Sox sign Lane

Rob Bradford
August 19, 2008 - 10:00 am

The Red Sox have made a Triple A signing, inking Jason Lane. The 31-year-old outfielder had been with the Yankees' Triple A affiliate. He played 71 games in the major leagues last year with both Houston and San Diego. Lane's best year in the big leagues came in 2005 when he played in 145 games, hitting .267 while hitting 26 home runs. He was hitting .236 with 16 home runs for Scranton Wilkes-Barre.