Red Sox option Bard to AA, place Drew on 7-day DL

Red Sox Release

The
Red Sox today placed shortstop Stephen Drew on the seven-day concussion
disabled list (retroactive to March 27), optioned right-handed pitcher
Daniel Bard to Double-A Portland, and optioned first baseman Mauro Gomez
to Triple-A Pawtucket.  The club also optioned infielder Brock Holt to
Pawtucket following yesterday's game.  The announcements were made by
Executive Vice President/General Manager Ben Cherington.

 

With
the moves, the Red Sox now have 32 players in major league camp,
including 28 players from the 40-man roster (one on the seven-day
disabled list), one on the 60-day disabled list, and three non-roster
invitees.