Friday, October 11, 2013
Tigers Sport Three Former Red Sox On Roster
The FenwayNation 2013 Rookie Of The Year) spent pieces of three seasons with the Red Sox, but really shined in 2013—hitting .330 in 63 games for Boston. And Anibal Sanchez—Detroit's Game One ALCS starter—was a prized Boston pitching prospect when he was shipped to the Marlins along with Hanley Ramirez for Mike Lowell and Josh Beckett. Ironically, Beckett (on the DL) and Ramirez could end up facing the Red Sox in the World Series. So, while the quantity of ex-Red Sox may be down a little on the roster of our ALCS foes, the quality is certainly there.