Thursday, March 24, 2016

Owens Heads List Of Six Optioned Out Of Camp By Sox

Left-handed starter Henry Owens was optioned to AAA Pawtucket by the Red Sox today—joining five other players who were pared from the major league roster. The others were: Ryan LaMarre, Roman Mendez, Brian Johnson, Heath Hembree and Sam Travis. Effectively, this means the struggle for the fifth starter spot is now between knuckle-baller Steven Wright and Roenis Elias.