June 16, 2021

Red Sox Re-Sign Mitch Moreland (MLB Trade Rumors)

The Red Sox and first baseman Mitch Moreland have agreed to a one-year, $3MM deal that’ll bring Moreland back to Boston for a fourth season, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic tweets. The BASH Baseball client will receive a $2.5MM salary in 2020, and the contract contains a $3MM club option for 2021 that comes with a $500K buyout. Boston announced the signing shortly thereafter, adding that right-hander Denyi Reyes has been designated for assignment to open a spot on the 40-man roster.

More to come.

Read “Red Sox Re-Sign Mitch Moreland” at MLB Trade Rumors