Despite the fact that the bullpen has actually been much better than the starting rotation, they could surely use a midseason boost.
That boost could come from Andrew Bailey.
Bailey is an All-Star caliber closer when healthy—something the Red Sox don’t have.
Even though Alfredo Aceves and the rest of the bullpen have held it together without Bailey, several dominoes will fall when Bailey returns.
Here are five potential moves that could happen when Bailey returns from his thumb injury.