Originally Posted by Over By There
I know the Sox had to put Nieto on the OD roster if they wanted to keep him, but what are the rules from here? Could they send him down in a few weeks if they wanted to?
He has to stay on the 25-man roster for the entire season or they have to offer him back to the Nationals. If he survives this season, he's no longer subject to Rule V Draft rules and can be sent to the minors or traded as the Sox see fit.