Red Sox Decline Corey Kluber’s Club Option For 2024 Season

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Savannah Bananas Bring Baseball Circus to Fenway Park Corey Kluber will return to the free agent market after enduring a difficult and inconsistent campaign with the Boston Red Sox in 2023.
The Red Sox announced that they declined Kluber’s 2024 Team Option on Friday night, putting the right-hander back on the market to finish out their year together.
Boston signed Kluber last offseason to a one-year, $10 million contract in an effort to ease the departures of a pitching staff – Nathan Eovaldi, Michael Wacha and Rich Hill.
However, Kluber failed to stay healthy and productive enough to remain in the Red Sox rotation, causing the organization to decline his $11 million option for 2024.
Kluber, a two-time Cy Young Award winner, appeared just nine times as a starter, going 3-6 with a 2.
62 ERA before Boston pulled the plug and sent him to the bullpen.
There, nothing improved and the results became even worse.
As a relief pitcher, Kluber recorded a 9.
45 ERA, allowing 14 earned runs on 23 hits in 13 1/3 innings.
In total, Kluber allowed 17 home runs in 55 innings before being placed on the 60-day injured list on August 25 due to right shoulder inflammation.
He struggled toward a late-season comeback, going 0-1 with a 3.
52 ERA in four games, but it paid off.
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