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Headlines, Headlines, Headlines: Starbucks tattoo 7-23-14
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.
of the few people out there -- you people are well. Did Sarah Palin did repeat it's going to be hard to not bring that word your favorite word -- if they. Now it's gone from
Jake Peavy is done 7-23-14
The guys discussed Jake Peavy's 1-9 record this season.
this. It is like threatening disease. -- Austin does. So bad for Jake Peavy . JP -- -- for -- yeah a lot of guys ladies tees. We talked to a couple occasions spring training he seems
station yesterday talk about if you can get a -- Deal for Jake Peavy you move him. Adams and stroke big deal went pastoral. Are getting no big deal now EV I believe. It was Jim
it is considerable. Run support per nine innings leaders having my hand Major League Baseball all the Major League Baseball it's a -- guys qualify for the the answer is 984. Guess we're Jake Peavy is on the list of 94. HL and NL pitchers in run support. The senate -- that would be wrong 93. While. He's next to last two point nine mill runs were run minding pitch it -- a 117 innings by the way. Who's 92 just ahead of him. No run support. Just the margin. Eric Stults -- last. 60%. And he's leaves the American League in homers -- yeah correct in a second in the major leagues the
Minihane returns 7-23-14
The triumphant return of Kirk Minihane.
dungy says. The bill one. You know these these these international -- Tony Dungy . I mean he's I put him right up with -- Casey Anthony Aaron Hernandez would new Adolf Hitler yes and -- sure put him I national quite a -- -- -- -- a local public utility. Now -- -- -- was -- -- he's with David Tyree I swear I would -- that's good read his comments again and into you know and tried to. And it Jim he
-- write about it Friday nurses that he'd beat beat beat. Well Antonio Pierce agreed -- them Antonio produced we have that he. He has a full time job and he -- -- -- in the Hudson River a couple of days yeah I mean are they talking at ESPN now about lop off his head -- Antonio appears. I thought -- done dungy did a great job confuse honest I think most people the situation that give. Given the politically correct answer a lot of guys feel totally different what they're saying don't camera from a reporter so. Tony Dungy was honest. And I agree however -- of Michael's that was a team they're now still playing and we're here in New
the most mitigating. Back to you read yesterday or this morning regarding Tony Dungy is giving him. -- of what he said but I think sheds a lot of light on his position. Was at that time of my interview -- -- Tony Dungy speaking beat Oprah Winfrey reality show. Was going to chronicle Michael's first season. And -- -- was ten weeks ago this interview
Steve Buckley on Tony Dungy's comments 7-22-14
Steve Buckley joined the show to discuss Tony Dungy's comments on Michael Sam.
Well Tony Dungy certainly changed his meritocracy. Comments yesterday and speaking with -- Ira Kaufman. Of the temperature being in the Tampa times saying I would not have taken Michael Sam. I would wanna deal with all of it it's not going to be totally smooth. Things will happen this on the AT&T outline -- Steve Buckley columnist for the Boston Herald. Up are your thoughts on Tony Dungy is -- hypocritical or pragmatic or somewhere in between. Are we -- -- disappointed because. I've known Tony for a long time.
destruction so I don't know what's going on between 2030 years. Should Tony Dungy be. Be fired poor. And dismissed or -- -- disciplined forty said. I'm. What should -- you know firing -- and the
McMullen frank castle around the -- woody -- Everybody's way hi I'm Tony Dungy going to disagree with you and saying keep Goldman's full stuff. Stuff he's full of cry I think as usually once in
Headlines, Headlines, Headlines: Energizer Bunny and Bill Clinton 7-22-14
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
visits often when Hillary isn't all that Chappaqua. That the former president's Secret Service detail. Have given her -- -- they call her the -- for. Energizer. -- I love this. This according to Ronald Kessler. In a book called the first family deet -- Secret Service agents revealed in the lives of presidents. Yes -- no stranger to controversy surrounding the Secret Service . He broke the story but the Secret Service agent protecting President Obama hired prostitutes and put the president in jeopardy. But that's old school this is good. -- quote a supervisor. In forming a new Secret Service agent quote. You don't stop the Energizer. You don't approach her dude just let her go in we got a picture there
Tony Dungy would not draft a gay player 7-22-14
The guys discussed Dungy's comments on Michael Sam.
for all sports are responding to. Not that particular meritocracy quote from Tony Dungy which happened at the -- line. But his quotes yesterday in the campus star and Tribune where you -- I would not have taken him. Not because monopoly Michaels and should have a chance to play but I would wanna deal with all of it it's going to be. It's not going to be totally smooth things will happen now that today I don't think needs to be Tony Dungy . Saying what 32 other NFL coaches. Are afraid to say at -- -- schedule yet. Killed if you do it. At that
there and therein lies my my my second it's situation. Did not. Tony Dungy benefit from people who were willing to take a chance willing to be. Courageous is probably wrong words at all. Great -- Branch Rickey if you wanna go back be there are benefits to people as somebody's on the hate groups it's Olbermann. Who look like Tony Dungy and a benefited from people who were afraid of -- of those distractions would be if they brought that person into corporation
-- -- -- -- what they make today the debate is that Tony Dungy would not be brave enough would not would not be inclusive -- would not care enough to give other people a chance because he thinks there's a threat of a distraction right when Tony Dungy has benefited historically commodities and totally -- what you read and Dan -- now I mean. There's just no comparison between --
The Red Sox blow out the Blue Jays 7-22-14
John, Gerry and Dickerson opened the show discussing the Sox 5th straight win.
going to happen I think he's pretty happy about a couple things. Stephen Drew made him look good and well at least for a day that's what's great fun jamming. David Ortiz has again I paid
slumped. It was his first three hit game since may. Napoli homered Stephen Drew homered as part of a two -- night. Yet four -- rock called two more hits Daniel -- three gets Jackie Bradley
you don't look at the statistics. Who has a higher batting average David Ross Stephen Drew . A man Andrew Ross. Question on 75 each role whose -- -- at the end of tonight. Drew -- average. Gonna hire old people BP correct. Was gonna have a higher July averages -- the other -- Dustin Pedroia by the way it's almost the same number of bats and -- number of hits it's awesome Ross and real estate and you're right WBP is 242 for Ross to 54. Stephen Drew two numbers and never thought we'd seen Jackie Bradley to 34. Almost to that point were he's worth keeping around for a
Peter Gammons on the Sox and Jon Lester 7-21-14
MLB HOF'er Peter Gammons joined the show to discuss what the Sox will do with Jon Lester.
mongering. And we'll complain in earlier about the lack of dirt on AJ Pierzynski on his way out the door do you have anything Yemeni. Know get some real negativity some -- something that somebody said
Jon Lester continues to dominate 7-21-14
John, Gerry and Jerry Thornton discussed the Red Sox sweep of the Royals.
guys. Or call playoffs if it shipped to make it equally important Cole Hamels or James Shields You know there's that I'm sure Ben's got all kinds of plan BC and he sure but you're not exactly shopping in the in the bargain basement bin. With those guys either you know -- -- those those guys Jamaican it of making less and less like a Hamels change and and Johnny Damon has a piece we just can't understand. Why there would be interest in the Cole Hamels in case someone has to explain it says -- payment CBS. Well Hamels has for years let it. They would love to get their race for four years that's probably their limit when you say yeah or maybe maybe five. So you get Hamels before Lester for six. Isn't that hard to understand. All the other thing that that may be Jon -- has looked at is that Cole Hamels ERA in the National League pursues the American League is almost a point cap lower over a point -- worse. Against teams
Headlines, Headlines, Headlines: Passenger jet shot down by Russian-made missile 7-18-14
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
out what is called a terrorist attack on commercial airliner. Russian president Vladimir Putin blamed Ukraine's government. Were creating the conditions for the insurgency. Trouble. Oh yes well -- -- much hairs he's in trouble I