Sunday, May 3, 2015

Red Sox Claim Third Baseman Off Waivers

The operative question of the day is: 'Why?'. The Red Sox claimed 27-year old third baseman Luis Jimenez off waivers from the Brewers. Jimenez had been hitting .067 in limited action this year. Jimenez replaced Ryan Hanigan on the roster—but wouldn't a pitcher be a better choice than a re-tread infielder? Does this portend a trade of some sort? Stay tuned.