Red Sox announce roster moves

Prior to tonight's game against the New York Yankees, the Boston Red Sox made the following roster moves:

  • Outfielder Bryce Brentz, infielder Sean Coyle, left-handed pitcher Edwin Escobar, and right-handed pitcher Pat Light were optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  • Left-handed pitcher Williams Jerez was optioned to Double-A Portland.
  • Third baseman Chris Dominguez and catcher Ali Solis were reassigned to minor league camp.

President of Baseball Operations David Dombrowski made the announcement.
With these moves, the Red Sox now have 48 players in big league camp, including 35 players from the 40-man roster and 13 non-roster invitees.