Felger & Mazz: December 6, 2013
Felger and Massarotti kicked off an Agenda Free Friday discuss the Seattle Mariners acquisition of second baseman Robinson Cano. Cano signed a 10-year deal worth $240 million. Which deal would you rather have? Cano at $24 million a year or Jacoby Ellsbury at $21.5 million? Mike and Tony also talked about the Boston Bruins 2-1 loss to the Canadiens last night in Montreal. Was Max Pacioretty’s hit on Johnny Boychuk dirty? Jerry Thornton of Barstool Sports joined Felger and Mazz to discuss Ellsbury to the Yankees and the New England Patriots game against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. Finally, Taylor Twellman of the world-wide leader joined Felger and Mazz to preview the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to talk about Ellsbury’s decision to sign with the Yankees and Cano’s choice to sign with the Mariners. What are the Boston Red Sox plans for the off-season? Patriots radio play-by-play announcer Bob Socci joined Mike and Tony to talk some Pats and play this week’s edition of 5 Questions. Felger and Mazz went on to talk about the struggles of the Bruins second line. Is the second line an issue for the Bruins? To wrap up the hour, the guys discuss the struggles of the Brooklyn Nets.
Chris Gasper of the Boston Globe joined Felger and Massarotti during Hour 3 to discuss U.S. Soccer’s draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The United States is grouped with Germany, Portugal, and Ghana. The guys went on to discuss the Atlantic Conference leading Boston Celtics. Is it too early to get emotionally invested in this Celtics? After the last off-season resulted in a World Series championship, do the Red Sox think they have re-invented the wheel?
In the fourth and final hour of Felger and Mazz, the guys and Chris Gasper continue to discuss the Red Sox off-season. How will the Red Sox fill the hole in centerfield? The guys also talked about last night’s Bruins 2-1 loss to the Canadiens. With the loss last night, the Bruins now fall behind the Canadiens for the lead in the Atlantic Division. Was Pacioretty’s hit on Boychuk dirty? It’s Friday and that means we hear from Mad Mike and Squeaky Mazz in the Final Word with Marshall Hook.