Dan Roche – Sports Blog

Clay Buchholz. (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Roche: Happy Opening Day Red Sox Fans!

The Boston Red Sox have set their 2015 Opening Day roster on and there are no real surprises as the Sox face the Phillies in Philadelphia at 3 p.m.

04/06/2015

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Roche: Time To Appreciate David Ortiz For Slugger He Is

Dan Roche says it’s time to leave David Ortiz alone and appreciate what he’s done.

03/27/2015

Shane Victorino (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Roche: Victorino’s Attitude A Promising Sign For 2015 Turnaround

I think most athletes perform their best when they have a chip on their shoulder and something to prove. It’s human nature.

03/26/2015

Jackie Bradley Jr., Ben Cherington, Northeastern basketball and Claude Julien. (Photos Credit: Getty Images)

Roche: Random Boston Sports Thoughts With March Madness In Full Swing

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche offers some thoughts on Boston sports with March Madness in full swing.

03/21/2015

WBZ-TV's Dan Roche interviews Red Sox manager John Farrell for Sports Final. (WBZ-TV)

John Farrell On Sports Final: No Concerns About Red Sox’ Lack Of Ace

Dan Roche went 1-on-1 with Red Sox manager John Farrell from Fort Myers, Florida for Sunday’s Sports Final on WBZ-TV.

02/23/2015

John Farrell, Pablo Sandoval and Dustin Pedroia. (Farrell/Pedroia photos by Getty Images | Sandoval photo from WBZ-TV)

Roche: 3 Highly Motivated Red Sox

Following a last place finish last season, the Boston Red Sox are a highly motivated bunch as spring training hits full swing down in Florida.

02/22/2015

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Red Sox Pitchers And Catchers Open Spring Training With First Official Workout

It’s still bitter cold in Boston, but spring is in the air down in Florida.

02/21/2015

Members of the Boston Red Sox run springs down in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo from WBZ-TV)

Roche: Spring In Full Swing For Red Sox

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche checks in with a few observations from Red Sox Spring Training!

02/20/2015

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is tackled by Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Roche: Hoping For An All-Time Great Super Bowl

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche passes along a few observations from Arizona.

01/28/2015

David Ortiz and Mookie Betts (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Roche: Patience Still A Part Of Red Sox Plan

Let’s take a look at where the Sox stand as the Winter Meetings end in San Diego, but with still work to be done.

12/11/2014