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Red Sox acquire All-Star OF Kyle Schwarber in trade with Nationals – Boston, Massachusetts

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Schwarber was weeping before suffering a hamstring injury in early July.

Washington Nationals’ Kyle Schwarber celebrates his solo home run during five baseball games against the New York Mets. Associated Press Photo / Alex Brandon

NS Red Sox Acquired All-Star Outfielder Kyle Schwarber With each release from the team, in a deal with the Washington Nationals on Thursday.

In exchange for Schwarber, the Red Sox sent right-handed pitcher Aldo Leão to Washington.

Schwarber has never played first baseman in the Red Sox’s main needs area, Major, but it does add a lot of power to the lineup no matter where you put the slots.

Schwarber suffered a hamstring injury in early July and hasn’t returned yet, but local reporters said he has been exercising for the past few weeks. Before he was injured, he was in historic tears — from June 12th to July 2nd, he hit .338 and hit 16 home runs. As pointed out in the Red Sox release, Schwarber broke most home runs in Major League Baseball with 12 in 10 games from June 19th to 29th, setting most home runs as lead-off hitters. did. 15 calendar months.

The Cubs are Schwarber who didn’t bid before this season, and the Nationals welcomed him with a one-year contract worth $ 10 million.

Ramirez started eight games in Low-A Salem, scoring 2.03 ERA with 32 strikeouts.

The Red Sox has appointed Brandon Workman to make room for Schwarber on the roster.

The Red Sox lost to the Blue Jays 13-1 on Thursday, and three important matches against the Tampa Bay Rays are imminent.

The trading deadline for MLB is 4 pm EST on Friday.



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