Cardinals released 1B-OF Aaron Bates.
Twins released 1B-OF Aaron Bates.
Twins signed 1B-OF Aaron Bates to a minor league contract.
Red Sox outrighted 1B Aaron Bates to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Red Sox recalled 1B Aaron Bates from Triple-A Pawtucket and placed him on the 60-day disabled list.
Red Sox optioned 1B Aaron Bates to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Red Sox recalled 1B Aaron Bates from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Aaron Bates went 4-for-4 with two homers and four RBI for Double-A Portland on Thursday.
First baseman Aaron Bates had a four-homer game Saturday for Single-A Lancaster.
Aaron Bates went 1-for-3 with a HBP in his debut for low Single-A Greenville on Thursday.