Red Sox

Position-by-position look at Red Sox roster: Catcher

This is Part 1 in a series in which we'll examine the Red Sox roster by position. Each day, we'll focus on one spot around the diamond, examine the incumbent player(s), look at prospects in the system and comment on the state of the position within the organization in general.

TODAY: CATCHER

INCUMBENT: Christian Vazquez
CONTRACTUAL STATUS: Multi-year contract, with salaries of $4.2 million in 2020; $6.25 million in 2021 and a team option for $7 million in 2022 with a $250,000 buyout.