Sox complete Pillar trade, acquire right-handed pitcher originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston
The "player to be named later" for the Red Sox is minor league right-handed pitcher Jacob Wallace.
The #RedSox today acquired minor league RHP Jacob Wallace from the Colorado Rockies, completing the August 31 trade for outfielder Kevin Pillar.
The Red Sox’ Club Player Pool is at 60.
— Red Sox (@RedSox) September 18, 2020
Wallace, 22, is a Methuen, Mass. native and Univerisity of Connecticut alum. He was selected by Colorado in the third round of the 2019 MLB June Amateur Draft. He entered 2020 as the No. 27 prospect in the Rockies organization.
In 22 appearances last year with Short-A Boise, Wallace posted a 1.29 ERA and 0.86 WHIP.