Report: Red Sox add Dan Wheeler to bullpen

Posted by Steve Silva, Boston.com Staff  December 18, 2010 09:37 AM

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Good thing they plan on expanding the bullpen over at Fenway.

According to a tweet by ESPNBoston.com's Gordon Edes, the Red Sox have added relief pitcher Dan Wheeler to the mix:

Source: One more arm for the bullpen. Sox come to terms with ex-Ray Dan Wheeler

WEEI.com's Alex Speier reports the deal is for one year with an option for 2012.

Wheeler went 2-4 with a 3.35 ERA, 46 strikeouts, and 16 walks in 48 1/3 innings pitching out of the bullpen for the Rays. The 33-year-old righthander was drafted out of Pilgrim High School in Warwick, R.I.

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