CSN New England "After their extra-inning loss to the Orioles Tuesday night, the Red Sox revealed that Junichi Tazawa would not pitch again this season. And that's the right thing to do. Interim manager Torey Lovullo stressed that Tazawa wasn't dealing with an injury. Rather, Lovullo explained, the Red..." September 17
Lovullo said Junichi Tazawa has been shut down for the season based on his workload. No injury.
Hardball Talk "Red Sox closer Koji Uehara is out for the rest of the season with a fractured wrist, but manager John Farrell told Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe that Jean Machi, not Junichi Tazawa, will get first crack at ninth-inning duties. Tazawa has been Uehara’s primary setup man and has a 3.25 ERA in..." August 11
#Redsox avoid arbitration with Junichi Tazawa. He gets $1.275M for 2014.
Mgr John Farrell just told us he'd like to use Tazawa as closer and keep Koji in the 8th @mlbnetworkradio