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|2015 Season (CBSSports.com)||48.10||2.00||2.00||0.00||2.98||1.22||38.00||16.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Philadelphia|| 5.2||0||0|| 1.59||0||0||5|
|vs LHB|| 21.1||0||0|| 2.95||0||5||22|
|vs RHB|| 32.1||0||0|| 2.51||0||8||27|
|Last 10 Games|
Red Sox pitcher Anthony Varvaro could be lefty specialist this year
|by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com|
|(3/7/15) Red Sox pitcher Anthony Varvaro could become a specialist out of Boston's bullpen this season, reports MLB.com. Varvaro, who was traded from the Braves during the offseason, said he feels very comfortable pitching to lefties.
"When I saw that first lefty step in there, it's like a comfort zone," said Varvaro. "I'm like, 'Here he is.' Then the next one, perfect. And then the third one, I'm like, 'Did they set this up to roll this way to really see [how I am against lefties]'? For some reason, I've pitched better against lefties. I don't want to say why I think that is so other people maybe catch on. I don't want to say it's a comfort zone, but I tend to have more success against lefties."
Vavaro kept left-handed hitters to a .149 average in 2014 while allowing .273 to righties. Manager John Farrell wouldn't give away whether he was face exclusively lefties during the season.
"Once again, he was powerful and with good late action to attack both lefties and righties," said manager John Farrell. "Varvaro, I thought, was powerful."
Red Sox acquire right hander Anthony Varvaro from Atlanta
|by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com|
|(12/17/14) The Red Sox have acquired right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro from the Braves after he was designated for assignment, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman.
The Red Sox sent minor-league pitcher Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations.
Varvaro was moved to make room for newly acquired Alberto Callaspo Tuesday. Vavaro threw 54 2/3 innings in 2014 with a 2.63 ERA.
Braves designated Anthony Varvaro for assignment
|by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com|
|(12/15/14) The Braves have designated pitcher Anthony Varvaro for assignment on Monday.
Varvaro was pushed out in order to make room for Alberto Callaspo. Callaspo signed with the club during the winter meetings, but the deal didn't become official until Monday. Varvaro posted a 2.63 ERA over 54 2/3 innings last season.
Anthony Varvaro takes loss vs. Dodgers Tuesday
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
|(7/30/14) Braves pitcher Anthony Varvaro was stuck with a loss Tuesday after giving up three earned runs on four hits in one inning of action while striking out one in his team's 8-4 defeat against the Dodgers.
Varvaro (3-3) gave up a pair of singles to begin the bottom of the seventh and saw the first run cross the plate on the second out of the inning. He then surrendered a two-run home run, which was just his third homer allowed this season. Varvaro owns a 2.83 ERA and 41:9 K:BB ratio in 41 1/3 innings.
Anthony Varvaro's return ends Gus Schlosser's cameo
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
|(7/25/14) The Braves activated pitcher Anthony Varvaro from the paternity leave list Friday, after spending two days away from the team. Gus Schlosser was optioned right back to Triple-A Gwinnett to clear a roster spot for him.
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