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Rob Bradford talks about whether the Red Sox will be likely buyers or sellers at the trade deadline. He talks with Toronto Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos about a front office perspective leading up to the trade deadline. Rob also talks with Alex Speier about some Red Sox prospects, and Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle about the Astros getting hacked and having trade negotiations leaked online.
they've struggled in that undertaking. It's been an inglorious few years for the back end of the Red Sox bullpen. Bobby Jenks behind Jonathan Papelbon in 2011. The Mark Melancon / Andrew Bailey tandem in 2012. The Bailey/Joel Hanrahan duo
happens." The Sox ended up signing Bobby Jenks to a two-year, $12 million deal ..... pulmonary embolism and surgery that Jenks suggested was life-threatening ..... ultimately preceded his release. With Jenks ' inability to contribute in Boston, the
ownership for ... who am I missing? Was "The Monster" in the room when Epstein signed Dan Wheeler and Bobby Jenks (because I'm sure giving Jenks $12 million bucks was in direct response to the "get sexier" results of marketing research in November
Daisuke Matsuzaka and Ryan Kalish for significant chunks of the year. Soon, they’d figure out that Carl Crawford and Bobby Jenks would lag behind. But those players were just the tip of the proverbial iceberg in a season that saw Jacoby Ellsbury
money tied up in players who weren’t going to be on the field (Carl Crawford, John Lackey , Daisuke Matsuzaka , Bobby Jenks , among others) for significant stretches of 2012. If the team hopes to avoid a repeat of such scenarios, and to
did not trade for Andrew Bailey and Mark Melancon, did not sign John Lackey , Daisuke Matsuzaka , Carl Crawford and Bobby Jenks , did not turn a great clubhouse into a lousy one, did not turn Josh Beckett and Jon Lester into mediocre pitchers
one-year, $3 million deal (with a $4 million club option), while the Sox signed right-hander Bobby Jenks to a two-year, $12 million deal. Jenks ’ history in Boston proved brief and disastrous. Uehara, meanwhile, proved one of the most dominant
and Nick Punto in the Dodgers blockbuster, and the departures since last year of Daisuke Matsuzaka , Kevin Youkilis , Bobby Jenks and others, the team had more than $100 million come off its books. To date, while the Sox have re-signed David
settlement with right-handed pitcher Bobby Jenks and have placed him on unconditional ..... relationship that commenced when Jenks signed a two-year, $12 million ..... discovered, requiring blood thinners. Jenks ultimately required back surgery
It just seemed absurd, and just not worthy of a pitcher like Mariano Rivera. It’s the guys like Matt Albers or Bobby Jenks that are supposed to have moments like that, right? Rivera’s career numbers are staggering, if this is indeed the
lockers to the spot formerly occupied by Jonathan Papelbon , and he appears likely to have room to spread out, as the two lockers to his left belong to rehabbing pitchers John Lackey and Bobby Jenks , both of whom are in Fort Myers indefinitely.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Rob Gronkowski's meeting with the media on Friday. Gronk said he doesn't anticipate changing the way he plays, noting that he wants to "keep smashing and dashing."
Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
We return to our weekly segments with the one and only Peter King of MMQB and NBC's Football Night in America.
Jackie Mac joins the guys to discuss her thoughts on a possible mid-season tournament in the NBA, LeBron's return to Cleveland, trade rumors with the Celtics and Red Sox, and Darrelle Revis' contract situation.
Jackie MacMullan of ESPN Boston to talk about the Lebron James Saga, the possibility of Rajon Rondo being traded, and the future of Marcus Smart.
Former coach of Celtics 1st-round pick Marcus Smart, Travis Ford joins MFB to talk about what Celtics fans should expect from the strong point guard. Among other things, Coach Ford says Smart will be a hard worker, and will improve his shooting ability.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
Texas Rangers General Manager, Jon Daniels, joins Rob Bradford and Alex Speier to discuss the upcoming trade deadline.
A full version of the Trade Deadline show hosted by Rob Bradford and Alex Speier. Featuring an interview with Texas Rangers GM, Jon Daniels.
Rob Bradford is joined by WEEI.com Bruins beat writer DJ Bean, as well as Boston sports fan/blogger Turtleboy to talk all things Bruins free agency. With the B's recent moves, the conversation turns to where the Bruins might next turn and what kind of dent losing Jarome Iginla and Shawn Thornton might make.
DJ discusses Shawn Thornton's new deal, and the on going negotiations with Jerome Iginla
DJ Bean joins the program to dismiss the recent rumors that the Bruins are in discussions to trade Brad Marchand to the Sharks for Patrick Marleau
Kirk breaks down the media criticism he has received.
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Dino, Meter and Kirk discuss the light punishment given to Ray Rice by the NFL.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to talk about David Ortiz, the struggles of Dustin Pedroia, and the Jon Lester contract.
Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
Given the recent Ray Rice suspension, many people are comparing it to Josh Gordon getting suspended for repeated drug abuse. Tim Benz doesn't think this is a fair comparison. He explains why.
We discuss the return of Rob Gronkowski, his comments to the media today, and what a healthy (or unhealthy) Gronk will mean for the 2014 Patriots.
We discuss the suspension of Ray Rice, and how the act he committed certainly seemed like it warranted a harsher penalty from the strict front office of Roger Goodell.
We tackle four topics, all sparked by our interest in the story about the Browns fan peeing on Art Modell's grave this past week.
Mut and Villani are talking about whether the Red Sox will give Jon Lester the type of contract he is looking for, or whether they might be shopping him with rumors of the Red Sox scouting Cole Hamels.
Mut and Villani are talking about the MLB All Star Game, Adam Wainwright and Derek Jeter, and what are some of the worst ideas in sports.
A compelling case can be made that July 24, 2004, represents as significant a landmark as any date in modern Red Sox history. On that day, a memorable brawl between the Red Sox and Yankees served as a catalyst for an epic 10-9 walkoff victory for the Red Sox over New York and indomitable closer Mariano Rivera, a game cited by many members of the 2004 team as pivotal in Boston's first championship run in 86 years. Ian Browne, who covers the Red Sox for MLB.com and authored Idiots Revisited, discusses the landmark game.
With Training Camp starting this Thursday and the August Draft Season inching closer, Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson are ramping up the Fantasy Football content to meet the demand! Today’s podcast gives an in depth look at Pete’s Top 50 Wide Receivers Article that is LIVE on WEEI.com right now. Pete breaks down the receivers by Tiers and the podcast gives full analysis of those Tiers and the players who occupy these spots and why. Get prepared for your drafts and enjoy!
Danny breaks down the Canelo vs Lara fight and the controversy. Mike Tyson's former trainer Ronnie Shields joins the show.
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