Red Sox announce roster moves

Prior to today's game against the Twins, the Boston Red Sox made the following roster moves:

Left-handed pitcher Tommy Layne, right-handed pitcher Brayan Villarreal, outfielder Corey Brown, and infielder Mike McCoy were reassigned to minor league camp.

Right-handed pitcher Francisco Cordero was released.

Executive Vice President/General Manager Ben Cherington made the announcements.

With these moves, the Red Sox now have 25 players in big league camp and two players on the 15-day disabled list.