The Sox dealt Dominican outfield prospect Jeremias Pineda to the Twins for struggling big league third basemen Danny Valencia, who has bounced between Triple-A Rochester and Minnesota this season.
Jacoby Ellsbury will be back in the lineup Sunday after taking a day off Saturday.
The Red Sox have lost four in a row, but Carl Crawford is hitting well, and he's in the lineup on his 31st birthday.
Like Bobby Valentine doesn't have enough on his mind as it is. Now it looks like a youth "All-American" baseball team he supported owes families money.