster moves before Monday’s west coast series opener in Seattle, against the Mariners. Austin Davis rejoined the team after being on paternity leave. Hirokazu Sawamura also rejoined the team, after being Boston’s fifth positive COVID-19 test. Martin Perez and Matt Barnes, both a part of the Sox’s COVID outbreak, will […]

Red Sox COVID-19 Outbreak Continues as Third Player Tests Positive

The Red Sox didn’t have any COVID-19 issues for all of 2020, if you don’t include Eduardo Rodriguez’s heart issue. In 2021 however, Boston has had several coaches test positive for the virus. Now, three players have tested positive. It was announced Saturday that Kiké Hernandez tested positive for COVID. Sunday, Christian Arroyo tested positive […]

Red Sox Remove Martin Perez Out of Starting Rotation, Place Lefty in Bullpen

After lasting just one out into the second inning Thursday, the Red Sox decided to remove left-handed hurler Martin Perez out of the starting rotation. “We talked to Martin today, and he’s going to the bullpen,” manager Alex Cora announced Friday. “It’s something that, because of where we’re at, and the people that we’re adding […]

The Red Sox Can Not Cut Ties With Garrett Richards Just Yet

Richards struggled in Wednesday’s outing versus the Blue Jays, going 4.2 innings allowing four runs off four hits, while walking six. A lot of people have been questioning why Tanner Houck, who has been quite impressive in just five career starts holding a 1.98 ERA, is not on the Red Sox 26-Man major league roster. […]