John Farrell Says Red Sox Didn’t Want to Trade Jose Iglesias, Says Move Made Sense for All of Baseball (Video)


Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias met up with his former team this week for the first time since being traded away. Iglesias, who showed strong defensive skills and flashes of offensive brilliance during his time with the Red Sox, is batting .292 in 28 games with the Tigers.

Many fans in Boston were disappointed to see Iglesias leave in the three-team trade, and manager John Farrell says the decision wasn’t as easy to make as it may seem.

Hear what the skipper had to say in the above video.

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