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Saltalamacchia called up; Cash to DL

Updated: August 12, 2010, 1:49 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

TORONTO -- A day the Boston Red Sox have long envisioned has arrived: Jarrod Saltalamacchia being fitted for a Sox uniform. Equipment manager Joe Cochran deserves a bonus for stitching the longest surname in baseball history (14 letters) on the back of his jersey.

Saltalamacchia, who arrived here Wednesday after being called up from Triple-A Pawtucket, made his Red Sox debut in the eighth inning of Boston's 10-1 rout over the Blue Jays. He is likely to start behind the plate Thursday ...

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