The Red Sox outrighted Brewer to Triple-A Worcester on Monday, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports. Brewer will remain in the organization after he cleared waivers when he was designated for assignment Thursday. Before being removed from the 40-man roster, the 28-year-old right-hander was hit hard in his lone appearance out of the Boston bullpen, giving up four runs on four hits and three walks over one inning May 31 in Houston.
Brewer was designated for assignment Thursday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports. Brewer gave up four earned runs on four hits and three walks in one inning in his lone appearance in the majors this season. This move clears a roster spot for Brandon Workman, who was promoted in a corresponding move.
Brewer was recalled by the Red Sox on Friday. Brewer hasn't yet made a major-league appearance this year, but he posted a 9.00 ERA and 1.75 WHIP in four innings across four relief appearances for Triple-A Worcester. He should serve mainly as a low-leverage reliever with the big-league club.
Brewer was optioned to Triple-A Worcester on Sunday. His latest stint in the majors lasted all of one day, coinciding with Garrett Whitlock's brief stint on the COVID list. Brewer still has not made an appearance for the big club this season after battling shoulder inflammation earlier in the year.
Brewer was recalled by the Red Sox on Saturday, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports. Garrett Whitlock (COVID-19) was feeling symptoms after receiving the vaccine and is on the injured list. Brewer will take his place in the team's bullpen and will be set for his first innings in the big leagues this season, if he pitches.