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David Ortiz (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Why Give Ortiz Two Years Now?

The Boston Red Sox announced on Monday that they and David Ortiz have agreed to a two-year, $26 million extension through 2014. Last year the Sox were not willing to give Ortiz a two-year deal, why now?


Toronto Blue Jays manager John Farrell. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: What Do You Want To Hear From Farrell?

This weekend it was announced that Toronto Blue Jays manager and former Red Sox pitching coach John Farrell would be the new Sox manager. Will this new manager be able to fix what is wrong with this team?

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/23/2012

Bobby Valentine on October 2, 2012 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: It’s A Matter Of Time Before Bobby Valentine Is Gone

Sean McAdam joined Gresh and Zo in studio and the guys started the show off talking about the Red Sox and how much of a mess this team is. Who is to blame for the poor performance of the team this year?

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/04/2012

Former Boston Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek has been hired by the Sox as a special assistant to the general manager. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Jason Varitek Takes Job With Red Sox As Special Assistant To GM

Retired Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek has taken a job with the team.


John Henry (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: John Henry Wants A Bigger Role For Bill James

Gresh went off on John Henry’s comments about Senior Advisor on Baseball Operations Bill James playing a bigger role on what players the team needs to acquire.

98.5 The Sports Hub–09/04/2012

Larry Lucchino (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gresh: Lucchino, Red Sox Prove Their Ignorance By Blaming The Media

Andy Gresh opened Gresh & Zo with a passionate rant about the Red Sox. It is transcribed here.


Adrian Gonzalez (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Sox’ Soap Opera Deserves To Win An Emmy

The drama from the Red Sox clubhouse has continued and this time names have been named. Jeff Passan, of Yahoo! Sports, broke a story of a mutiny by the players over Bobby Valentine.

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/15/2012

Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington and President Larry Lucchino. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo Not Expecting Anything From Red Sox On Deadline Day

With the trade deadline looming at 4:00pm today, Gresh and Zo open the show by talking about the swirling rumors with the Boston Red Sox.


Bobby Valentine #25 of the Boston Red Sox prior to the start of the game against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on July 23, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Shaughnessy On Gresh & Zo: Is It Time To Focus On Next Year?

The Red Sox dropped their first game in Texas, which made it four losses in a row, and once again fell below .500. What happens if the Sox drop the series to the Yankees and should they just start to focus on next season if the struggles continue?

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/24/2012

Andrew Bailey #40 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after defeating the New York Yankees on July 23, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Peter Abraham On Bailey, Options In Right Field

Peter Abraham joined D.A. today on the Gresh and Zo show and talked about new Red Sox closer Andrew Bailey. They also discussed who will be out in right field on a regular basis.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/29/2011