Boston Red Sox: 4 Post-Deadline Moves They Could Still Make

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Boston Red Sox: 4 Post-Deadline Moves They Could Still Make
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Acquiring Jake Peavy was the first in what may be more roster moves for the Red Sox.

Just because the July 31 MLB trade deadline has come and gone does not mean that the Boston Red Sox are done reshaping their roster.

The team still has some obvious needs even as they sit atop the AL East with the best record in the American League and will look to plug those gaps over the regular season’s final seven weeks.

The August waiver deadline is a concept quite familiar to Sox fans, who last year saw the team make what may go down as one of the best deals in franchise history when it sent the bloated contracts of Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford and Adrian Gonzalez to the Dodgers, receiving nearly $250 million in payroll relief.

While a similar deal will not occur for obvious reasons this season, the Sox still have an opportunity to improve their club as they try to return to the playoffs for the first time since 2009.

Here are a few kinds of moves the Sox could make in the next few weeks.

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