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Marlon Byrd traded to Red Sox

Updated: April 22, 2012, 12:52 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox have acquired Chicago Cubs outfielder Marlon Byrd and cash for reliever Michael Bowden and a player to be named later.

Byrd broke the news of his own trade to ESPNChicago.com's Bruce Levine, with the clubs both announcing the deal officially Saturday night.

The 35-year-old outfielder, who has also played for the Philadelphia Phillies, Washington Nationals and Texas Rangers, is an 11-year veteran and experienced center fielder with a .278 batting average. ...

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