Felger & Mazz: January 8, 2014
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the results of Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame vote. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and Frank Thomas make up the Hall of Fame class of 2014. Mike and Tony break down the results of this years vote. Did the voters get it right? What kind of affect did the Steroid Era have on this years voting? In New England Patriots news, Offensive Coordinator Josh McDaniels is out of the running for the Cleveland Browns head coach opening. It was revealed today that Dan Le Batard was the Hall of Fame voter that donated his vote to DeadSpin.com. Should the Hall of Fame voting system be changed?
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continue to discuss this MLB Hall of Fame Class of 2014. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and Frank Thomas are this year’s inductees. Are there flaws in the B.B.W.A.A.’s method of Hall of Fame voting? Mike and Tony went on to talk about the current West coast trip for the Boston Celtics and Boston Bruins. Are the Celtics back in “Tankapalooza” mode? Did Brad Marchand’s penalty cost the B’s a win last night?
Paul Perillo of Patriots Football Weekly joined Felger and Massarotti during Hour 3 to preview Saturday night’s Divisional game between the Pats and the Indianapolis Colts. What kind of chance do the Colts have on Saturday? Are the Patriots built for a deep playoff run? Getting back into baseball and Hall of Fame voting, is Craig Biggio a Hall of Famer? Finally, Perillo gives his thoughts on how things will go down this weekend in the Divisional round of the NFL playoffs.
In the fourth and final hour, Felger and Mazz continue to discuss the results of this year’s MLB Hall of Fame voting. It was also revealed earlier that Dan Le Batard was the Hall of Fame voter that donated his vote to DeadSpin.com. How does the Steroid Era affect how people vote for the Hall of Fame? To wrap the day up, we hear the Final Word with Marc Bertrand.