Chris Resop RP BOS 9 Months

Red Sox released RHP Chris Resop.

Resop posted a 4.42 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio in 38 2/3 innings at Triple-A Pawtucket. The 31-year-old right-handed reliever will try to latch on with a new organization.

Chris Resop RP BOS Nov 18 '79

Red Sox signed RHP Chris Resop to a minor league contract.

Resop is coming off a year where he posted a 6.00 ERA and 13/10 K/BB ratio in 18 frames, which got him non-tendered by the A's. He'll provide some Triple-A depth for the Red Sox.

Chris Resop RP BOS Jul 29 '79

Chris Resop has elected free agency.

Resop had been outrighted off Oakland's 40-man roster. The reliever was arbitration-eligible for a final time this winter, but the A's didn't have interest in tendering him a contract. He posted a 6.00 ERA and 13/10 K/BB ratio in 18 frames this season.

Chris Resop RP BOS Feb 28 '79

Athletics sent RHP Chris Resop outright to Triple-A Sacramento.

Resop was designated for assignment by Oakland last week and passed through waivers. The right-hander had a 6.00 ERA and 13/10 K/BB ratio in 18 innings with the A's.

Chris Resop RP BOS Oct 20 '78

Athletics agreed to terms with RHP Chris Resop to a one-year, $1.35 million contract.

Chris Resop RP BOS Sep 11 '78

Athletics acquired RHP Chris Resop from the Pirates in exchange for RHP Zach Thornton.

Resop, a dependable middle reliever, posted a 3.91 ERA and 46/24 K/BB ratio over 73 2/3 innings with the Pirates in 2012. He'll be a welcomed addition to an already strong A's bullpen.

Chris Resop RP BOS Oct 24 '77

Pirates and RHP Chris Resop avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $850,000 contract.

Resop was arbitration-eligible for the first time this winter. The 29-year-old right-hander posted a 4.82 ERA and 79/30 K/BB ratio over 69 2/3 innings last season. He'll set-up for closer Joel Hanrahan again in 2012.