Jason Varitek

Jason Varitek. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Thankful Teammates ‘Sad To See’ Varitek Go

For the Boston Red Sox, it will be hard to say good-bye to Jason Varitek.


Jason Varitek (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Varitek To Retire On Thursday

It is the end of an era for the Boston Red Sox.


The helmet and catchers mitt of Jason Varitek #33 (not pictured) of the Boston Red Sox is shown in the dugout. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

The D.A. Show: Dan Shaughnessy Spring Training Update

Dan Shaughnessy of The Boston Globe checked in with Rich Keefe to break down all the stories of Red Sox spring training. The guys discussed everything from the scary news surrounding Bobby Jenks to the probable end to Jason Varitek’s career.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/23/2012

Jason Varitek (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Preparing For Life Without Varitek

For 15 years, Jason Varitek was the voice in the Boston pitching staff’s ear, and the target behind the plate, giving the Red Sox their hard-nosed, gritty identity that they used to win two World Series titles. Now, it appears that era has come to an end.


Dustin Pedroia and David Ortiz await their turn in the batting cage at Red Sox Spring Training in Florida. (WBZ-TV)

Valentine: ‘Don’t Think A Captain Is Necessary’

New Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine already has a team captain. And if he opts not to join the team, Valentine doesn’t see it necessary to name another.


General manager Brian Cashman of the New York Yankees speaks to the media after the game against the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed due to rain on July 8, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jon Heyman: Yankees Moves Don’t Put Them Ahead Of Sox

Jon Heyman joins Gresh & Zo and talk about moves around the MLB as well as Hall Of Fame voting.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/17/2012

Jason Varitek (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Give Varitek Spring Training Invite

The Boston Red Sox have invited Jason Varitek to spring training as a non-roster player, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman.


Matt Garza #17 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 27, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Heyman: Which Starters Could The Sox Be Looking At?

Jon Heman joined Gresh & Zo and talks Sox and the newly acquired Andrew Bailey as well as other hot topics around the MLB.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/03/2012

Jason Varitek (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Heyman: Red Sox Still Discussing Possible Jason Varitek Return

The Red Sox have internally discussed bringing Jason Varitek back to the team, according to CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman.


Denver Broncos Tim Tebow. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Dan Roche’s December Thoughts

Dan Roche covers all the bases, from Tim Tebow to Mark Melancon to the Celtics bench!