Major League Baseball suspended Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster for five games on Tuesday for intentionally throwing at New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez over the weekend.
Gresh and Zolak with Dan Shaugnessy talking all things Red Sox including Jon Lester’s peaks and valleys, the Ryan Dempster-Alex Rodriguez incident and Xander Bogaerts.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Monday, August 19.
Alex Rodriguez responded to being hit by a pitch the best way he knows how – with a home run.
Alex Rodriguez got hit by a fastball from Boston starter Ryan Dempster in the second inning Sunday night, setting off an angry scene at Fenway Park and leading to the ejection of New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi.
Speaking before Friday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox, Rodriguez claimed the story had been reported four months ago and was not a surprise.
Mazz and Beetle were at our Ace Ticket Studios near Fenway Park for a “Felger-free, Agenda-free Friday”. They started the show talking about A-Rod and the on-going events surrounding the Biogenesis scandal
The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”
John Lackey is scheduled to pitch against the New York Yankees on Saturday, but the Red Sox starter doesn’t think he should have to face slugger Alex Rodriguez.
According to a report by CBS’ “60 Minutes,” members of Alex Rodriguez’s “inner circle” implicated teammate Francisco Cervelli and Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun to the recent Biogenesis scandal that rocked baseball.