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Butch and Buck continue talking Red Sox and previewing the upcoming season. They are psyched for opening day!
Butch and Buck are in on Sports Sunday one day before the start of the Red Sox season. After discussing Buck's column today on Boston sports heroes currently playing, the guys get into the Sox and what they expect from the team this season. They talk about Victorino's "injury" and if he'll be on the DL to start, how that effects the Bradley/Sizemore situation, what to look for from Bogaerts, and more.
free agents (the 2000-01 Yankees with Mike Mussina ) or players acquired in trades either during the offseason ( Roy Halladay with the 2010 Phillies) or late in the previous year (Denny Neagle with the 1996-97 Braves, Doug Fister with the
Take it or leave it. No hard feelings, it's a business, all that stuff. Give him the deal the Phillies gave Roy Halladay (much better pitcher than Lester in his prime) in 2009 -- three years at $60 million with a $20 million vesting
behind a who's who of the game's top pitchers (Cliff Lee, Justin Verlander, Clayton Kershaw, Felix Hernandez, Roy Halladay , CC Sabathia, Zack Greinke , Cole Hamels, Jared Weaver) and ahead of some notable peers (Matt Cain, Mark Buehrle
preferably a southpaw) in his absence, forcing a more aggressive pursuit of pitchers like CC Sabathia , Cliff Lee, Roy Halladay , etc. Given the cost of such a player -- as opposed to the team-friendly deal that Lester has been playing on since
Victorino , who had gotten used to seeing the likes of Roy Halladay , Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels on a regular basis while ..... multiple guys. You talk about those three guys -- Doc [ Halladay ], Cliff and Hamels. Each one of them is nasty as the
throw more than Sanchez’s six no-hit innings were Don Larsen in his 1956 perfect game in the World Series and Roy Halladay in his 2010 ALDS no-hitter for the Phillies against the Reds. His four-punchout inning marked the fourth time that the
right-handed reliever known in part for his unorthodox delivery that featured him looking away from home plate, beat out Roy Halladay and three other pitchers in that year’s Final Vote to join fellow Sox hurlers Josh Beckett and Jonathan Papelbon
Aceves will be matched up against Cloyd, who began the year in Triple-A and has been tapped to replace the injured Roy Halladay in the Phillies’ rotation. The right-hander has made only two starts on the season at the major league level and
lineup ranking in the bottom third of almost every offensive category. A recent string of injuries has also hurt, with Roy Halladay , Chase Utley , Carlos Ruiz and John Lannan all hitting the disabled list. Here are the pitching matchups for the series
It’s just a different feel. So I think there’s some issues to be played out there.” On Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay : “Yesterday Ruben Amaro , their general manager, said, ‘We’re going to give Roy as much time as possible.’ I’ve
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.
Dave O'Brien and Joe Castiglione talk with Red Sox pitcher John Lackey after he goes 8 solid innings in a great performance, while giving the Red Sox bullpen a night off. Lackey talks a little about what he thinks about Michael Pineda's ejection for having pine tar on his neck.
Andy Brickley, NESN; Joins Mut and Merloni to recap the Bruins win against the Red Wings in game 3
Aaron Boone joins Mut and Merloni to talk about the early season troubles the Red Sox have had and the defensive struggles.
Andy Brickley, NESN: Joins Mut and Merloni to recap the Bruins win against the Red Wings in game 3.
We tackle four topics all revolving around big time milestones in sports.
We discuss the Bruins win to take a 2-1 lead in Detroit, and how Brad Marchand is once again (for better or worse) making his presence felt in a series. Hey, he may be a rat, but he's OUR rat.
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.
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 speak with Patrice Bergeron on the phone from Detroit on Marathon Monday fresh off a Bruins optional skate. Patrice talks about the B's slow start in game one, putting it all together for the team in game two, how the rest of this series might play out, and what this anniversary of the Boston Marathon means to him.More from this show