Nomar Garciaparra enjoyed his brief stay with the Chicago Cubs so much he's coming back, agreeing Tuesday to a one-year contract.
Nomar Garciaparra had his third four-hit game of the season and delivered a two-run single in the eighth inning to lead the Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Texas Rangers.
Cliff Floyd was traded for the second time in three weeks, with the Montreal Expos sending the power-hitting outfielder to Boston on Tuesday night for minor league pitchers Seung Jun Song and Sun Woo Kim.
Carlos Pena went 3-for-4 and drove in the game-winning run in his first game for Detroit on Sunday as the Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 9-8 despite squandering the lead four times.
The Boston Red Sox were sorry to see the Toronto Blue Jays leave Fenway Park.
Boston Red Sox manager Joe Kerrigan said Tuesday morning that Nomar Garciaparra has flown back to Boston for an MRI on the wrist he had surgically repaired last March.
The Boston Red Sox will have All-Star shortstop Nomar Garciaparra back on Sunday.