Red Sox President Dave Dombrowski says team is standing pat at waiver wire deadline

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In an email to MassLive's Chris Cotillo late Friday afternoon, Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said he does not expect to make any moves before Friday night's waiver-wire trade deadline.

If there is a weak spot for the MLB wins leader, it is in the bullpen, where a number of relievers have had a forgettable August -- including Matt Barnes, whose ERA for the month is 9.68. But they have no made any moves to acquire a pitcher since snagging starting Nathan Eovaldi before the July 31 trade deadline.

Rosters expand Saturday, however, which means a few arms could be called up to audition for a postseason role.

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