Co-host of afternoon drive from 2-6 p.m. on 98.5 The Sports Hub, Tony Massarotti is a lifelong Bostonian who has been covering sports in Boston for the last two decades.
Massarotti worked for the Boston Herald from 1989-2008 and has written for the Boston Globe and Boston.com.
Massarotti has been twice voted by his peers as the Massachusetts Sportswriter of the Year (2000, 2008) and has authored three books, including the New York Times best-selling memoirs of David Ortiz, entitled “Big Papi.”
A graduate of Waltham High School and Tufts University, he lives in the Boston area with his wife, Natalie, and their two sons.
So here you go, Celtics fans: your patience is now going to get tested.
So this is what it comes down to, after roughly 1,300 games this season and endless debate: LeBron vs. Steph.
Tony says there are five people worth watching this weekend.
In Major League Baseball, especially in the American League, the line of demarcation comes at five runs. If you score less than five, you usually lose. If you score five or more, you usually win. But the 2016 Boston Red sox are putting this to the test.
Tony Massarotti brings you 3 thoughts on Boston’s baseball team as they continue along a 100-win pace during this 2016 season that has become a Red Sox Renaissance.
Getting yourself out of last place is one thing. Getting yourself into the upper class requires something altogether different.
Jackie Bradley Jr. is on a massive tear, but can he – along with the rest of the Red Sox lineup – keep it up?
The Red Sox offense is off to a torrid start at Fenway Park, which has been a nightmare for opposing pitchers.
The Celtics improved in 2015-16, but still have a long way to go to being a championship team.
David Price is supposed to move the Red Sox forward. Instead, against the Rays, he knocked them back.