Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 18 Days

Herrera signed with the Cubs on a minor league deal, CBS Sports reports.

Herrera spent most of 2014 in the big leagues, slashing .233/.307/.289 in 42 games with the Red Sox. He elected free agency rather than take his assignment to Triple-A, but it appears he'll have to start back in the minors in the Cubs organization.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 2 Months

Herrera will become a free agent after declining his assignment to Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday.

The Red Sox were looking to clear a 40-man spot, but Herrera opted to test the free agent market, as is his right. He may be able to catch on as a utility infielder with another club.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 4 Months

Herrera will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to remove bone chips from his elbow, CSN New England reports.

Herrera occupies a spot on the 40-man roster, a spot the Red Sox might want to allocate to a younger player. If he stays on the roster, he'll compete for a bench gig next spring.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 6 Months

Red Sox optioned INF Jonathan Herrera to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Herrera was moved off Boston's active roster Monday to clear a spot for Mike Carp, who is recovered from his fractured foot. Herrera has hit .233/.307/.289 in 104 plate appearances this season in the major leagues.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 6 Months

Jonathan Herrera delivered a pinch-hit walkoff RBI single on Saturday, delivering the Red Sox a victory in the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Orioles.

Herrera was called upon to hit for Jackie Bradley Jr. with the winning run at second base and one out after a David Ross sacrifice. Herrera wasted no time, lining the first pitch he saw for a single to right field, scoring Jonny Gomes with the game-winning run.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 9 Months

Jonathan Hererra went 1-for-4 and drove home a run in Sunday's loss to the Yankees.

Herrera's RBI single off Ivan Nova got the Yankees on the board in the second inning. He's sharing time at third base while Will Middlebrooks is on the disabled list, and it hitting .211/.318/.211. His already minimal fantasy value will be non-existent once Middlebrooks returns.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 9 Months

Jonathan Herrera is playing shortstop and batting eighth for the Red Sox for Monday's game against the Rangers.

Herrera starts for the third game in a row. However, Ryan Roberts is active for Monday's game, so the streak may end on Tuesday. Herrera has been filling in for the injured Will Middlebrooks.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS 11 Months

Red Sox avoided arbitration with INF Jonathan Herrera by agreeing to a one-year, $1.3 million contract.

Herrera was arbitration-eligible for the second time. The utilityman has hit .265/.325/.332 over parts of five seasons and will be a movable chess piece for John Farrell in 2014.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS Sep 28 '79

Red Sox acquired 2B Jonathan Herrera from the Rockies for LHP Franklin Morales and RHP Chris Martin.

Herrera has slashed a ho-hum .265/.325/.332 over 1,100-plus plate appearances the past five seasons in Colorado. The 29-year-old gives Boston a cheap utility infielder who plays outstanding defense at multiple positions for two more team-controlled years. He's not fantasy relevant.

Jonathan Herrera SS/3B BOS Mar 01 '79

Jonathan Herrera is batting .283/.327/.370 through 49 plate appearances.

If his slash numbers hold, Herrera will finish with the best offensive season of his career, topping the .694 OPS he mustered in 2010. Unfortunately, the utility infielder has scuffled in the field recently, recording three errors in his last 12 games.