According to multiple reports, the Red Sox and Cubs have a deal in place that would send pitcher Felix Doubrount for a player to be named later.
Red Sox and Cubs have agreement in place that sends Felix Doubront to Chicago, source says.
— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) July 30, 2014
Per @jonmorosi and @JonHeymanCBS the #RedSox have sent Doubront to the Cubs for a PTBNL.
— Pete Abraham (@PeteAbe) July 30, 2014
Multiple reports have the Red Sox trading Doubront to Cubs for PTBN.
— Sean McAdam (@Sean_McAdam) July 30, 2014
Whoever the Red Sox end up getting in return will likely be an improvement over Felix Doubroubt, at least clubhouse-wise. Doubrount was not subtle about his displeasure with his role on the Red Sox pitching staff.
We'll keep you posted as we know more.
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