With the acquisitions of catcher Christian Vázquez from the Red Sox and first baseman/designated hitter Trey Mancini from the Orioles on separate deals on Monday,
Vázquez was acquired from the Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Wilyer Abreu (No. 29 prospect) and infielder Enmanuel Valdez (the Astros’ No. 28 prospect).
Before being escorted away by a representative of the Red Sox media relations department, Vázquez said to reporters, "It's a business."