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Ex-Sox reliever Padilla headed to Japan
Vicente Padilla , who was 4-1 with a 4.50 ERA for Boston last year, signs with The Softbank Hawks.
Red Sox offer Ortiz $13.3M, 1-year deal
million deal. Boston did not make qualifying offers Friday to right-handers Aaron Cook, Daisuke Matsuzaka and Vicente Padilla ; first baseman James Loney; and outfielders Scott Podsednik and Cody Ross.
Ortiz signs two-year deal with Red Sox
Rangers' interest in Ortiz was first reported by FoxSports.com The Red Sox didn't make qualifying offers to any of their other free agents: Cody Ross; Scott Podsednik; Daisuke Matsuzaka; Aaron Cook; James Loney, and Vicente Padilla .
Explaining MLB's 'qualifying offer'
The Red Sox have seven free agents from their 2012 roster Aaron Cook, James Loney, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Vicente Padilla , Scott Podsednik, David Ortiz, and Cody Ross. The team must decide by 5 p.m. today whether to make a qualifying
Changing free-agent landscape about to affect Sox and Ortiz
Aaron Cook; first baseman James Loney, and reliever Vicente Padilla . To receive draft picks as compensation should any ..... million salary. In fact, with the possible exception of Padilla , there's little chance the Sox want to retain any
Red Sox blow 4-1 lead in ninth, lose to Rays, 7-4
couldn't protect the lead and after he was lifted, Vicente Padilla yielded a three-run walkoff homer to B.J. Upton ..... leaving runners at second and third with out out for Padilla . Buchholz turned in one of his best starts of the season
First pitch: Tazawa a revelation for Red Sox
him in more high-leverage spots. Often, he's been the seventh inning set-up option, used an inning before Vicente Padilla is entrusted with the eighth. Monday night, after Rich Hill tossed a scoreless inning in relief of starter Aaron
Youngsters lift Sox past Jays, 8-5
him hit a batter, walk three others and toss two wild pitches, was in line for his second win of the year before Vicente Padilla and Chris Carpenter allowed the Jays to even the score at 5-5 in the bottom of the eighth. Andrew Bailey pitched
Dice-K, Sox washed away, 9-2
Ciriacos single scored Podsednik, cutting the Blue Jays lead to 5-2. The Blue Jays added a run in the eighth off Vicente Padilla , as Colby Rasmus, Edwin Encarnacion, and Adam Lind opened the inning with consecutive singles. The Jays got three
Red Sox snap seven-game skid, beat Mariners, 4-3
innings while pitching in his hometown. Four relievers followed Lester to the mound: Craig Breslow, Junichi Tazawa, Vicente Padilla and Andrew Bailey, all of whom combined to keep the Mariners scoreless over the final three innings. After Eric