Thursday, July 31, 2014

Sox Trade Lackey To Cardinals For Craig, Kelly

Another shoe has dropped. The Red Sox have acquired starter Joe Kelly and IF/OF Allen Craig from the Cardinals for John Lackey. Craig is having a down year—hitting just .237 after hitting .315 in 2013. Kelly is just 26 and is 2-2 in 7 starts this year-with an ERA of 4.37. In 2013, Kelly was 10-5, with a 2.69 ERA.