Steven Wright RUMORS & NEWS

  • Red Sox release knuckleballer Steven Wright

    Boston Herald "The Red Sox today released knuckleballer Steven Wright, who had been previously suspended for violating MLB’s policies on domestic violence and performance enhancing substances. He was expected to make $1.5 million in salary arbitration in 2020. " October 18

  • Red Sox Activate Andrew Cashner, Place Steven Wright On IL

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Red Sox have placed right-hander Steven Wright on the 10-day injured list to make room for newly-acquired pitcher Andrew Cashner on the active roster, reports Ian Browne of Cashner is in line to make his first start for Boston on Tuesday. Wright suffered a contusion on..." July 14

  • Steven Wright activated by Boston Red Sox, Josh Smith optioned to AAA

    Mass Live "The Red Sox activated right-hander Steven Wright from the restricted list and optioned righty Josh Smith to Pawtucket on Tuesday afternoon. To make room for Wright on the 40-man roster, the team transferred righty Nathan Eovaldi (right elbow) to the 60-day injured..." June 25

  • Steven Wright 'nervous' about return, wants to 'earn back' trust, respect

    NBC Sports Boston "The Boston Red Sox are on the verge of getting back one of their key pitchers back to boost their rotation. Steven Wright, a soon-to-be 35-year-old knuckleballer, was suspended for the first 80 games of the 2019 MLB season after violating the league's PED policy. With..." June 24

  • Steven Wright Nearing Activation

    Mass Live "Knuckleballer Steven Wright is expected to be activated Tuesday, when he is eligible to return from his 80-game suspension for violating baseball’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Cora said Wright is expected to make one more rehab appearance with the PawSox before..." June 23