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The guys opened the show discussing how dumb the idea is of bringing the Olympics to Boston.
We discuss Sidney Rice's retirement from the NFL, and the greater issue, which is concussions and head injuries in the NFL.
the years. There's been talk of bringing back the hockey World Cup , which could be played during the preseason to avoid the break ..... Olympics, a sporting event that non-sports fans watch. A World Cup tournament wouldn’t get the attention it gets in soccer
of the way: The United States-Japan World Cup final on Sunday was an absolute classic ..... but just beat twice right before the World Cup is chokish (is that a word?) enough ..... even close to a fair conclusion to the World Cup ? This isn't a bitter USA rant, it
worst sports argument since Peyton vs. Eli in the Double Stuf Racing League playoffs. And beyond that, it's Women's World Cup . So, until football starts for real or the pennant races heat up (whichever comes first ... shudder) our crops are growing
overhaul has come. The 2010 South Africa World Cup showed how far the advances in technology ..... determined that in the 62 games prior to the World Cup , refs in the tournament got their decisions ..... into the game. The response from the World Cup itself was that replay’s time has come
the Tim Donaghy scandal. Pretending the WNBA is relevant. The hushed, reverent, worshipful genuflecting at the feet of the World Cup . And what was particularly galling to Patriots fans, the way they arbitrarily ignored the Ben Roethlisberger sexual assault charge
Mario Goetze , after his goal in the second half of extra time gave Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina in Sunday’s World Cup championship match STAT OF THE DAY: 12 – Strikeouts for Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz , a career high, in Sunday’s 11-0
In the 113th minute of Sunday’s World Cup final, Gotze took a pass from Andre ..... the one-goal lead to win its fourth World Cup , and its first since 1990. The Germans ..... tied with Italy for the second-most World Cup titles all-time, trailing only Brazil
WEEI-FM) MLB: Braves at Cubs, 4 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Cardinals at Brewers, 8 p.m. (MLB Network) Softball: World Cup , United States vs. Japan, 9 p.m. (ESPN) MLS: DC United at San Jose Earthquakes, 11 p.m. (NBCSN) Cycling: Tour
MLB: Athletics at Giants , 3:30 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Angels at Rangers, 8 p.m. (MLB Network) Softball: World Cup , United States vs. Canada, 9 p.m. (ESPN) NBA summer league: Magic vs. Celtics , 5 p.m. (CSNNE, NBA TV) NBA
m. (WGN) MLB: Pirates at Cardinals, 8 p.m. (ESPN) World Cup soccer: Argentina vs. Netherlands, 4 p.m. (ESPN; WEEI-AM ..... David Luiz , after his team was routed by Germany, 7-1, in a World Cup semifinal in Belo Horizonte, Brazil STAT OF THE DAY
Patriots LB, Jerod Mayo, talks about the high praise he's been receiving from coach Belichick, trying to forget about last year, and what the team hopes from the defense.
Patriots WR, Danny Amendola, joined the show for a bit to talk about his health, the evolution of the playbook, and the heated battles between the offense and defense.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Wednesday's Patriots practice, which featured Brandon Browner getting into it with Kenbrell Thompkins and a couple others.
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.
Rob and Alex talk with John Farrell about all the moves the Red Sox made at the deadline, what they gave up and what they gained.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier are in and talking about all the moves made by the Red Sox at the trade deadline, because the most fun thing about the day is talking about the moves of the day. Red Sox GM Ben Cherington held a press conference talking about the Red Sox moves, and Rob and Alex talk with Red Sox manager John Farrell about the moves made at the deadline.
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes reacts to the news that he, along with Jon Lester, have been traded to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes
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
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
John, Gerry and Meter react to the breaking news of Jon Lester being dealt to the A's.
ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes gave us the latest on the Lester trade talks.
Lou goes through the 5 stages of grief, then John Lackey gets traded to the Cardinals.
Lou, Christian, and Tim react to the news that Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes have been traded to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes. Lou hates the deal the move, especially because Cespedes is not arbitration eligible.
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes joins MFB to react to the news he has been traded along with Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes
Biggest trade deadline day in recent memory for the Boston Red Sox... and not in a good way. We discuss it all as the news happens and take your reactions.
We tackle four topics, all surrounding the four worst Sox trade deadline deals in recent memory.
As news looms about a possible Jon Lester trade, we sit down with the skipper of your Sox live from Fenway park.
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.
Sam and Zach discuss changing the format of the Podcast, the Chris Archer-David Ortiz debacle, and LeBron James being a super genius
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.
With the trade deadline looming, the next few days will be defined by how teams value prospects -- and their potential long-term contributions -- against big leaguers with established track records who can address immediate needs. Are prospects being valued accurately? Red Sox left-hander Andrew Miller -- once one of the two key chips that sent Miguel Cabrera from the Marlins to the Tigers -- assesses the matter.
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Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes joins MFB to react to the news he has been traded along with Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis CespedesMore from this show
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