Report: Tim Wakefield To Retire

Friday February 17th, 2012

Boston Red Sox pitcher, Tim Wakefield will announce his retirement tonight, according to a tweet from Red Sox beat writer, Brian MacPherson.

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The 45-year-old knuckleballer went 7-8 last season in 33 appearances with a 5.12 ERA. It marked the second consecutive season that Wakefield had posted a final ERA above five.

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