Inspired by my work on ex-Giants who became Dodgers and the signing of Nomar
Garciaparra, I've now started looking for ex-Red Sox have become
It's not nearly as long or as impressive of a list.
In 2005, there were two: Derek Lowe
and Jose Cruz. Cruz was a Red Sox player for about a week. Bill Mueller and Garciaparra will make the 2006 total four for the
Because the teams were in different leagues and because the Dodgers had a
much better minor league system than the Red Sox for much of the post World
War II-era, ex-Red Sox showing up on the Dodgers were few and far between.
After the war until divisional play started in 1969, only one player who
had called Boston home played for the Dodgers: Dick Stuart