The Red Sox announced they will keep Eduardo Rodriguez in the rotation by continuing with a 6 man rotation for the time being. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe want to see him remain in the rotation rather than keep rolling Joe Kelly out there every 5 days. Plus, the guys discuss Wade Miley participating in a cow milking contest prior to Friday night’s game in Texas.
Mass Live Patriots beat writer Kevin Duffy joined the Adam Jones Show to talk about OTA’S, Tom Brady’s charity appearance at Harvard Stadium Friday night, and Brady’s decision not to address the media during the event.
Did John Henry Make a Mistake Backing Lucchino Instead of Epstein?
Did John Henry back the wrong guy when he let Theo Epstein leave for the Cubs? The Cubs are loaded with young talent that is coming up to the majors and producing, and the Red Sox are not. While the Sox have had success since Theo left, the Cubs future is much brighter than the Red Sox right now. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discuss to open Friday night’s show.
In this hour of The Baseball Reporters, Tony Mazz recapped last night's Red Sox game with Eduardo Rodriguez on the mound. And where does David Ortiz belong in the lineup? Does he deserve the number 3 spot?
In the 4th and final hour of Felger and Mazz, it was filled with mostly Patriots talk. A date has been set for Tom Brady’s appeal hearing – Is the union a priority for Brady or is it all about his legacy? Felger thinks Brady needs a lil love from the Patriots. And of course, Mad Mike and Squeaky Mazz!
Chris Gasper joined Felger and Mazz on Agenda Free Friday. They started the third hour talking Celtics - Gasper believes that Kevin Love is the best possible outcome for the Celtics. They also touched upon David Ortiz – is he in decline? In this hour, Michelle from West Roxbury calls out Felger and Mazz for slamming everyone.
Rob "Hardy" Poole began Saturday's show talking about Rory McIlroy, and how it's not the worst thing in the world that he missed the cut at the Irish Open. Hardy also catches up with Mike Antolini, the championship director of the Deutsche Bank at TPC Boston.
In hour 2, the Patriots chatter picked up after Bill Belichick spoke at OTA’s. The Patriots still continue to keep their mouths closed when it comes to Tom Brady and Deflategate. There a way to support Tom Brady without bringing up the case, but they choose not to. The guys also discussed when they believe the Celtics will be legitimate contenders in the NBA.
Toucher & Rich talk to Albert Breer of the NFL Network about the Adrian Peterson situation in Minnesota. After that the guys played more audio from the Paul Finebaum show. Later in the hour the guys talked about the Patriots rookies and their first encounter with the media.
Toucher & Rich talked to Albert Breer on Friday morning, and the topics they covered were: Chip Kelly addressing a former player's comments, Patriots rookies petrified at OTAs, Adrian Peterson and more.
Are the Bruins Stuck with Claude Julien Next Season?
With San Jose hiring Pete DeBoer and Buffalo bringing in Dan Byslma, the list of reaming coaching candidates on the market are not looking good. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discuss whether the Bruins best option at this point is to give Claude Julien another shot.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the upcoming season of Hard Knocks which we now know will feature the Houston Texans. With all the Patriots connections on the team, including Bill O’Brien and Vince Wilfork, this could be the closest we ever get to a look at the Pats on Hard Knocks.
Sporting News NBA writer Sean Deveney called in to the Adam Jones Show to preview the NBA Finals. The guys discuss the matchups in the series, what it would take for the Cavs to pull off the upset, and Kevin Love’s future in Cleveland.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the Western Conference Finals, and whether the injuries to Steph Curry and Klay Thompson could have an impact on the NBA Finals. Does this give the Cavaliers a shot at the team that was the best in the NBA all season? Plus the guys question the NBA concussion protocol.
John Farrell announced on Thursday that David Ortiz will miss a few games to work on his swing, while Ortiz said he was out of the lineup because he has the flu. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the apparent disconnect within the Red Sox clubhouse, and whether Ortiz can return to form, or if this is the beginning of the end for him.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz continued to try to find ways to fix the Boston Red Sox. What happened to character and chemistry in the clubhouse? Finally, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys began to preview the NBA Finals matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Mike and Tony also continued to take calls on the struggling Red Sox and David Ortiz getting a couple days off to work on his swing.
Felger and Massarotti opened up the day discussing the Boston Red Sox. Could manager John Farrell’s contract extension prevent him from being fired this season? Mike and Tony also talked about tonight’s MLB debut of left-handed pitcher Eddie Rodriguez.
Toucher & Rich play some new audio from the Paul Finebaum show. A listener called in to describe his experience at the University of Alabama. FIFA is in hot water. Adolfo is going to the Entourage premiere in Boston tonight with Rodney from Survivor.
Somehow there's still snow piles in Boston. Toucher & Rich get you caught up on everything that happened last night, and Fred shares an article he read on Bleacher Report about the oral history of the 2003-04 Lakers.
Boston Herald Red Sox beat writer Jason Mastrodonato joined the Adam Jones show to discuss another rough week for the Red Sox, what changes could be coming for the team, and where the blame lies in their inconsistent season.
Adam Jones opened Wednesday’s show discussing the Red Sox latest struggles, and whether it’s time for the Sox to switch up more than just the lineup. Plus the guys discuss David Ortiz’s diminishing production at the plate.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporters talking about the struggling Boston Red Sox. Mazz discussed the Red Sox getting swept by the Minnesota Twins and the other issues with the team. Sean McAdam, of CSNNE.com, joined Tony to talk about the state of the Red Sox.