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Mut and Merloni react to a brutal home opening series for the Red Sox as they lost three straight to the Brewers.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier examine all the off-season moves on the Hot Stove Show. Rob and Alex also catch up with Rangers hitting coach Dave Magadan and ask him about the Rangers acquiring first baseman Prince Fielder.
given the offensive demands of the two infield corners, one understands why the Sox were so interested in adding Eric Chavez before he elected to sign with Arizona. In some respects, the perfect roster complement at this point would be a left-handed
playing multiple positions and able to produce at the level of a starter. The best such player on the free agent market, Eric Chavez , came off the board early, signing a one-year deal to play close to home with the Diamondbacks. Ultimately, the
needs. The lineup has been built, with the team missing just a backup first baseman with some positional versatility ( Eric Chavez would fit, though the Yankees may be more motivated to re-sign him given Alex Rodriguez ’s injury). But now
percentage (and OPS) drop each of the last six seasons, missed a combined 103 games the last two years and was benched for Eric Chavez (making $900,000 to be a more productive player than Rodriguez last season) in Game 5 of the ALDS. If Rodriguez
able to sign Ibanez -- as well as Eric Chavez and Andy Pettitte -- with the money ..... announced the deals with both Ibanez and Chavez , while Pettitte returned in March ..... mark and 19 homers in 130 games. Chavez hit .281/.348/.496 with 16 homers in
wasting essential vitality on exercises without reward. Eric Chavez spoke to the NY Times for a piece entitled “Cherished Tradition ..... B.P. is part of baseball tradition,” Chavez said. “It’s fun for the fans; you try to hit a couple
appearances): .500 BA/.500 OBP/.500 SLG Cliff Pennington (2): .500/.500/1.000, 1 double, 1 RBI Eric Chavez singled in his only plate appearances vs. Doubront. No other Diamondbacks have faced Doubront. R ed Sox vs. McCarthy
Peavy (RHP) Jason Kubel (8 plate appearances): .125 BA/.125 OBP/.500 SLG, 1 home run, 2 RBIs, 1 strikeout Eric Chavez (6): .167/.167/.167, 3 strikeouts Gerardo Parra (6): .500/.500/.667, 1 double, 1 strikeout
doubles and nine home runs. • Eric Chavez is proving that he’s a hitter ..... strain. Over his last eight games, Chavez has driven in eight runs and is hitting ..... risk of injury given his history, Chavez has been very productive
According to multiple reports, the Diamondbacks and infielder Eric Chavez have agreed to terms, with Jack Magruder of FoxSportsArizona.com tweeting that the contract is for one year and $3 million
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Christopher Price discuss Logan Mankins' breakdown of the offensive line and how it will look without Dante Scarnecchia. They also discussed Mankins' rebuttal to Brandon Spikes.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Bill Parcells' Patriots Hall of Fame candidacy.
Tom Curran calls the show to discuss the Vince Wilfork contract situation. After texting with Vince this morning, Curran says that Vince's camp is possibly trying to put the "genie back in the lamp" and that the possibility of the Pro Bowl DT returning to the team has improved.
We wrap up the Celtics season by speaking with Celtics president Danny Ainge about this past season and the team's future.
Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck joins Mut and Merloni to discuss and reflect on the Boston Marathon Bombings a year later.
Jackie MacMullan talks some Celtics with Mut and Merloni as the season is winding down and the team is positioned to have a high draft pick.
UConn Point Guard, Shabazz Napier joined the guys for a half inning and talked about his experiences in college, his reasoning behind completing his education, and growing up in Boston.
Joe & Rob talked to Jonny Gomes after the dramatic run-off win at Fenway over the Orioles.
Andy Brickley, NESN; Joins Mut and Merloni to recap the Bruins win against the Red Wings in game 3
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. The guys talked about Colbert joining Dave Letterman last night.
Andy Brickley, NESN: Joins Mut and Merloni to recap the Bruins win against the Red Wings in game 3.
Mut and Merloni discuss the latest brawl between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Pittsburgh Pirates
We discuss the return of Jacoby Ellsbury to Fenway Park, including why he left Boston, and what the crowd reaction will be for him.
We check in with Mr. Bean live from the D to preview two games of Bruins-Wings action.
We discuss the harsh start by Clay Buchholz, and how the turnaround from last season's start has been disturbing to watch if you're a Sox fan/
Nifty jumps on the Planet for an hour.
Lou Merloni did play-by-play with Joe Castiglione today and then joined The Planet Mikey Show to talk about what went wrong, and a few things that went right as the Red Sox started their campaign to defend their World Series title.
WEEI.com's Chris Price joins John Ryder and Chris Villani on Planet Mikey to discuss the signing of Revis Island
The 4th addition of WEEI’s Fantasy Football Offseason Podcast is loaded and ready. In this week’s conversation Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson of Rotobahn.com dig into the sinking draft stock of Teddy Bridgewater (much too their chagrin), while refocusing and emphasizing the immense scouting work done by Pete on players like Bridgewater, Zach Mettenberger, Blake Bortles, Bishop Sankey & Lache Seastrunk. Also, Jim & Pete touch on news from around the league regarding new Jet, Chris Johnson, Montee Ball in Denver and help you tune out all of the negative noise some in the media are trying to push. We’re not buying! Lots of Football love in this podcast for the Football lover. Enjoy!
Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo! Sports joins DJ to break down the first-round matchup between the Bruins and Red Wings. Also discussed is Zdeno Chara's Norris candidacy, transparency with voting for the NHL awards and whether the Canadiens will get out of the first round.
The Red Sox' High-A minor league team in Salem recently had a 16-game winning streak that spanned two seasons. So what? From the standpoint of making prospects better and fostering player development, does that matter? Salem manager Carlos Febles (who managed Salem for the end of their winning streak, but who was also in charge of a 50-87 Single-A Greenville team in 2013) and Salem radio play-by-play man Evan Lepler discuss -- while also touching on a number of prospects in search of the next Earl Weaver and Vinegar Bend Mizell.
With the season over, Chris Forsberg says the Celtics accomplished what they intended to this year. He also gets into what Rajon Rondo may be thinking heading into his last year in his contract. Danny Ainge has a plan and it'll be interesting to see how this off-season develops.More from this show
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. Today the guys discussed David Gregory's tanking Meet The Press ratings.More from this show
Dale and Michael talk about what Marathon Monday means for them, the tremendous amount of people and positivity today in the Back Bay, and then Kirk Minihane, fresh off 26.2 miles stops by to recap a great experience in today's marathon.More from this show