Guys that throw in the triple digits don't grow on trees. Even if there is a remote chance the Sox can correct a flaw in his delivery, it is worth taking it. It's not like we have a ton of bullpen depth in the minors.
The very existence of flamethrowers proves that some time, somewhere, someone said to themselves, "You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I'm just not close enough to get the job done." -George Carlin