Adam Lind opts out of minor league deal with Red Sox
The Red Sox have released first baseman Adam Lind after he opted out of his minor league contract.
Lind signed with the Red Sox in May after opting out of a similar pact with the Yankees. This after being unable to find work this past offseason despite hitting a pretty darn swell .303/.362/.513 with 14 home runs and 59 RBI in 301 plate appearances for the Nationals last season.
Lind struggled mightily in the minors this season, however, hitting .241/.302/.414 at Scranton in April and May and an even worse .216/.270/.398 at Pawtucket before his opt-out.
Now he’ll look for work elsewhere though, at 34, it’s hard to see where he may latch on.