Major League Baseball has suspended Matt Barnes four games for throwing near the head of the Orioles' Manny Machado during Sunday's game.
Red Sox manager John Farrell said on MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM on Tuesday that Matt Barnes "has taken over the eighth inning."
Red Sox activated RHP Matt Barnes from the bereavement list.
Red Sox placed RHP Matt Barnes on the bereavement list.
Matt Barnes will be away from the Red Sox for the next three days while he attends his grandmother's funeral.
Matt Barnes struck out two in a perfect inning Monday against the Orioles.
Red Sox recalled RHP Matt Barnes from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Red Sox optioned RHP Matt Barnes to Triple-A Pawtucket.
Making his second major league start, Matt Barnes allowed five runs on eight hits over 5 1/3 innings in a loss to the Royals on Saturday.
Matt Barnes surrendered six runs in five innings, losing to the Indians in his first major league start on Monday.
Matt Barnes will be recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket to start for the Red Sox on Monday.