Red Sox
The weekend didn't end well for Pineiro, who was designated for assignment Sunday to make room for Lester. Sox fans don't seem overly disappointed that the Pineiro experiment was a failure (remember when he was supposed to be our closer?) The 28-year-old hurler departs with a 1-1 record and a not-so-glossy 5.03 ERA over 31 appearances.
Joel Pineiro
The weekend didn't end well for Pineiro, who was designated for assignment Sunday to make room for Lester.

Sox fans don't seem overly disappointed that the Pineiro experiment was a failure (remember when he was supposed to be our closer?) The 28-year-old hurler departs with a 1-1 record and a not-so-glossy 5.03 ERA over 31 appearances.
(Globe Staff Photo / Matthew J. Lee)