David Ortiz, Red Sox Agree To ExtensionThe deal is worth $16 million and will keep the slugger in Boston through the end of the 2015 season. The extension also includes options for 2016 and 2017.
Volin: Wilfork Asking To Be Released Just 'Part Of The Negotiation'Ben Volin of the Boston Globe came on 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher & Rich show Tuesday morning to discuss the latest in the Patriots-Wilfork staring match.
Roche: Red Sox Lineup Has Potential To Be As Powerful As Last YearWBZ-TV's Dan Roche told Toucher and Rich he is confident in this 2014 Red Sox lineup despite all the youth, and Lester and the front office could find themselves in a lengthy contract negotiation.
Toucher & Rich: Would You Pay Jon Lester $25 Million Per Year?If $25 million average annual value is what it would take to sign Jon Lester to a long term deal, should the Red Sox extend themselves for that?
Gov. Patrick Signs Bill Extending Simulcasting At Mass. Racetracks Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill allowing the state's racetracks to continue simulcasting greyhound and horse races from other states for another six months.
Gov. Patrick Signs Bill To Help Unemployed Gov. Deval Patrick has signed legislation to ensure unemployed workers who exhaust their state benefits remain eligible for federally-funded benefit extensions.
Unemployment Cut OffAre the unemployed going to receive another extension or are they going to have to wait for Washington to stop bickering and playing politics again? - Ron, Leominster