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Sports Illustrated and MLB Network analyst Tom Verducci spoke with John & Gerry to discuss the impact of the blockbuster Red Sox-Dodger trade and how they will proceed to rebuild. Tom chats about what a difference a year has made to the sox roster, if the Sox have learned from their mistakes in signing big name free agents to mega contracts, and will the Sox go after Josh Hamilton. He also goes through the possible options the Sox will have to be their next manager and what type of player can handle the pressures of playing in Boston.
LA Times Columnist TJ Simers called into D&C to discuss his postgame discussion with new Dodgers starter Josh Beckett. TJ talks about what the Dodgers ownership was thinking when they decided to accept the blockbuster trade for the Sox, how big a role did marketing the team with fans have in making the trade for Adrian Gonzalez, and the effects Manny Ramirez had on Dodgers when he was traded to LA.
outfielder, Harvard-Westlake HS (CA), 18 years old Did not sign Gavin is the son of Frank McCourt , the current owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers . McCourt is slated to attend Stanford in the fall, where he hopes to join the baseball team
Manny to be by far the best offensive player on the Dodgers who play in -- by comparison to the AL East ..... Petraglia: Manny Ramirez, if only because he has to remind Frank McCourt of what a great player he is. Rish: Manny Ramirez
Tuesday night to buy the Dodgers for a record $2 billion ..... become the controlling owner . Frank McCourt , the previous owner , will acquire land surrounding ..... fantastic foundation laid by Frank McCourt as we drive the Dodgers back to the front page
inadvertently” using the phrase. ♦ Joe Torre ‘s group is no longer in the bidding for the Dodgers , pulling out because owner Frank McCourt will not include the parking lots around the stadium. “Since the outset, we felt that operationally
law school. Georgetown leads in undergraduates who have gone on to become owners, with five. One of them — Dodgers boss Frank McCourt , is on his way out, however. Not surprisingly, the Ivy League dominates the list, with four owners
minority investor in Dennis Gilbert ‘s bid to buy the Dodgers . King is a season ticket holder who criticized outgoing owner Frank McCourt , saying McCourt “does not belong as an owner of a baseball team.” Gilbert was in the running
With the news that Dodgers owner Frank McCourt had reached a settlement agreement ..... bought the Sox along with principal owner John Henry in 2001. Though he did ..... wrote in an email. Bidding on the Dodgers , according to multiple reports
Pete joined the show to discuss Tebow's signing with the Patriots. He said that Tim Tebow cant play and that he has trouble learning NFL playbooks.
On this episode of the It Is What It Is Cast, Chris Price talks with the Boston Herald's Jeff P Howe about the Patriots offseason, Rob Gronkowski's back surgery, Danny Amendola replacing Wes Welker, and how this seasons team will stack up against last seasons.
In the latest edition of the It Is What It Is Cast, Chris Price talks with Will Carroll. Injury expert and lead writer for Sports Medicine, Bleacher Report. They talk about the injury to Rob Gronkowski and what his back surgery could mean for his season.
Jeff joined the show to discuss the rumors of Doc heading to the Clippers. Jeff said that he will not discuss his future but that his brother would be a great candidate anywhere.
Stephen A. joined the show to discuss the status of trade negotiations between the Clippers and the Celtics. Stephen said that it is a 50-50 proposition that Doc ends up in Los Angeles.
Grande and Max take more calls on the Celtics and discuss what lies ahead for Doc Rivers with Steve Bulpett.
We check in with Red Sox skipper John Farrell for our weekly Sox update and get the latest on the injury to Clay Buchholz, and a whole lot more.
John Farrell postgame press conference
Joe & Dave talked to the Sox outfielder, who pounded the ball out of the park to win the second game of the doubleheader against the Rays.
Pierre McGuire joins Mut and Merloni after a Bruins win and discusses the play of Rask and the defense, the Hossa injury, and Jagr.
Tony Amonte calls out Marian Hossa for missing Game 3 and recaps the Bruins win.
Keegan Bradley hopped on the set in Connecticut with D&C to talk some golf, but seeing as how he's a big Boston sports fan, the interview covered a lot of ground. You can hear Keegan talk about the Bruins' Cup chances, the Doc Rivers deal that almost was, and Shawn Thornton's lacking golf game.
Legal expert Michael McCann joined D&C to take on the topic of the day: Just what exactly is happening with Aaron Hernandez? McCann addressed Hernandez' lack of cooperation in the investigation so far, and how that may play out as the case moves along.
LB joins Mut and Merloni and discusses the Stanley Cup Finals and takes phone calls from listeners.
Despite many other important newsworthy items, the Boston Herald decided it was appropriate to put a story about Mut and Lou sending a vulgar cake to a Chicago radio station on the front page of today’s paper. Mut and Merloni respond, make it clear it was just a good natured joke and not meant to offend anyone.
Buster joins the program to discuss the problems of Andrew Bailey, what closers are available in the market, the Buchholz injury, and the latest in the biogensis scandal.
We talk about the developing Aaron Hernandez story line and look at it from the context of 'the Patriot Way', the theory that the Patriots only deal with high character athletes. Is that Patriot way gone? Did it ever even exist? We discuss.
We check in with Jack Edwards live on location for an hour of Stanley Cup preview. Jack warns us all not to get overconfident, the Bruins haven't won anything yet.
We talk pucks with the lovely and talented Kathryn Tappen of the NHL Network and preview game 4 of the Stanley Cup final and beyond.
Mikey gets a surprise call from Red Sox legend Bernie Carbo. They talk about old-time baseball and Bernie's new book.
Mikey talks with Tom and Luke about their new movie, "Plimpton!" and finds out what it was like to try to encapsulate everything George Plimpton accomplished during his life.
Today on the Daily Planet, the Red Sox and Yankees face off in the Bronx, Claude Julien doesn't want players wasting energy, and Dwight Howard and free agency.
You ask us, we answer it. Or you ask Jack, he answers it.
You ask, we answer. Today featuring NESN's Jack Edwards.
The new way we end the show. You ask, we answer.
John Saucier has his first hosting gig today and gets things started with some background on how his Sauce-man style has been wrecking things on the Boston airwavesMore from this show
Pierre McGuire joins Mut and Merloni after a Bruins win and discusses the play of Rask and the defense, the Hossa injury and Jagr.More from this show