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Jeff Passan of ESPN reports the Red Sox acquired RHP Hansel Robles from the Twins.
Alex Scherff is headed to Minnesota in the return. Boston was looking to add depth to their bullpen this week and this move accomplishes just that.
Minnesota Twins right-hander Hansel Robles allowed one unearned run in his lone inning of work in a 3-2 win over the White Sox in Game 1 of Monday's doubleheader. He struck out two batters in the frame. He was credited with a save in the eight-inning game.
Robles and Taylor Rogers have formed a solid closer committee for the Twins this season. Robles now has a 3-4 record, 3.86 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, 10 saves, and 42 strikeouts in 42 innings this season.
Hansel Robles pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings to earn his ninth save of the year on Friday against the Tigers.
He's now 9-for-11 in save chances this year. The 4.19 ERA isn't anything to write home about, but saves are saves.
Minnesota Twins right-hander Hansel Robles threw a scoreless ninth inning to save an 8-5 win over the White Sox on Monday. Robles gave up a hit and walked one in the outing.
Robles has been splitting save chances with Taylor Rogers for much of the season. He has a 3-4 record, 4.38 ERA, 1.41 WHIP, eight saves, and 36 strikeouts over 37 innings on the season.
Minnesota Twins right-hander Hansel Robles allowed one run in his lone inning of work in an 8-7 win over Cleveland on Friday. Robles was credited with a save in the outing.
Robles made things interesting as he allowed two hits, including a solo homer to Josh Naylor, but he was able to finish off the win by getting Austin Hedges to ground out. Robles now has a 3-4 record, 3.63 ERA, 1.27 WHIP, seven saves, and 34 strikeouts in 34 2/3 innings of work on the year.