Bowden being the last man up makes a lot of sense. The MILB season ended yesterday, leaving no other reason to keep guys behind past today. If you're not up now, you're probably not coming up this year. But that remains to be seen.
Most of you readers know all about Michael Bowden's up-and-down career with the Red Sox from top prospect to guy who gets hit in the majors. We'll see if he can break free from that reputation with a strong month. Given how Tito is running the pen lately, he should at least get a shot.