The Red Sox were relatively quiet at the July 31 trading deadline. On the pitching side, which Theo Epstein had designated as the team's primary need, the attention focused on starter AJ Burnett (pictured) and relievers JC Romero, Scott Eyre, and Eddie Guardado. The Sox reportedly rejected the Twins' offer of Romero for third baseman Kevin Youkilis.
Deadline deals
The Red Sox were relatively quiet at the July 31 trading deadline. On the pitching side, which Theo Epstein had designated as the team's primary need, the attention focused on starter AJ Burnett (pictured) and relievers JC Romero, Scott Eyre, and Eddie Guardado. The Sox reportedly rejected the Twins' offer of Romero for third baseman Kevin Youkilis.
(Reuters Photo)
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