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Sam Donaldson, Sox Booth guest

Jun 30, 2013|

Sam Donaldson joined Joe & Dave during the game against the Blue Jays. The legendary newscaster is part of Major League Baseball's campaign for melanoma awareness.

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We want to welcome -- Outstanding -- White House correspondent news anchor. For so many years Sam Donaldson who are both here's the pitch first two apart and we takes it outside ball like great to see -- Sam nice job for the first match. -- flattery gets you -- me yeah. If you recipient call it a strike. Here's the pitch and it's outside. So it is too I don't know yet certainly was a strike it was right on the mark. Same -- here you. Talk about melanoma the Red Sox today having its careening through the sixth inning. And the pitch is it inside of low ball three. I should be a little better -- on the volume. I hear you -- and right. But it was a good pitch. Accurate. Is -- 30 and it's over the inside magic calls right here. Tell us about your background melanoma I know that it's been -- cause very near and dear to you when you're. Family. Molecular people like hello -- 1988. -- went there. Out of the right out of the way they took samples and they said -- -- -- an -- There's some plastics to the changing it has achieved yet so I was happy. 1995 there it -- him right ruling. And one leave it. Very fortunate because since those -- moved on the money melanoma. And had a recurrence. But I tell people to things. This line definitely residential line drive and a three to fix -- -- right -- -- has -- the one down. Now because it's on its view when I was young kid I don't get in the sun put baby oil and the worst thing in the world credit hand. President. And now that they -- like that Armisen currently. I don't quite decided Texas in the Mexico and a kid makes an eighty's they. But in the second thing that government money out. Money will help it we will find more peer reviewed proposals from scientists who won best game. Stacy is dribbles one off the other back towards second base callous act he charges that they had the first for the opted out. Investigate not only is melanoma of the good disease and cancer. We're going to be hit -- to saving lives of Americans. And if you discover cures for the whole world but money isn't -- Medicare and all of that but if we're actually -- concern. Congress decided that I -- these things save pennies. You know spend billions later on house that we. Saving lives Brandon Snyder and his first Red Sox had a two run double this first time up early spinach. He's in their effort called strike -- that -- -- -- -- dermatologists in the brotherhood dermatologist I've heard the entice some -- many. Many times that they always -- the Atlanta's gonna say it would be accurate relative to argue that. And I'm completely. -- on this -- -- months that he and his love thing. And later regret. Outside two and one so. What can now our fans do. The first thing you do for themselves and their families checked themselves and their family. Any time you can go to there there metallic -- Outside and heavy fuel which again you have about fifty warts and lesions when your body no problem that's about the average human being -- look at this and now it's changing color. Here's a high -- shallow right field but he's there. Is waiting -- It makes the catch no trouble with -- -- retired the side couldn't figure out just that an example finish that train of thought and after -- For fall it is 32 Red Sox for the Shaw's WB ER Red Sox radio network. Now back to the top half of the fifth inning Red Sox. Lead has been cut to 13 to fight for Ronald delighted to be joined by the great Sam Donaldson and our -- As -- on the topic of prevention and how important that is in the various ways you can do that. Try to go to the dermatologist regularly haven't checked -- in that little appears to be changing hosted the two laboratory if you look at the biopsy. Because if you catch melanoma lesions -- early chances of them getting rid of it and living -- like very good. If you wait and you catch it late particularly if it goes to lymph -- in recent test these so -- Chances and that's -- hello Dana Farber here in Boston as well as other great institutions are making great progress. Behind the line therapies and even eventually skewers and. The 10 pitch to -- city from the left side that's outside for ball on the day he -- struck out and taken ball forward. Well you you -- Dana Farber and -- perks up everybody's ears in Boston we know what's amazing work they do. And they have along with the Jimmy Fund here connected with the Red Sox. For decades and decades back to the days of Ted Williams -- with two loaded Reyes swung in a ground ball right side leaving the back nominee was right going back to first. Mason down from there for the play at the bank for the. -- active driver who helped you find cures for childhood leukemia. Really early on I was -- right now today get to work -- -- -- but Dana -- has a number of excellent physicians and surgeons. There on the case that we. My little son of Jose Batiste the home run threat he has flied out and grounded out today. It's hard to come by this afternoon on a muggy day here in Boston four hits apiece. And with Sam Donaldson. Great to see one live on the field today was that in your element out of your element that you feel thrown -- -- Well I didn't get to the the pitch today I've done for other teams that mean I'm ready to preserve the Red Sox have the first of course hit the dirt. And a half half an academic got to go over the they predicted the got a good George W. Bush and his first outing as president hit the dirt so I don't feel so. You know phils have been the president doesn't. This about face this -- a line shot base -- into center field install that one. So Batiste now one for three on the day of one out singles here in the fifth. Santo was a former Washington senators fan and now at nationals man. That's right in the national victory last year and who knows about it here but the point is we've had a long drought. I remember the early sixties it senators actually silly game wasn't the part in the bottom of the ninth the senators were ahead nine to nothing -- in the record books. They lost to the Red Sox right was it was everything. We all remember that and exactly around me it's that document the rich text media guys well how did you manage that -- in the ninth and another thing. You're up with him do or die and you win when you know your bad you know. But remember you traded Babe Ruth come on yeah I heard the a strike and inside corner and then -- -- I don't. And 20042007. Took care of that Red Sox winning. World championships and finally getting rid of the curse music was a great team this is a great team. If you've been openly before know that we're really. My my daughter Jennifer who lives in Boston she's a Red Sox fans get for kids and I mean they're here -- Jimmy. The best big swing and a miss -- kind of -- known on the split finger fastball he falls behind don't want to. Great to have you with -- -- -- wonderful to have you here for your very first visit to. The Fenway Park we'll see the winds of Red Sox win but we've been big big fans of yours for a long long time. Well remember you're gonna be hit in the ninth inning. And maybe Toronto sends in Roy Hobbs. And you previously to people that they don't know who Roy Hobbs was affectionately. The San thank you very much thank you Sam we care very much.

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