tommy layne

John Tomase
August 09, 2016 - 6:03 am
Tommy Layne won't have far to travel to join his new team. The former Red Sox reliever, designated for assignment and then released last week to make room for fellow lefty Fernando Abad, signed a big-league contract with the Yankees, the team announced, and will be added to the 25-man roster with...
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Tommy Layne
Ryan Hannable
August 02, 2016 - 11:52 am
Prior to Tuesday's game with the Mariners, the Red Sox made a few roster moves to get both Andrew Benintendi and Fernando Abad on the major league roster as they designated for assignment left-hander Tommy Layne and INF/OF Michael Martinez. Benintendi was selected from Double-A Portland and will...
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Steven Wright
Rob Bradford
February 12, 2016 - 6:17 am
Barring injuries, there doesn't figure to be that much drama when it comes to figuring out the Red Sox roster. You have the four outfielders -- Chris Young , Rusney Castillo, Mookie Betts and Jackie Bradley Jr. -- playing three positions. Travis Shaw and Brock Holt figure to serve as back-up plans...
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Pat Light
Ken Laird
August 06, 2015 - 6:27 am
A look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Wednesday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (44-67): L, 7-4, at Syracuse (Nationals) -- RHP Matt Barnes made his first start since May 1 and took the loss with a final line of: 3 1/3 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 3 BB, 2 SO (75 pitches, 42 strikes). The 25-year-...
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Daniel Nava
Ryan Hannable
July 30, 2015 - 12:55 pm
The Red Sox made a few roster moves prior to Thursday's series finale with the White Sox , primarily to help the depleted Red Sox bullpen due to three consecutive poor starts by Red Sox starting pitching. Daniel Nava was designated for assignment and left-hander Tommy Layne was optioned back to...
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Joe Kelly
Rob Bradford
June 17, 2015 - 6:20 pm
So much for a winning streak. The Red Sox fell back to 11 games under .500 once again with a 5-2 loss to the Braves , Wednesday night. The Sox have now lost eight of their last nine games, and two of three against Atlanta in its home and home set. They also find themselves nine back in the American...
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Tommy Layne
Ryan Hannable
April 29, 2015 - 12:03 pm
For the fourth straight day, the Red Sox made a roster move affecting their bullpen. Wednesday the team recalled reliever Tommy Layne and selected Dalier Hinojosa, while optioning Jackie Bradley back to Triple-A Pawtucket and designating Anthony Varvaro for assignment. Varvaro was designated for...
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Koji Uehara
Ryan Hannable
April 13, 2015 - 9:14 am
Just in time for the Red Sox ' home opener, they have activated closer Koji Uehara off the 15-day disabled list and he will be active for the game. In the corresponding roster move, the team optioned left-handed reliever Tommy Layne back to Triple-A Pawtucket. "It wasn't a date that I was aiming...
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Tommy Layne
John Tomase
March 17, 2015 - 8:14 am
It wasn't quite Carl Hubbell at the 1934 All-Star Game, but Tommy Layne will never forget his first win. The left-hander, who's battling Brandon Workman for the final spot in the Red Sox bullpen, earned his first victory with the Padres in September of 2012, and it wasn't a gimme. Called upon to...
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August 01, 2014 - 7:03 am
With a sudden need for pitching help due to a flurry of trades Thursday, the Red Sox will call up left-handed reliever Tommy Layne , according to multiple industry sources. Layne pitched one game for the Red Sox this season, pitching two-thirds of an inning in the second game of a day-night...
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