Travis Shaw


The Chosen One: Travis Shaw Stays Humble Amid The Hype

Travis Shaw has many names. On the field, he wears No. 4. On Twitter, he’s @cheesy_Trav18, a name given to him via the platform's random name generator. To his close family and friends, he’s either ‘Junior’ or ‘Big Stepper.’. And in the sport of college...
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The Players' Lounge with Travis Shaw

In episode No. 4 of The Players' Lounge, an Inside Carolina podcast brought to you in partnership with Heels4Life, Taylor Vippolis and Shakeel Rashad host an interview with freshman defensive lineman Travis Shaw. In this exclusive conversation, hear from Shaw on his recruitment to Carolina, the expectations that come with being a highly-rated player out of high school, and much more.
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Travis Shaw elects free agency after Red Sox outright him off 40-man roster

Three days after designating him for assignment, the Red Sox outrighted veteran infielder Travis Shaw for assignment on Sunday. Shaw, however, rejected the assignment and elected free agency instead. After being claimed off waivers by the Red Sox from the Brewers last August, Shaw enjoyed a resurgence in his second...

Red Sox to designate struggling Travis Shaw for assignment

The Red Sox are designating struggling corner infielder Travis Shaw for assignment, Chris Cotillo of reports (via Twitter). The team has yet to formally announce the move or a corresponding transaction, though Cotillo suggests that outfielder Franchy Cordero could be brought up from Triple-A Worcester to take Shaw’s spot on the roster.
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Red Sox designate Travis Shaw for assignment

The Red Sox did not do a whole lot to bolster their position player depth this past offseason, hoping they’d be able to find some diamonds in the rough with shrewd low-cost or minor-league deals. One of those gambits was with Travis Shaw, who they hoped would provide a good left-handed complement to Bobby Dalbec, even if it wasn’t a full-blown platoon. That did not go according to plan, with Shaw failing to reach base even once in his 19 plate appearances. It seems the team has seen enough, with Chris Cotillo reporting on Friday morning that Shaw has been designated for assignment.

Boston Red Sox cut Travis Shaw, call up Franchy Cordero in first base shakeup before Orioles series

The Red Sox have designated first baseman Travis Shaw for assignment and are calling up Franchy Cordero to take his roster spot, multiple sources said Friday. Boston is expected to make a series of roster moves before Friday’s game in Baltimore, including activating pitchers Tanner Houck and Kutter Crawford (who were unvaccinated and ineligible to pitch in Toronto) from the restricted list.

Red Sox Rumors: Infielder Travis Shaw Designated For Assignment

In what hardly was a surprising decision, the Red Sox on Friday reportedly designated Travis Shaw for assignment. Chris Cotillo of first reported the news, which was confirmed by Alex Speier of The Boston Globe. Shaw struggled through the start of the 2022 season, his fourth overall in Boston....

Red Sox mercifully move on from the struggling Travis Shaw

The Red Sox are moving on from the struggling Travis Shaw. The Mayor of Ding Dong City’s reign has come to an unceremonious end. According to MassLive’s Chris Cotillo, the Boston Red Sox have designated Travis Shaw for assignment. The Red Sox brought back the fan-favorite first baseman...
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Red Sox's Travis Shaw: Makes season debut

Shaw started at first base and went 0-for-3 in Monday's 3-1 loss to the Tigers. Shaw slotted in for Bobby Dalbec with right-hander Matt Manning on the bump for Detroit. The lefty-hitting Shaw is not in a strict platoon with Dalbec, who started twice against righties in the season-opening series against the Yankees, but when Shaw does get into the lineup, it will be against a righty.

Red Sox finalize 2022 Opening Day roster: Travis Shaw, Hansel Robles make cut

The Red Sox have finalized their Opening Day roster for the start of the 2022 season, and they made some interesting moves in order to do so. First off, infielder Travis Shaw and right-hander Hansel Robles were both selected to the major-league roster, while righty Tyler Danish was optioned to Triple-A Worcester.