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Boston Red Sox 40-man Roster (Current)

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League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2016
Team Location: Boston,Massachusetts

Ballparks:  Fenway Park (1912-2015), Huntington Avenue Grounds (1903-1911)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Boston Red Sox (MLB-AL)   AAA: Pawtucket Red Sox (IL)   AA: Portland Sea Dogs (East)   A+: Salem Red Sox (Caro)   A: Greenville Drive (SAL)   A-: Lowell Spinners (NYPL)   Rk: Dominican Red Sox (DSL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Red Sox (GCL)   Rk: Dominican Red Sox 2 (DSL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Players in bold are on the active playing roster
  • The 40-man Date is only available for players who were not on the roster as of May 2012 which is when TBC started tracking 40-man roster daily movement.
  • Players listed on the 60-day DL or who are on restricted list are not considered as part of the roster.
  • The rosters are not updated in real-time. There's a lag of about 4-6 hours.
  • Pitchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Matt BarnesRP25.3446-3180R-R2014-20160.1102009-20162014-09-08Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Clay BuchholzSP31.2866-3190L-R2007-20167.0592004-2016Before May '12Option exercised for 2016
    William CuevasPMinors25.2256-0160R-R2016-20160.0002010-20162016-04-20Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Roenis EliasSPMinors27.2996-2178L-L2014-20161.1122011-20162015-12-08Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Heath HembreeRP27.1346-4205R-R2013-20160.1482008-20162014-07-26Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Bobby JenksPMinors35.0746-3225R-R2005-20116.0902000-20112012-07-03Optioned to minors
    Brian JohnsonPRestricted25.1716-3225L-L2015-20150.0122010-20162015-07-12Placed on temporary inactive list
    Joe KellySP27.3526-1165R-R2012-20163.1012007-20162014-07-31Activated from DL
    Craig KimbrelCL27.3645-11205R-R2010-20165.0662007-20162015-11-13Traded from Padres to Red Sox for Manuel Margot, Javier Guerra, Carlos Asuaje and Logan Allen
    Tom LayneRP31.2066-3185L-L2012-20161.1442007-20162014-07-05Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Pat LightPMinors25.0596-5190R-R2016-20160.0002010-20162015-11-26Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Henry OwensPMinors23.3106-6190L-L2015-20160.0622012-20162015-08-05Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Rick PorcelloSP27.1516-5195R-R2009-20166.1702008-20162014-12-12Activated from DL
    David PriceSP30.2746-6215L-L2008-20166.1642005-20162015-12-05Signed to 7-year contract for 2016-2022 ($217m) 30--30--30--31--32--32--32
    Noe RamirezRPMinors26.1566-3180R-R2015-20160.0442009-20162015-07-04Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Eduardo RodriguezSPMinors23.0506-2175L-L2015-20160.1302010-20162014-11-21Activated from disabled list
    Robbie RossRP26.3375-11185L-L2012-20163.1002009-20162015-01-27Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.25m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Carson SmithRPDL-1526.2206-5215R-R2014-20161.0282009-20162015-12-08DL-15 Right elbow soreness
    Junichi TazawaRP29.3555-11180R-R2009-20165.0862009-2016Before May '12Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.375m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Koji UeharaRP41.0546-2187R-R2009-20167.0001999-20162012-12-06Activated from DL
    Brandon WorkmanRPDL-6027.2876-4195R-R2013-20162.0182008-20162014-07-30Transferred to 60-day DL
    Steve WrightRPMinors31.2706-1200R-R2013-20161.0892004-20162012-11-21Activated from DL
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Ryan HaniganC35.2846-1180R-R2007-20167.0772000-20162014-12-20Activated from DL
    Blake SwihartC24.0546-1175B-R2015-20160.1562011-20162014-11-21Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Christian VazquezC25.2795-9195R-R2014-20161.0822008-20162012-11-21Activated from DL
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Xander BogaertsSS23.2386-3185R-R2013-20162.0422010-20162013-08-19Activated from DL
    Sean Coyle2BMinors24.1315-8175R-R-0.0002010-20162014-11-24Assigned to Portland (AA)
    Marco Hernandez2B23.2636-0170L-R2016-20160.0002010-20162015-11-26Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Deven Marrero3BMinors25.2756-1180R-R2015-20150.0602010-20162015-06-26Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Dustin Pedroia2B32.2845-9180R-R2006-20169.0412002-2016Before May '12Activated from DL
    Hanley Ramirez1B-DH32.1566-3200R-R2005-201610.0142002-20162014-11-26Activated from DL
    Joshua Rutledge3B-2B27.0366-0190R-R2012-20162.0902008-20162016-04-14Contract purchased from minors
    Pablo Sandoval3BDL-6029.2895-11180B-R2008-20167.0472004-20162014-11-26Transferred to 60-day DL
    Travis Shaw3B-1B26.0416-3210L-R2015-20160.0882009-20162014-11-24Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Mookie BettsRF23.2325-9156R-R2014-20161.0702011-20162014-06-28Activated from DL
    Jackie BradleyCF26.0385-10175L-R2013-20161.1502009-20162013-03-31Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Bryce BrentzRFMinors27.1486-0185R-R2014-20140.0122008-20162013-12-03Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Rusney CastilloLFMinors28.2635-8186R-R2014-20160.1152014-2016Before May '12Assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Brock HoltLF-2BDL-727.3505-10165L-R2012-20162.0522009-20162012-12-27DL-7 Mild concussion
    Williams JerezCFMinors24.0116-4190L-L-0.0002011-20162015-11-26Assigned to Portland (AA)
    Chris YoungLF32.2656-2170R-R2006-20169.0392002-20162015-12-02Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($13m) 6.75--6.75 [Free Agent]
    Designated Hitters
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    David OrtizDH40.1916-4237L-L1997-201617.0481994-20162012-11-02Suspended 1 game for making contact with umpire


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