Jul 31, 2012, 11:02 AM EST
Red Sox backup catcher Kelly Shoppach has been bandied about in trade talks for close to a month now. The latest:
Nationals and Brewers have interest in Shoppach.
— Nick Cafardo (@nickcafardo) July 31, 2012
He’s hitting .261/.343/.513 in 136 plate appearances and isn’t expensive. He’d be a good platoon catcher, as he mashes lefties.
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