Abraham: Pierzynski Signing Allows Bridge To Prospect Christian Vasquez

December 3, 2013 2:59 PM
Abraham: Pierzynski Signing Allows Bridge To Prospect Christian Vasquez
" BOSTON (CBS) – Toucher and Rich spoke with Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe on Tuesday morning after word came out that the Red Sox agreed to a 1-year deal with catcher A.J. Pierzynski.

The Red Sox have a catching prospect down in AAA Pawtucket by the name of Christian Vasquez who is waiting in the wings to be their next big league catcher. The only problem is that he’s probably one year away from being MLB ready.

Report: Red Sox Agree To Terms With Catcher A.J. Pierzynski

The Sox already have David Ross behind the plate and under contract, and if they were to extend themselves for free agent Jarrod Saltalamacchia that would really block Vasquez’s path to the bigs "

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