James Paxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • James Paxton exercises his $4 million player option with Red Sox

    CBS News "Last week, the Red Sox declined a two-year club option on pitcher James Paxton. But the lefty will remain a member of the team in 2023. Paxton exercised his own player option for the upcoming season on Wednesday. The Red Sox will now pay the southpaw $4 million for the 2023..." November 10

  • Red Sox To Decline Option On James Paxton; Paxton Yet To Decide On Player Option

    Blogging The Red Sox "The Red Sox are declining the two-year, $26 million club option they hold over James Paxton, chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom told reporters (including The Boston Globe’s Alex Speier) at the GM Meetings in Las Vegas on Monday. The veteran left-hander now has the ability to trigger a $4..." November 08

  • James Paxton Diagnosed With Grade 2 Lat Tear, Will Not Pitch This Season

    CBS Sports "Boston Red Sox left-hander James Paxton will not pitch this season after suffering a Grade 2 lat tear during a minor-league rehab start last week, the team announced Thursday. Paxton has not pitched in an MLB game since last April and was close to completing his Tommy..." August 26

  • James Paxton Diagnosed With Lat Strain

    NBC Sports Boston "James Paxton faced only two batters in Thursday's rehab start in the Florida Complex League before being pulled from the game due to injury. The Boston Red Sox southpaw, making his first start since undergoing Tommy John surgery in 2021, exited the game with a lat..." August 19