The Red Sox have joined the Giants as teams who are scouting Cuban first baseman Jose Abreu in the Dominican Republic, Dionisio Soldevila of ESPNDeportes.com tweets. We’ve already heard reports of the Red Sox’s interest in Abreu, and Boston seems like a good fit for Abreu — the Red Sox have the financial resources to sign him, and Mike Napoli becomes a free agent after the season.
Red Sox are also scouting Jose Abreu here in the DR. He also had a tryout for them today.
— Dionisio Soldevila (@dSoldevila) September 13, 2013
Source: MLB Trade Rumors