This is the July 8, 2013 news archive. View today's Red Sox rumors and news.
Red Sox manager John Farrell revealed before Monday's game against the Mariners that reliever Andrew Miller will need foot surgery, saying that it was "unlikely" the left-hander would return to the bullpen this season.
Ellsbury out of lineup nursing sore wristUpdated Jul 8 Share TweetOutfielder Jacoby Ellsbury wasn't in the Red Sox lineup on Monday night, as he received treatment for a wrist injury sustained late in Sunday's loss to the Angels. Ellsbury is riding a 17-game hitting streak, during which he's batting .389 (28-for-72).
Uehara on radar as Final Vote candidateUpdated Jul 8 Share TweetRed Sox closer Koji Uehara hopes that all of his friends in Japan and the United States pile up the votes for him, as he's one of five American League players who can win a trip to the All-Star Game via the Final Vote.
Don't Look Now, But John Lackey Is Good AgainUpdated Jul 8 Share TweetAll of the signs were crossed when the Angels and Red Sox faced off last night. Los Angeles of Anaheim is now the club struggling to reach .500 despite its massive payroll; Boston, lean and mean (in comparison to previous years, anyway) after its salary…Source: deadspin.com
Red Sox sign Dominican outfield prospect AybarUpdated Jul 8 Share TweetThe Red Sox have signed international prospect Yoan Aybar, a center fielder from the Dominican Republic, the team confirmed Monday.
Mariners Trounce Red SoxJul 8The Mariners tagged Jon Lester for five earned runs over five innings as they defeated the Red Sox 11-4.
Marreese Speights agrees to deal with Golden State Warriors, sources sayJul 8The Golden State Warriors have agreed to terms on a new deal with Marreese Speights, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Chris Kaman, Los Angeles Lakers, agree to one-year deal, sources sayJul 8The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to terms with free agent center Chris Kaman on a one-year deal, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.