Red Sox Sign RHP Caleb Simpson

The Red Sox have signed right-handed reliever Caleb Simpson and added him with their 60-man player pool, based on Ian Browne of His addition comes not long following the Red Sox revealed that two relievers, Darwinzon Hernandez and Josh Taylor, have tested positive for COVID-19.

Simpson, 28, had spent his entire career in the Giants’ minor-league system before earning an opportunity with the Cubs as a non-roster invite in this year’s Spring Training.

More ahead.