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Butch and Bradford - Patriots training camp opens up this week -- 7-24-16
Veterans report to training camp on Wednesday and Butch and Rob give a quick preview of what they expect. They talk about Jimmy G and just how much playing time he'll get versus Brady in preseason games.
which is August 4 and then they opened August 11 appearance the New Orleans Saints in fox tomorrow. So here's what it will by the way be the highest rated pre season viewing in a while here's the question. Who's the starting quarterback against and won't say it's on August 11. To be Grupo. He gets the first series he showed Tom Brady doesn't. Yes. Tom Brady play at all. Yeah you yes also Tom Brady comes in after Genoa I don't know enough first game not necessarily. I think Tom prettiest of play at some point book let's just give this is a given we're all gonna make too much of it but. You think Tom Brady's gonna come in after you Jimmy your cute cute fairly plain at all. You know the enough entire pre season. I don't
Butch and Bradford talk more MLB HOF -- 7-24-16
The guys get into more of the HOF stuff and Mike Piazza being the first suspected "steroid guy" to get in. What does that mean for David Ortiz? The guys also get into more Red Sox topics.
half he's nine and seven and 21 starts how might trade for Jake Peavy and when you replace him in the rotation. Right to use an analogy from Aaron. Ago when we can do better than
Ian Browne, MLB.com, joins Butch and Bradford at Fenway Park -- 7-24-16
Ian Browne sits down with the guys to talk about Joe Kelly's journey to the bullpen, the Sox pitching rotation, David Price's issues and more.
and it's fair game especially with the Red Sox manager. But when John Farrell took Eddie Rodriguez out the other night. Would Brian Dozier up and it was clear he did not want him to face
go to our good buddy John from Medford who wants to rip John Farrell and Eric John. When I talk to one hour but I think he he he he surrendered back to Iraq when he
they should've looked on our playbook but it is and again it John Farrell with different look this season. Well after last night's game John Farrell come down says clay buckles deserve a lot better than it. Well and just to speak to that to speak to we
Butch and Bradford talk about Dan Shaughnessy's induction into the MLB Hall of Fame and the resurgence of Jackie Bradley Jr. -- 7-24-16
It's HOF induction day and Butch and Rob discuss why Shaughnessy is deserving of the honor. They also talk about how JBJ took the chip on his shoulder and ran with it.
play well. They don't want to leave. Ego. You have Mike yeah Mike Napoli for instance. He was one of the leaders on that 2013 team right but when he's hitting 200 Michael liked his last year here each arm and he just wanted to say you know what I know I'm hitting 200 but this is the way to do that and it what they do they have they have the Jonny Gomes didn't have the David Ross's who he go to guy you know. There were probably gonna hit to twenty. But their job was to this is the
Butch and Bradfo discuss the bizarre Chris Sale incident that got him scratched from his start yesterday -- 7-24-16
Butch and Rob get into the strange Chris Sale story from yesterday in which Sale cut up the throw-back jerseys that the White Sox were supposed to wear because he simply didn't like them. He was then sent home. What does it mean? Will he be traded? The guys aren't so sure about that. They also talk about the difficult schedule ahead for the Red Sox and how the rest of the AL East doesn't have to deal with that. Is the Fenway Park concert schedule to blame?
if you remember. At the beginning of the year there was the Adam LaRoche situation. And his did any stood up for Adam LaRoche and said. That he was representing a lot of guys in the White Sox organization. Why have to happen in Chicago market that happened here of the costs of well again my theory is he didn't wanna Wear the 76 uniform because he wants to get traded to Boston because Bucky Dent was the starting shortstop alongside Jack pro camera at second base I don't know I like the fact Zemin says Jack brought
Butch Stearns and Rob Bradford live from Fenway Park -- The pitching woes continue for the Red Sox -- 7-24-16
Butch and Bradfo are live from sunny Fenway on a Sunday morning and discuss the issues that continue to plague the Red Sox pitching staff. In particular, David Price struggled last night against the Twins and still just doesn't look like an ace at all. The guys get into what Boston can do moving forward to improve.
office this here's my theory Morris bowed yesterday. Yes that the ball Bucky Dent know now that preponderance was involved in the deal. Yep so effectively they were trading. Anderson Espinoza in Chris sailed. He's he
Danny Picard Hour 2- Danny Talks about Sox and C's
Danny talks about getting Pitching for the Sox and getting stars for the C's
loaded no outs then you get the double play then you got. Hanley Ramirez I thought that always get an and the gap I did. I dynamic put that wanted to (%expletive) and right said it did not the ends up a line and out to right field and that game. And water Rodriguez at eight strikeouts. I do know I'm not considering complain about the spot which John Farrell took them out of that game. In the sixth inning with one out walk the guy I think take them up before
Butch & Tomase- Butch with Tom Leyland Talk more about the Pats and C's
Pats back up situation is a big talking point and the guys give their views.
it. With the right attitude laughter if you want. I guarantee. That Doug Flutie has already made the call. I guarantee. Knowing him as much ado I guarantees made the call to do about all four
Butch & Tomase Podcast- Butch is joined by Tom Leyland
The two guys talk about Sox, C's, and the Pats
the Portland right now gonna bring in Red Sox minor league pitcher Mike McCarthy . Who's a friend of us here for a lot of reasons Mike sailor Tom Lyden. I brought her from tiger or Michael nice to hear from you the you gotta give the background on how we first met Mike. And how he's much more than just clutter in the Red Sox says that avenue and all the talk this this goes back a year for us and they're Mike's a pitcher obviously the Red Sox system but there was another Mike McCarthy who lives in bed field. Who was very very active in trying to get baseball equipment donated and their two missions. Sync up so what you did a story on the two Mike McCarthy's and kind of like you tell the story how you met my Ned feels Mike McCarthy's a remarkable young man is. Go to also you know about four years ago or spring training. And one of doesn't it seems that savers queued outside asking about sure. I go outside and and that's earned over the name's Mike McCarthy's book. And it can record he went walking up the field and got loud guy's name is McCarthy. Noted papers during the
reliever mental attitude could stay the course and get better. Talking with Mike McCarthy Red Sox pitcher for the Portland sea dogs for today and tomorrow. The sea dogs up it had large field in Portland
great my car spike thanks Mike talking and on the road. Okay Mike McCarthy Red Sox pitcher a great thing he does. Great text just came in McCarthy sounds like a guy who make a good
Mike McCarthy, Red Sox Pitcher - Butch and Tomase 7-23-16
Red Sox pitcher, Mike McCarthy, joins the show to talk about his charity event Baseball Miracles. Mike also shares what he has seen from Moncada and Benintendi
Portland right now we're gonna bring in Red Sox minor league pitcher Mike McCarthy . Who's a friend of us here for a lot of reasons Mike sailor Tom Lyden. I brought her some Uygur and Michael nice to hear from you the you gotta give the background on how we first met Mike. And how he's much more than just clutter in the Red Sox says that avenue and all the talk this this goes back a year for us and that Mike's a pitcher obviously the Red Sox system but there was another Mike McCarthy who lives in bad field. Who was very very active in trying to get baseball equipment donated and their two missions. Sync up so butchered it a story on the two Mike McCarthy's and kind of like you tell the story argument might Ned feels Mike McCarthy's a remarkably young man is. Go are also you know above four years ago or spring training. And one of doesn't it seems that catered it outside that's about sure. I go outside and and have earned over the name is Mike McCarthy's book. And it can record you wouldn't walk out repealed and go wow this guy's name is McCarthy period I was paper's
their mental attitude could stay the course and get better. Talking with Mike McCarthy Red Sox pitcher for the Portland sea dogs for today and tomorrow. The sea dogs appear to have large field in Portland
might coach Mike thanks Mike we'll talk again on the road. Okay Mike McCarthy Red Sox pitcher a great thing he does. Great text just gave it McCarthy sounds like a guy who'd make a good manager right at at their reserves people who you. Anticipate someday when they're all done are going to be on the bench in some capacity unity ticket Dustin Pedroia . And it and the fact that he's been able to pinpoint certain things that players are struggling with a look at tape