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On non-consecutive nights the Sox were shut down by two of the better pitchers in baseball... problem is, those pitchers are in their own division. Should Sox fans be concerned about the Sox ability to stave off the Rays for control of the AL East?
subluxation in September), while the Sox relied for stretches of the year on right-handers like Manny Delcarmen and Craig Hansen . Countermoves : The Sox added catchers Corky Miller and Javier Lopez with Varitek out. The team went out of the organization
Buchholz (10). That group -- even with the disappearances of “top prospect” Andy Marte and No. 4 prospect Craig Hansen -- delivered incredible impact. The Red Sox’ future for years to come will be determined less by the players
the minors (see Clay Buchholz in 2008); some are shell-shocked and seemingly never recover (former Sox reliever Craig Hansen , now out of organized baseball, comes to mind as someone whose career was derailed by being rushed). Assuming that
Ellsbury alone means that the ledger is a clear net positive for the Sox. Derek Lowe to the Dodgers; Netted draft picks Craig Hansen (No. 26) and Michael Bowden (No. 47) ANALYSIS: One of the most negative tradeoffs that the Sox have had when
of which the Phillies won. Red Sox – - Traded outfielder Manny Ramirez and cash to the Dodgers and minor leaguers Craig Hansen and Brandon Moss to the Pirates as part of a three-team deal for Pirates outfielder Jason Bay on July 31
Anthony Ranaudo and even Josh Reddick are going to be. For every Jon Lester and Dustin Pedroia there is at least one Craig Hansen and Brandon Moss . The idea that the odds are heavily against Iglesias or Ranaudo turning out to be Reyes or Ubaldo
Pirates thought that the deal could impact them for years to come, as they acquired outfielder Brandon Moss and reliever Craig Hansen from the Sox and third baseman Andy LaRoche and Single-A starting pitching prospect Bryan Morris in the deal
by a Red Sox pitcher with at least 20 relief appearances after the break: 7.96 – Matt Albers, 2011 (24 appearances) 7.52 – Craig Hansen , 2006 (27 appearances) 7.33 – Mark Clear, 1983 (26 appearances) 7.27 – Manny Delcarmen, 2009 (29 appearances) He’s got a ways to go to pass the all-time worst post-break
2010, Sanchez was a key component in the Giants’ World Series championship, giving him his day in the spotlight. Craig Hansen , 2005 It usually takes a player years to rise through a team’s farm system, but Hansen did not care for the typical
Atlanta but hasn’t hit over .280 since. 2. 2008: In a three-team deal, traded Manny Ramirez to the Dodgers and Craig Hansen and Brandon Moss to the Pirates for Jason Bay It’s often said that the team that gets the headline player wins the trade
draft as they drafted quality players who are having success at the major league level. They include Jacoby Ellsbury , Craig Hansen , Clay Buchholz , Jed Lowrie and Michael Bowden . Epstein says the Sox will approach this draft like they did in 2005. “It’s pretty
The guys finish up their breakdowns on what to expect today at Gillette and give their pick for a winner.
Curran calls the boys live from Gillette to break down today's game against the Browns. He thinks Cleveland will be a much tougher opponent than most. He also gets into the Ridley situation and if the Pats will look to sign Edelman.
Dale brings up Stephen Gostkowski and how he's becoming automatic, almost as automatic as Vinatieri was during his time in Foxborough. They discuss Gostkowski's ranking among other kickers this season.
Eagle checks in to give Grande and Max a perspective on the Brooklyn Nets after they acquired Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett via trade earlier this summer. He breaks down what he thinks the future holds for the Nets after completing this blockbuster deal.
Sean Grande and Cedric Maxwell take some time and look back at the history between the Celtics and the Lakers, specifically the legendary rivalry between Magic and Bird. Legendary broadcaster, Ian Eagle, checks in to give the Brooklyn perspective as KG and Paul Pierce settle into their new home. Sean and Max also reveal the behind the scenes details surrounding Max’s famous “I got the ball” moment.
In the first hour of this edition of the Celtics Summer Cooler, Grande and Max analyze the trade that sent Fab Melo out of Boston. Also in this hour, Max sets the story straight about his history with Larry Bird.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier talk with Jon Lester about contract negotiations, losing a teammate like Jacoby Ellsbury, the World Series run, and looking ahead to 2014.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier are back witht he Hot Stove Show. They talk about Jacoby Ellsbury signing with the New York Yankees, the Red Sox signings of AJ Pierzynski and Edward Mujica, and wrap it up with Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester, who talks about the World Series run, losing a teammate like Ellsbury and looking towards 2014.
The Red Sox new catcher, A.J. Pierzynski, joined the show to discuss his reputation as the most hated man in baseball. He also said that he turned down multi-year deals to come and win in Boston.
Shawn Thornton joined the show and discussed the teams long layoff leading into their game tomorrow night in Montreal. He told the guys that he anticipates fighting being a part of hockey for years to come.
Lucic joins Danny Picard to talk some hockey after the team’s overtime win against the Carolina Hurricanes. Danny asks Lucic about David Krejci’s game winner yesterday and hockey outsiders that are trying to change the game.
Shawn Thornton joined the show fresh off his big night at MSG and talked about his recent goal scoring prowess. Shawn said that no matter who his line mates are he is always going to be a fourth liner.
Kirk Minihane answered any and all questions from the listeners and John and Gerry.
The New York Post's Joel Sherman joined the show with his thoughts on jacoby Ellsbury's signing with the Yankees. He said that if it were up to him he would have given the money to Robinson Cano over Ellsbury.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. They discussed how Ron Burgundy has officially jumped the shark and played sound of him on Dan Patrick.
Peter King joins Mut and Merloni to go across the NFL and address the latest news. He discusses Kubiak's firing, Tomlin's fine, and Dennard's possible suspension.
Brick makes his weekly appearance on Mut and Merloni and discusses the Bruins loss to Montreal and the hit on Johnny Boychuck.
Michael Fabiano, fantasy expert and Yankees fan, gives his opinion on the Cano signing, discusses Julian Edelman's rising fantasy value, and actually suggests starting Ryan Fitzpatrick
We check in with Herm Edwards on the Pats, Stevan Ridley, and a great many things around the NFL.
We stir up a pot of crap when we debate the world cup and the popularity of soccer... pro callers, con-callers, plus Jack Edwards!
We tackle four topics at 4PM.
Ryder talks with WEEI.com's Chris Price about the Patriots upcoming game with the Cleveland Browns, and Stevan Ridley's status on the team.
Alex joins the show and gives his thoughts on the Jacoby Ellsbury deal, and what prospects the Red Sox have to fill the hole left in the lineup, or trade pieces to get a player who can fill the void.
John talks to Rob and gets his thoughts on the Yankees signing Jacoby Ellsbury, the Red Sox signing AJ Pierzynski, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing with Miami.
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