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Former Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek recovering from COVID-19

Jason Varitek (right) chatted with current Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez during spring training in 2019.
Jason Varitek (right) chatted with current Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez during spring training in 2019.Barry Chin/Globe Staff

Red Sox game-planning coordinator and former catcher Jason Varitek has tested positive fo COVID-19 but is doing well and self-isolating, according to an update his wife, Catherine, shared on social media.

A three-time All-Star, Varitek won two World Series (2004, 2007) in his 15 seasons with Boston. He was recently added to the Red Sox coaching staff.

Catherine Varitek encouraged everyone to take extra precautions during the holiday season.

“Wear your masks, keep your distance & wash your hands,” she said.