Christian Vazquez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Christian Vazquez to miss six to eight weeks after undergoing surgery for fractured finger

    Hardball Talk "Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez suffered a fractured right pinkie finger sliding into second base on a stolen base attempt in Saturday’s win over the Royals. Vazquez will undergo surgery to place a pin into his fractured finger and is expected to miss six to eight weeks, Evan Drellich..." July 09

  • Still no reasonable plan for Blake Swihart as Vazquez gets hurt

    NBC Sports Boston "The merry-go-round for Blake Swihart continues. Opportunity knocks now, but it will probably amount to window dressing once again. Even when Hanley Ramirez was released and Swihart briefly played more often, his overall position did not change: he had no sustained opportunity, no way..." July 09

  • Red Sox catcher Vazquez heading to DL with broken pinkie

    The Score "The Boston Red Sox will place catcher Christian Vazquez on the 10-day disabled list with a fractured right pinkie finger, the team confirmed according to Michael Silverman of the Boston Herald. Vasquez sustained the injury sliding into second base during Saturday's 15-4 drubbing..." July 08

  • What Was Up With Christian Vazquez’s Obscure Rule Violation In Red Sox-Royals?

    NESN "If you were scratching your head late in Tuesday night’s Boston Red Sox-Kansas City Royals game, don’t worry. So was Christian Vazquez. “I never heard about that before,” Vazquez said, via The Boston Globe. The source of Vazquez’s confusion was a rarely-enforced rule the Red Sox catcher..." May 02

  • Sandy Leon, Christian Vazquez control Blake Swihart's future

    NBC Sports Boston "If the Red Sox really believed in Christian Vazquez and Sandy Leon long term, would Blake Swihart still be here? Swihart is static. There’s an idea of what he can be someday, but he’s not presently growing as a bench player. Whether his future lies with the Red Sox, then, appears to depend..." April 26

  • Red Sox sign C Christian Vazquez to 3-year extension

    Sporting News "The Red Sox have signed catcher Christian Vazquez to a three-year extension running through the 2021 season, with a club option for 2022, the team announced Saturday. No terms were released, but the Boston Herald reported that Vazquez will be paid $2.85 million in 2019, $4.2 million in 2020,..." March 24