Eo­valdi agrees to $68 mil­lion, 4-year deal with Red Sox

The Record (Troy, NY) - - SPORTS - By Kyle Hightower AP Sports Writer

BOS­TON(AP) >> Nathan Eo­valdi’s marathon re­lief per­for­mance in Game 3 of the World Se­ries is a mo­ment that will res­onate in Red Sox his­tory.

Bos­ton re­warded him with a $68 mil­lion, four-year con­tract.

“We’re very happy to have Nathan back with us,” Red Sox pres­i­dent of base­ball op­er­a­tions Dave Dom­browski said in a state­ment as the deal was an­nounced Thurs­day. “He did a tremen­dous job for us last sea­son, play­ing a sig­nif­i­cant role in help­ing us win the divi­sion and the World Se­ries. His per­for- mance in the post­sea­son was out­stand­ing, both as a start­ing pitcher and as a re­liever.”

A 28-year- old right-han­der who has had a pair of Tommy John surg­eries, Eo­valdi was ac­quired by Bos­ton from Tampa Bay on July 25. He went 3- 3 with a 3.33 ERA down the stretch. He made

FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2018, file photo, Bos­ton Red Sox start­ing pitcher Nathan Eo­valdi throws against the Los An­ge­les Dodgers dur­ing the 12th in­ning in Game 3of the World Se­ries base­ball game in Los An­ge­les.

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