BOSTON -- Almost two years since he last played in the big leagues, veteran outfielder
"It feels nice," Hawpe, 33, said of his recall from triple-A Salt Lake. "It's been awhile."
Hawpe last played in a big league game for the
“It was great,” said Hawpe, who played in the 2007 World Series with the
Hawpe went to
Hawpe, who hits left-handed and can play the corner outfield spots and first base, hit .305 with six homers and 28 runs batted in at Salt Lake. Though his time with the Angels could be short -- center fielder
"I had a bunch of good memories in this game -- I've been fortunate and blessed," Hawpe said. "But that doesn't mean I wouldn't like to make more memories."