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.
The starting rotation was supposed to be the Red Sox’ strength. Instead, it’s been a weakness.
Price can do what he wants, say what he wants or not say anything at all. But the pitching? Sorry, no compromises there.
It’s hard to figure out what Danny Ainge is thinking, but based on what happened at the trade deadline, it seems obvious the Celtics will pick Markelle Fultz with the first overall pick in the NBA Draft.
Are the Patriots loading up in 2017 to make sure Tom Brady goes out with a bang?
Tony Massarotti says you can’t help but wonder if Dave Dombrowski has backed himself into a corner.
With the series down to a best of three, what wins out? The Celtics and their better coaching and structure or the more talented and athletic Wizards?
Tony Mazz says Isaiah Thomas never really showed up for Game 3, which should not be taken as a criticism as much as a statement of fact.
The Red Sox offense misses David Ortiz, but they need everyone to step things up without him — especially shortstop Xander Bogaerts.
Tony Massarotti digs deeper and says maybe John Farrell was right for pulling Chris Sale when he did on Thursday.
The sample size is microscopic, but it looks like the Bruins have something special in defenseman Charlie McAvoy.