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2017 Boston Red SoxSeason Roster
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Tzu-Wei Lin played for the 2017 Boston Red Sox
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameRed Sox
LocationBoston,Massachusetts
Record93-69 (1st in American League East)League Rank3rdMLB Rank5th
ManagerJohn FarrellGeneral ManagerDave Dombrowski
CoachesRuben Amaro (First Base Coach), Brian Bannister (Assistant Pitching Coach), Brian Butterfield (Third Base Coach), Chili Davis (Hitting Coach), Gary DiSarcina (Bench Coach), Dana LeVangie (Bullpen Coach), Vic Rodriguez (Assistant Hitting Coach), Carl Willis (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsLost in 1st Round (Astros)
#1 Draft PickTanner Houck (#24)
Payroll$174,287,098
Attendance2,917,678
Minor League AffiliatesPawtucket Red Sox (AAA) 67-75 ... Portland Sea Dogs (AA) 65-74 ... Salem Red Sox (A+) 73-66 ... Greenville Drive (A) 79-60 ... Lowell Spinners (A-) 33-42 ... Dominican Red Sox (Rk) 47-24 ... Gulf Coast Red Sox (Rk) 27-31 ... Dominican Red Sox 2 (Rk) 0-0 ...
Years Available1901-2018

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The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2017 Boston Red Sox.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2017 baseball season.

2017 Boston Red Sox Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
58Fernando AbadP6-2 170 L-L 1985-12-17 31La Romana,Dom Rep MLB2007-20172010-2017  
2002-   UDFA-HOU
MinorsNew York Mets (MLB)
68Matt BarnesP6-3 180 R-R 1990-06-17 27Bethel,Connecticut MLB2009-20182014-2018Bethel (Bethel,CT)Connecticut
2011- 1-  19-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
16Andrew BenintendiLF5-11 175 L-L 1994-07-06 22Cincinnati,Ohio MLB2014-20182016-2018Madeira (Cincinnati,OH)Arkansas
2015- 1-   7-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
50Mookie BettsRF5-9 156 R-R 1992-10-07 24Brentwood,Tennessee MLB2011-20182014-2018Overton (Nashville,TN)
2011- 5- 172-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
2Xander BogaertsSS6-3 185 R-R 1992-10-01 24San Nicolas,Aruba MLB2010-20182013-2018  
2009-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
51Blaine BoyerP6-3 190 R-R 1981-07-11 35Atlanta,Georgia MLB2000-20182005-2018Walton (Marietta,GA)
2000- 3- 100-ATL
DL-10Kansas City Royals (MLB)
19Jackie BradleyCF5-10 175 L-R 1990-04-19 27Prince George,Virginia MLB2009-20182013-2018Prince George (Prince George,VA)South Carolina
2011- 1-  40-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
11Chase D'ArnaudLF6-2 200 R-R 1987-01-21 30Torrance,California MLB2006-20182011-2017Los Alamitos (Los Alamitos,CA)Pepperdine U.
2008- 4- 114-PIT
MinorsSan Francisco Giants (AAA)
25Rajai DavisCF5-11 170 R-R 1980-10-19 36Norwich,Connecticut MLB2001-20182006-2018New London (New London,CT)Connecticut-Avery Point
2001-38-1134-PIT
ActiveCleveland Indians (MLB)
11Rafael Devers3B6-0 195 L-R 1996-10-24 20Sanchez,Dom Rep MLB2014-20182017-2018  
2013-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
29Roenis EliasP6-2 178 L-L 1988-08-01 28Guantanamo,Cuba MLB2011-20182014-2018  
2011-   UDFA-SEA
ActiveSeattle Mariners (MLB)
38Doug FisterP6-8 185 L-R 1984-02-04 33Merced,California MLB2003-20182009-2018Golden Valley (Merced,CA)Merced Col, Fresno St
2006- 7- 201-SEA
DL-60Texas Rangers (MLB)
37Heath HembreeP6-4 205 R-R 1989-01-13 28Spartanburg,South Carolina MLB2008-20182013-2018Broome (Spartanburg,SC)South Carolina, Spartanburg Methodist Col, Col. Charleston
2010- 5- 168-SFN
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
40Marco Hernandez3B6-0 170 L-R 1992-09-06 24Moca,Dom Rep MLB2010-20172016-2017  
2009-   UDFA-CHN
DL-60Boston Red Sox (MLB)
12Brock Holt2B5-10 165 L-R 1988-06-11 29Fort Worth,Texas MLB2009-20182012-2018Stephenville (Stephenville,TX)Rice U., Navarro Col
2009- 9- 265-PIT
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
61Brian JohnsonP6-3 225 L-L 1990-12-07 26Lakeland,Florida MLB2010-20182015-2018Cocoa Beach (Cocoa Beach,FL)Florida
2012- 1-  31-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
56Joe KellyP6-1 165 R-R 1988-06-09 29Anaheim,California MLB2007-20182012-2018Corona (Corona,CA)California-Riverside
2009- 3-  98-SLN
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
25Kyle KendrickP6-3 185 R-R 1984-08-26 32Houston,Texas MLB2003-20172007-2017Mount Vernon (Mount Vernon,WA)
2003- 7- 205-PHI
Free Agent  
46Craig KimbrelP5-11 205 R-R 1988-05-28 29Huntsville,Alabama MLB2007-20182010-2018Lee (Huntsville,AL)Wallace St CC
2008- 3-  96-ATL
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
3Sandy LeonC5-11 175 B-R 1989-03-13 28Caracas,Venezuela MLB2007-20182012-2018  
2007-   UDFA-WAS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
5Tzu-Wei LinCF5-9 155 L-R 1994-02-15 23Kaohsiung City,Taiwan MLB2012-20182017-2018  
2012-   UDFA-BOS
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AAA)
71Austin MaddoxP6-3 220 R-R 1991-05-13 26Jacksonville,Florida MLB2010-20182017-2017Eagle View Academy (Jacksonville,FL)Florida
2012- 3- 118-BOS
DL-10Boston Red Sox (AAA)
17Deven MarreroSS6-1 180 R-R 1990-08-25 26Miami,Florida MLB2010-20182015-2018American Heritage (Delray Beach,FL)Arizona St
2012- 1-  24-BOS
ActiveArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)
72Kyle MartinP6-6 195 R-R 1991-01-18 26Austin,Texas MLB2010-20182017-2017St. Michael's (Austin,TX)Texas A&M U.
2013- 9- 263-BOS
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AAA)
18Mitch Moreland1B6-2 230 L-L 1985-09-06 31Amory,Mississippi MLB2005-20182010-2018Amory (Amory,MS)Mississippi St
2007-17- 530-TEX
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
36Eduardo Nunez2B6-0 155 B-R 1987-06-15 30Moca,Dom Rep MLB2005-20182010-2018  
2004-   UDFA-NYA
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
15Dustin Pedroia2B5-9 180 R-R 1983-08-17 33Woodland,California MLB2002-20182006-2018Woodland (Woodland,CA)Arizona St
2004- 2-  65-BOS
DL-10Boston Red Sox (MLB)
31Drew PomeranzP6-5 190 R-L 1988-11-22 28Collierville,Tennessee MLB2008-20182011-2018Collierville (Collierville,TN)Mississippi
2010- 1-   5-CLE
DL-10Boston Red Sox (MLB)
22Rick PorcelloP6-5 195 R-R 1988-12-27 28Morristown,New Jersey MLB2008-20182009-2018Seton Hall Prep (West Orange,NJ)
2007- 1-  27-DET
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
24David PriceP6-6 215 L-L 1985-08-26 31Nashville,Tennessee MLB2005-20182008-2018Blackman (Murfreesboro,TN)Vanderbilt U.
2007- 1-   1-TBA
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
13Hanley RamirezDH6-3 200 R-R 1983-12-23 33Samana,Dom Rep MLB2002-20182005-2018  
2000-   UDFA-BOS
Free Agent  
66Noe RamirezP6-3 180 R-R 1989-12-22 27Los Angeles,California MLB2009-20182015-2018Alhambra (Alhambra,CA)Cal St Fullerton
2011- 4- 142-BOS
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
43Addison ReedP6-3 215 L-L 1988-12-27 28Montclair,California MLB2008-20182011-2018Los Osos (Rancho Cucamonga,CA)San Diego St
2010- 3-  95-CHA
ActiveMinnesota Twins (MLB)
52Eduardo RodriguezP6-2 175 L-L 1993-04-07 24Valencia,Venezuela MLB2010-20182015-2018  
2010-   UDFA-BAL
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
28Robbie RossP5-11 185 L-L 1989-06-24 28Nicholasville,Kentucky MLB2009-20182012-2017Lexington Christian (Lexington,KY)
2008- 2-  57-TEX
Free Agent  
32Joshua Rutledge3B6-0 190 R-R 1989-04-21 28Cullman,Alabama MLB2008-20182012-2017Cullman (Cullman,AL)Alabama
2010- 3- 107-COL
MinorsSan Francisco Giants (AAA)
41Chris SaleP6-6 172 L-L 1989-03-30 28Lakeland,Florida MLB2008-20182010-2018Lakeland Senior (Lakeland,FL)Florida Gulf Coast U.
2010- 1-  13-CHA
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
48Pablo Sandoval3B5-11 180 B-R 1986-08-11 30Carabobo,Venezuela MLB2004-20182008-2018  
2002-   UDFA-SFN
ActiveSan Francisco Giants (MLB)
63Robby ScottP6-2 220 B-L 1989-08-29 27Miami,Florida MLB2008-20182016-2017St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale,FL)Florida St, Broward Col
2011-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
62Steve Selsky3B6-1 205 R-R 1989-07-20 27Manhattan Beach,California MLB2009-20182016-2017Loyola (Los Angeles,CA)Arizona
2011-33-1015-CIN
DL-7Cincinnati Reds (AAA)
39Carson SmithP6-5 215 R-R 1989-10-19 27Dallas,Texas MLB2009-20182014-2018Midland Christian (Midland,TX)Texas St, Grayson County Col
2011- 8- 243-SEA
DL-10Boston Red Sox (MLB)
23Blake SwihartC6-1 175 B-R 1992-04-03 25Rio Rancho,New Mexico MLB2011-20182015-2018Cleveland (Rio Rancho,NM)
2011- 1-  26-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
64Ben TaylorP6-3 222 R-R 1992-11-12 24Montgomery,Alabama MLB2012-20182017-2018Brewbaker Tech (Montgomery,AL)South Alabama, Chattahoochee Valley CC
2015- 7- 201-BOS
MinorsCleveland Indians (AAA)
59Sam Travis1B6-0 195 R-R 1993-08-27 23Orland Park,Illinois MLB2012-20182017-2018Providence Catholic (New Lenox,IL)Indiana U.
2014- 2-  67-BOS
MinorsBoston Red Sox (AAA)
7Christian VazquezC5-9 195 R-R 1990-08-21 26Bayamon,Puerto Rico MLB2008-20182014-2018Puerto Rico Baseball Academy (Gurabo,PR)
2008- 9- 292-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
76Hector VelazquezP6-0 180 R-R 1988-11-26 28Sonora,Mexico MLB2010-20182017-2018  
2017-   UDFA-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
67Brandon WorkmanP6-4 195 R-R 1988-08-13 28Arlington,Texas MLB2008-20182013-2017Bowie (Bowie,TX)Texas
2010- 2-  57-BOS
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
35Steven WrightP6-1 200 R-R 1984-08-30 32Torrance,California MLB2004-20182013-2018Valley View (Moreno Valley,CA)Hawaii
2006- 2-  56-CLE
ActiveBoston Red Sox (MLB)
30Chris YoungLF6-2 170 R-R 1983-09-05 33Houston,Texas MLB2002-20182006-2018Bellaire (Bellaire,TX)
2001-16- 493-CHA
ActiveLos Angeles Angels (MLB)
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