Aug 5, 2012|
Joe & Dave talked to the Sox first baseman, who knocked in three runs in the win.
Rob Bradford talks with Jonny about how he spent his offseason coming off the World Series. Jonny talks about why he decided to get his now famous tattoo, and how proud he is to be a part of the Red Sox and the community in and around the team. Jonny also gives his thoughts on what makes Derek Jeter such a respected player in baseball.
Rob Bradford talks with Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo about putting together the plan for spring training for all the players, and how the plans are altered as spring training goes on. Also, Torey gives out his favorite place to eat when he's in Fort Myers.
It's the final installment of the Hot Stove Show for this offseason. Rob Bradford is hosting solo, he starts things off by talking about how the Red Sox will look to set the tone early in Spring Training. He talks with Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo about the difference between preparing for spring training this season as opposed to last season. Things then wrap up with Rob talking to Jonny Gomes about how he spent his time this offseason, how it feels to be clean shaven, and some charity work Jonny is doing.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier talk with former Red Sox GM and current President of Baseball Operations for the Chicago Cubs, Theo Epstein. They talk about Theo's time in Boston, draft philosophies, scouting and talent evaluation and what has changed when it comes to all those things.
Automatically Generated Transcript (may not be 100% accurate)
Our thanks very much -- who can't do I think about what happened the last few days that certainly was a relief to come on -- the ball like that they're getting. Fourteen hits with you leave the west eight yen I was -- in the -- today you know after losing four straight you know can afford to listen. Not just hopefully making -- back and going street here. It mean how hard is that to put away what happened last night show law and pound not a wind today plumbing you know me. We're worthy enough thought to forget about yesterday and focus on today that's when they have time. He needs you want to write the momentum when it's. You put it behind you keep going forward in and -- -- and you know today it was -- game we needed frankly it was completely. In the spot start there. We've been leading the league hitting with managed going position for quite awhile now when that the case again and then. Today with a single in the third and of course. And what it's -- position when you hit it out as he did the two run homer. And I just you know distressed they wouldn't within myself and I was pretty frustrated after my first about women choose to pitch out of the zone and just and in between them that. Magistrate get back back and being aggressive enough it was the next event. 53 games remaining gonzo a look what do you tell Sox fans many who were listening the radio on the way home right now. From the ballpark a file the club's postseason chances. -- one of the things that we we we like to focus on especially right now the fact nick Fuentes with us and he was -- the team last year that. Know going into September was way out of it and if -- anomaly a month of based on in September and and wrote that all of which two win the World Series you know we're capable of doing then you know we've got to continue to play good baseball and just like we did today and you know. If we we -- -- it would earns our position. -- -- -- Adrienne a youth who have dedicated their the second -- to that Jimmy Fund 5000 dollars rarely home run that's five since the all star break it. With a one today yet tell us that why you're doing now had and what your thoughts. I'm not just you know out of it over the break and just it -- wait to get involved -- that he would donate some money hopefully. Know a whole lot of rumors that it wasn't in the first -- you know I'm not they're trying to hit home runs you know really hoping for them and more than there. Well great job today and congratulations on the Red Sox went one club really needed gonzo thank you very much our guys appreciate it -- thanks for helping the Jimmy Fund. So other Red Sox winning here six to four job.
The Boston Herald's Ron Borges joined the show to discuss his column in today's paper on Vince Wilfork. He thinks the Pats should keep Vince.
Boston Globe Patriots writer Ben Volin joined the show with the latest on the offseason. He said it is most likely that Julian Edelman returns next season due to his agent's relationship with the team.
Mike Florio of NBC Sports and ProFootballTalk.com joins the show to discuss the status of Aqib Talib and the exciting prospect of Darrelle Revis being traded by the Bucs to a CB-needy team.
Jackie MacMullan of ESPN joins Mut and Lou to discuss the future of the struggling Celtics as well as the rocky relationship between Danny Ainge, Brad Stevens and Rajon Rondo
ESPN NBA analyst Jeff Van Gundy joined Dennis & Callahan to talk about Rajon Rondo's birthday mishap.
Jackie MacMullan joins Mut and Merloni to discuss Rajon Rondo's unexcused absence from the Celtics game in Sacramento and how the organization feels about Brad Stevens.
In 2013, Jackie Bradley Jr. used a non-roster invitation to big league spring training as a platform to an unexpected major league performance. Yet by and large, prospects in big league camp for the first time have more modest goals of creating familiarity -- both on their part with the big league setting, and in an effort to try to impress the big league coaching staff to position themselves for in-season call-ups. Red Sox prospects Garin Cecchini, Matt Barnes, Anthony Ranaudo and Bryce Brentz discuss their outlook on their first big league camps, while Bradley joins to explain the difference he feels this year in his second big league camp.
Red Sox NESN color man Jerry Remy joined Dennis & Callahan to discuss his first broadcast since his sons arrest last October.
Pierre McGuire, NBC Sports, joins the Mut and Merloni show to share his thoughts on the recent trade moves the Bruin's made on deadline day.
Andy Brickley of NESN joins the Mut and Merloni show to share his thoughts on what trade moves the Bruins might make, if any, as the trade deadline approaches.
Shawn Thornton joined the show and discussed his 100th fight as a Boston Bruin last night. He added that he hopes the Bruins remain intact at today's NHL deadline.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. Today they discussed the ongoing controversy surrounding the Oscars and Andrew Garfield.
The guys opened the show by discussing Nick Cafardo's column on Stephen Drew. Everyone disagreed with the premise that it is time to panic and sign Drew.
Our friend and Jimmy Fund Patient Sam Thomas discussing his desire to meet Ellen. #EllenMeetSam
Mut and Lou talk about which free agents they want to hear rumored to be going to the Pats.
Pierre McGuire, NBC Sports, shares his thoughts on the recent trade moves the Bruin's made on deadline day.
Mut and Lou are both dissapointed by the Bruins lackluster moves at the deadline. Meszaros and Harry Potter? Really?
The three man booth breaks down all the rumors, possibilities, trade scenarios, signings and more, and takes your calls about it all.
We tackle four topics that surround the great BIG MAN athletes of sports. BIG as in chubby.
Tom E Curran and Michael Holley talked Celtics, Rondo and the return of Paul Pierce to the Garden, and we were joined by a fan who wears his emotions on his sleeve, and wasn't afraid to show them for the Celtics.
Mikey, Lenny and Bill Fairweather are joined by the legendary Bob Lobel, who talks about his career in Boston, his thoughts on some of the goings on, and some great sports talk.
Mikey, Ryder and Lenny talk with Mikey's buddy, former Red Sox pitcher Bill Lee. Bill talks about bad neighbors, his playing days with the Sox and beyond.