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Boston Red Sox 40-man Roster (Current)

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2015
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 BarnesRP25.2416-3180R-R2014-20150.1102009-20152014-09-08Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Clay BuchholzSP31.1836-3190L-R2007-20157.0592004-2015Before May '12Option exercised for 2016
    Roenis EliasSP27.1966-2178L-L2014-20151.1122011-20152015-12-08Traded from Mariners with Carson Smith to Red Sox for Wade Miley and Jonathan Aro
    Edwin EscobarPMinors23.2976-1185L-L2014-20140.0862009-20152014-07-26Activated from DL and assigned to Pawtucket (AAA)
    Heath HembreeRP27.0316-4205R-R2013-20150.1482008-20152014-07-26Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Bobby JenksPMinors34.3366-3225R-R2005-20116.0902000-20112012-07-03Optioned to minors
    Brian JohnsonPMinors25.0686-3225L-L2015-20150.0122010-20152015-07-12Activated from DL
    Joe KellySP27.2496-1165R-R2012-20153.1012007-20152014-07-31Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.6m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Craig KimbrelRP27.2615-11205R-R2010-20155.0662007-20152015-11-13Traded from Padres to Red Sox for Manuel Margot, Javier Guerra, Carlos Asuaje and Logan Allen
    Tom LayneRP31.1036-3185L-L2012-20151.1442007-20152014-07-05Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Pat LightP24.3216-5190R-R-0.0002010-20152015-11-26Contract purchased from minors
    Henry OwensP23.2076-6190L-L2015-20150.0622012-20152015-08-05Contract purchased from minors
    Rick PorcelloSP27.0486-5195R-R2009-20156.1702008-20152014-12-12Activated from DL
    David PriceSP30.1716-6215L-L2008-20156.1642005-20152015-12-05Signed to 7-year contract for 2016-2022 ($217m) 30--30--30--31--32--32--32
    Noe RamirezRP26.0536-3180R-R2015-20150.0442009-20152015-07-04Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Eduardo RodriguezSP22.3126-2175L-L2015-20150.1302011-20152014-11-21Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Robbie RossRP26.2345-11185L-L2012-20153.1002009-20152015-01-27Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.25m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Carson SmithRP26.1176-5215R-R2014-20151.0282009-20152015-12-08Traded from Mariners with Roenis Elias to Red Sox for Wade Miley and Jonathan Aro
    Junichi TazawaRP29.2525-11180R-R2009-20155.0862009-2015Before May '12Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.375m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Koji UeharaCL40.3166-2187R-R2009-20157.0001999-20152012-12-06Activated from DL
    Brandon WorkmanRP27.1846-4195R-R2013-20142.0182008-20152014-07-30Activated from DL
    Steve WrightRPMinors31.1676-1200R-R2013-20151.0892004-20152012-11-21Activated from DL
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Ryan HaniganC35.1816-1180R-R2007-20157.0772000-20152014-12-20Activated from DL
    Blake SwihartC23.3166-1175B-R2015-20150.1562011-20152014-11-21Activated from DL
    Christian VazquezC25.1765-9195R-R2014-20141.0822008-20142012-11-21Activated from DL
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Xander BogaertsSS23.1356-3185R-R2013-20152.0422011-20152013-08-19Activated from DL
    Sean Coyle2BMinors24.0275-8175R-R-0.0002010-20152014-11-24Activated from DL
    Marco HernandezSS23.1606-0170L-R-0.0002011-20152015-11-26Contract purchased from minors
    Deven Marrero3B25.1726-1180R-R2015-20150.0602010-20152015-06-26Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Dustin Pedroia2B32.1805-9180R-R2006-20159.0412002-2015Before May '12Activated from DL
    Pablo Sandoval3B29.1865-11180B-R2008-20157.0472004-20152014-11-26Signed to 5-year contract for 2015-2019 ($95m) Club option for 2020
    Travis Shaw1B25.3036-3210L-R2015-20150.0882009-20152014-11-24Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Mookie BettsCF23.1295-9156R-R2014-20151.0702011-20152014-06-28Activated from DL
    Jackie BradleyRF25.3005-10175L-R2013-20151.1502009-20152013-03-31Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Bryce BrentzRFMinors27.0456-0185R-R2014-20140.0122008-20152013-12-03Activated from DL
    Rusney CastilloLF28.1595-8186R-R2014-20150.1152014-2015Before May '12Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    Williams JerezCF23.2736-4190L-L-0.0002011-20152015-11-26Contract purchased from minors
    Hanley RamirezLF-DH32.0526-3200R-R2005-201510.0142002-20152014-11-26Activated from DL
    Chris YoungRF-LF32.1616-2170R-R2006-20159.0392002-20152015-12-02Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($13m) 6.75--6.75 [Free Agent]
    Designated Hitters
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Brock HoltDH27.2475-10165L-R2012-20152.0522009-20152012-12-27Recalled from Pawtucket (AAA)
    David OrtizDH-1B40.0876-4237L-L1997-201517.0481994-20152012-11-02Suspended 1 game for making contact with umpire


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