Red Sox trade for IF Herrera

The Red Sox have traded for Rockies infielder Jonathan Herrera Wednesday.  Heading to Colorado is left-handed reliever Franklin Morales and minor league reliever Chris Martin.

The deal was first reported by's Ian Browne. 

Herrera, 29, hit .292 with 1 HR and 16 RBI in 81 games with the Rockies this past season.   He's spent his entire career with Colorado.