Red Sox statement on Steven Wright

March 6th, 2019

The Boston Red Sox today released the following statement regarding right-handed pitcher Steven Wright:

The Boston Red Sox fully support Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program and its efforts to eliminate performance-enhancing substances from the game. While we are disappointed by the news of this violation, we will look to provide the appropriate support to Steven at this time. Going forward, the club will not comment further on the matter.