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Red Sox get RHP Badenhop from Brewers for LHP prospect Ortega

The Canadian Press

11/22/2013 2:16:48 PM

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox have acquired right-hander Burke Badenhop from the Milwaukee Brewers for minor league lefty Luis Ortega.

Badenhop was 2-3 with a 3.47 ERA in 63 relief appearances for Milwaukee this season. He is 18-20 in his career with three saves and a 3.98 ERA in 280 games for the Marlins, Rays and Brewers.

Ortega is a 20-year-old lefty who spent last season in rookie ball. He went 3-3 with a 2.45 ERA.