Vicente Padilla agrees to deal with Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox and pitcher Vicente Padilla have agreed to a deal, according to Peter Gammons of MLB Network. No terms were announced.
According to MLBTradeRumors.com, Padilla had been hitting the upper 90s in velocity with his fastball during a stint in winter ball in Nicaragua. He missed much of last season with the Los Angeles Dodgers with neck problems, appearing just nine times out of the bullpen.