Mujica exits with what appears to be a leg injury after trying to cover first. Leon enters with one out in the fifth.
The A’s have acquired RHP Edward Mujica and cash considerations from the Red Sox for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Source: #Red Sox in recent days have expressed a willingness to move RH reliever Edward Mujica, who will earn $4.75M this season.
ESPN Boston "Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington announced the signing of right-handed relief pitcher Edward Mujica to a two-year contract Saturday. The deal is worth $9.5 million over the two years, a baseball source told ESPNBoston.com on Thursday, when the agreement was first reported. The..." December 07
Yahoo! Sports "Reliever Edward Mujica and the Boston Red Sox have agreed on a two-year, $9.5 million deal, sources told Yahoo Sports. The deal is pending a physical, which Mujica is taking Thursday. Mujica spent almost all of last season as closer for the St. Louis Cardinals before losing his job to Trevor..." December 05
St. Louis Post-Dispatch "When Cardinals manager Mike Matheny approached him in the outfield during batting practice on Thursday, closer Edward Mujica had a confession to make. He had played catch. It was only a little catch, a few tosses, but he had done it. “I wasn’t supposed to throw that day,” before or during..." July 14