Sox to acquire left-hander Morales
To make room on the roster for Morales, Hideki Okajima has been designated for assignment.
Morales, 25, has an 0-1 record and a 3.86 ERA in 14 relief appearances this season for the Rockies.
Okajima, 35, is 1-0 with a 4.32 ERA and six strikeouts in seven games with the Red Sox this season.
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