Red Sox designated RHP Pedro Beato for assignment.

With the Ryan Dempster contract now official, the Red Sox removed Beato from their 40-man roster. He was the player to be named later in the Kelly Shoppach deal last season and posted a 3.33 ERA in 28 appearances at the Triple-A level. Source: Rotoworld http://www.rotoworld.com/playernews/mlb/baseball?r=1