amiel sawdaye

Amiel Sawdaye
November 17, 2014 - 9:07 am
A considerable amount of shuffling has taken place within the Red Sox front office. Amiel Sawdaye, the Red Sox ' director of amateur scouting for the last five drafts, has been promoted to vice president with a focus on domestic and international scouting, a role comparable to the one that current...
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June 06, 2014 - 8:19 am
Red Sox amateur scouting director Amiel Sawdaye , in a conference call to discuss his team's three day one picks in the 2014 Major League Baseball draft, expressed excitement about the ability to add premium power to the organization -- both in the form of high school infielder Michael Chavis and...
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June 04, 2012 - 9:12 pm
The Red Sox acquired three college players on the first day of the 2012 draft, grabbing Arizona State shortstop Deven Marrero with their top pick (1st round, No. 24 overall), following that with left-hander Brian Johnson of the University of Florida (1st round, No. 31) and finishing the day by...
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June 04, 2012 - 12:58 pm
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington had a straightforward answer when asked what type of player his team might pursue with its top draft picks. His response was broad. "Get the best players," said Cherington. "We'€™re not going to go after need. We'€™re going to target the best player available at each...
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January 07, 2011 - 12:03 pm
An emerging Red Sox prospect just as easily could have been playing in the college football BCS championship game. Brandon Jacobs was recruited to play football and baseball at Auburn, but the Red Sox drafted him in the 10th round of the 2009 draft and convinced him (with the aid of a $750,000...
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January 06, 2010 - 1:24 pm
The Red Sox named Amiel Sawdaye the new director of amateur scouting, promoting him from the position of assistant director of amateur scouting, a capacity in which he served next to former director of amateur scouting Jason McLeod for the past five seasons. Sawdaye was originally hired by the Sox...
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