Ryan Roberts

July 07, 2014 - 9:56 am
Over the last dozen years, the Red Sox have rarely dedicated their earliest picks to high school pitchers. The team did it with its top selection in 2002, drafting Jon Lester with its first overall pick (a second-round selection), but after that, the instances of taking a pitcher with a first- or...
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April 07, 2014 - 2:33 pm
The past 12 days represented a new and unknown journey for Ryan Roberts . The 33-year-old, entering his ninth season in the majors, found himself without a team to play for when Opening Day rolled around, having opted out of his minor league deal with the Cubs upon learning that he would not make...
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April 07, 2014 - 6:57 am
With Will Middlebrooks on the disabled list, the Red Sox sought to make their roster deeper and more balanced by agreeing to a deal with utility man Ryan Roberts . News of the agreement was announced on twitter by Roberts' agency , the Beverly Hills Sports Council, which announced that Roberts was...
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July 25, 2012 - 9:18 am
The Rays have designated Hideki Matsui for assignment to make room for newly acquired Ryan Roberts . Matsui, who signed a minor league contract with Tampa Bay in April, hit .147 with two home runs and .438 OPS in 34 games with the Rays. For Red Sox fans, one of the most notable moments in the 38-...
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