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Butch and Buck discuss their overall expectations for the Patriots this season -- Is this the best Pats team in a over a decade?
After preseason game # 2 Friday night, Butch and Buck get into the Patriots and what they think of the team heading into the 2014 season.
driving around on a Sunday in the middle of August. Transitioning from baseball -- football season Bruins and Celtics sort of an after thought these days. 6177797937. We'll get to the AT&T text line. 37937. -- which on the spot at the top of the -- to do it again. Whose season. Was better Roger Clemens 1986. Where he went twenty foreign war. Within 857 winning percentage and 2.4 ERA and I mention all these numbers because these numbers. Where he led the league is 24 wins his winning percentages ERA Led the league he won it. The Cy Young -- most valuable player award in 1986 or. Was it Pedro Martinez 1999. Where he went 23 and four -- -- 832 winning percentage again led the league with 23 wins In thirty to 313. Strikeouts First pitcher a long time to win that Triple Crown . Of pitching strike -- ERA in wins But. Lost the MVP and did win the Cy Young whose season was more impressive Clemens and 86 or -- 99 NY TU. Well I guess I gotta say -- nitpick I can't yeah yeah I mean it's it's a fun argument. Go Pedro -- it's so much better than league it was summit currently at a 2.0 seven Jerry. In Euro and everyone was -- sixty home runs He uses overpowering. Juiced up hitters. And that's the way -- look at climate by the way. In comparison Clement I -- did did I thought this because overpowering juiced up hitters. Pedro struck out an ungodly 313 guys that your Clemens in 86 for what it's worth. Struck out 238 did not lead the league have to look up where that ranked about it was stopped and maybe even top five and you mentioned 313. Strikeouts for. And you mentioned Pedro not getting the MVP Andy's. Famously. Left off the ballot by two guys we'll Bill -- From
Red Sox honor Nomar and Clemens 8-15-14
The guys opened the show discussing how the Sox honored two alleged PED users at Fenway last night.
cities get no we -- near the hall and thank god. The baseball writers of America thank god they have more brains than the -- People appointment -- at least more ups the -- clean keep going around every Major League to be an ambassador for the game. Roger Clemens would be page -- excellent pictures gonna get back in the good graces. As horse for the Astros and the Red Sox hall -- the hall of fame at all. Ending I'm gonna look at the pace we got to do. Everyone does this is go to baseball reference go to his page. And we talk a little time to talk about it 42 you know one point eight --
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Why this deal for David Ortiz made sense for the Red Sox
with 300 or more plate appearances, surpassing Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera in all of those categories. The Sox have a player ..... but the absence of one of the best hitters in baseball left an unquestionable void. The Sox didn’t
Everything is wrong with Josh Beckett
picked Adrian Gonzalez to win the Triple Crown this season? But I've never been ..... Beckett -- now 5-9 with a 4.97 ERA , 32nd out of 40 eligible AL pitchers ..... his role in the worst collapse in baseball history? An explanation for chicken
For the Red Sox, 20 lessons learned from 20 games in 20 days
translate to 89 wins over a 162-game ..... month and pitching in what felt ..... a 1.23 ERA while striking ..... produced more strikeouts than three starters ..... starter in a batter or three too ..... that his baseball instincts ..... the first batter of the game ..... year as a triple crown candidate ..... its best baseball of the season
Terry Francona should still be managing Red Sox
the greatest collapse in baseball history just seven months ..... Series record, averaged 93 wins a year, the perfect guy ..... years and get zero playoff wins , a collapse to end all ..... beginning - is why Yaz and his Triple Crown and MVP and 3,000 his
25 Red Sox, 25 Questions: Predicting the performances of the '12 team
include both Miguel Cabrera and Prince ..... winning the Triple Crown this year ..... and a .328 batting average . Before ..... Plantier Triple Crown prediction ..... walks or strikeouts ? MINIHANE ..... than his batting average (.279 ..... reach 32 home runs . SPEIER ..... doubles, home runs ) just don ..... right-handed pitching he can be ..... under – 16 wins , 200 Ks ..... a 2.60 ERA before I ..... closer in baseball this coming
Mashup: MLB execs 'appalled' at Cabrera deal
League MVP Miguel Cabrera reportedly agreed ..... shockwaves around baseball . According to ESPN ..... 568 with 365 home runs and 1,260 ..... slugger won the Triple Crown in 2012 ..... with a .348 batting average while finishing ..... Davis with 44 home runs and 137 RBIs
Mashup: Incognito files grievance vs. Dolphins
15, 1967, Red Sox left fielder Carl Yastrzemski , winner of the American League’s Triple Crown , was named MVP. However, the vote was ..... Cesar Tovar , who hit .267 with six home runs and 47 RBIs SOOTHING SOUNDS: The
Tigers pregame notes: Watching Miguel Cabrera play hurt ‘kind of breaks your heart’; Alex Avila good to go after Game 5 collision
Jim Leyland , baseball lifer and eight-year ..... sluggers — Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder ..... for the whole baseball world because ..... from his 2012 Triple Crown season, as ..... s in the batter ’s box, I feel ..... Scherzer ] pitching for us, a
Tale of the tape: Red Sox-Tigers ALCS preview
lineups in baseball this season ..... BOSTON DETROIT Batting average .277 (2 ..... 2 nd ) Home runs 178 (5 th ..... comes to pitching as well ..... the lowest ERA in baseball at 3.44 ..... 52) vs. Justin Verlander (13-21 ..... hitting a batter . Junichi ..... 10-for-27, two home runs and four ..... With Miguel Cabrera ailing ..... and 2012 Triple Crown winner went
Craig Breslow’s Playoff Blog: Preparing to face Miguel Cabrera , Prince Fielder and Victor Martinez
prepare to face Miguel Cabrera , Prince Fielder ..... as long as baseball has been ..... how good pitching gets good ..... who won a Triple Crown or it’s a ..... Nobody was pitching to him ..... with four home runs , he was ..... nobody’s pitching to you anymore