Making sense of Boston’s interest in Travis Shaw reunion

According to WEEI’s Rob Bradford, the Boston Red Sox have expressed interest in a reunion with former corner infielder Travis Shaw.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — SEPTEMBER 15: (NEW YORK DALIES OUT) Travis Shaw #6 of the Toronto Blue Jays in action against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on September 15, 2020, in New York City. The Yankees defeated the Blue Jays 20–6. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Shaw played 206 games in Boston between 2015 and 2016, slashing .251/.312/.442 with a wRC+ of 97. Then he was traded as part of the package to acquire Tyler Thornburg from the Brewers.