Theo Epstein Compensation: Details Expected To Be Announced Tuesday

Five months after allowing former general manager Theo Epstein to leave his position to become president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs, the Boston Red Sox should learn Tuesday of the compensation they will get in return, reports Boston's WEEI.

According to an industry source, the compensation will be a pitcher from Chicago's 40-man roster. Here's currently the pitchers on the Cubs' roster:

68 Jeff Beliveau L-L 6'1" 190 Jan 17, 1987
76 Alberto Cabrera R-R 6'4" 210 Oct 25, 1988
37 Chris Carpenter R-R 6'4" 220 Dec 26, 1985
52 Lendy Castillo R-R 6'1" 170 Apr 8, 1989
27 Casey Coleman L-R 6'0" 185 Jul 3, 1987
46 Ryan Dempster R-R 6'2" 215 May 3, 1977
66 Rafael Dolis R-R 6'4" 215 Jan 10, 1988
22 Matt Garza R-R 6'4" 215 Nov 26, 1983
54 John Gaub R-L 6'2" 210 Apr 28, 1985
28 Paul Maholm L-L 6'2" 220 Jun 25, 1982
57 Scott Maine L-L 6'3" 215 Feb 2, 1985
49 Carlos Marmol R-R 6'2" 215 Oct 14, 1982
62 Marcos Mateo R-R 6'1" 220 Apr 18, 1984
40 James Russell L-L 6'4" 200 Jan 8, 1986
29 Jeff Samardzija R-R 6'5" 225 Jan 23, 1985
21 Andy Sonnanstine L-R 6'3" 190 Mar 18, 1983
32 Chris Volstad R-R 6'8" 230 Sep 23, 1986
56 Casey Weathers R-R 6'1" 205 Jun 10, 1985
36 Randy Wells R-R 6'5" 230 Aug 28, 1982
34 Kerry Wood R-R 6'5" 210 Jun 16, 1977
30 Travis Wood R-L 5'11" 175 Feb 6, 1987

It is expected that particulars of the deal will be announced later Tuesday, and it is still uncertain what kind of quality player the Red Sox will get.

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