Red Sox Acquire Joey Gathright

The Red Sox have acquired speedy outfielder Joey Gathright from the Orioles, reports Roch Kubatko of Baltimore with receive either a player to be named later or cash considerations in the deal. He will head to Triple-A Pawtucket initially.

Gathright got into 20 games with the Cubs earlier this year, but he has spent the majority of the season with Baltimore's Triple-A affiliate in Norfolk. He's a career .262-.327-.303 hitter in the big leagues.

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