The Boston Red Sox have added depth to the team’s already impressive bullpen. Boston called up right-handed reliever Austin Maddox from Triple-A Pawtucket to fill Brian Johnson’s spot on the active roster.
Johnson suffered a left shoulder impingement in his start against the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night and had to leave the game early after 2 2/3 innings pitched.
The Red Sox’s bullpen hasn’t allowed an earned run in Boston’s last three games.
For more on Boston’s bullpen, check out the video above from “Red Sox First Pitch,” presented by Men’s Wearhouse.
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