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Felger and Massarotti discussed the release of Major League Baseball’s 2013 National Hall of Fame ballot. This year’s ballot includes players such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa, and other players from baseball’s steroid era.
“John Lackey doesn’t need to be with the team,” Heyman said of Lackey, who hasn’t played this year due to Tommy John surgery. “And if he is with the team, he doesn’t need to be drinking beer.”
A documentary produced by Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine is causing a stir in baseball circles.
Gresh and Zo chatted with CBS Baseball Insider Jon Heyman about the Kevin Youkilis trade, other potential Red Sox deadline deals and how the new Wild Card format could affect moves made at the trade deadline.
Gresh & Zo lead things off talking about the acquittal of 7-time Cy Young award winner Roger Clemens. Although he was found not guilty of perjury, where does he stand in the eye of the public. Will he be a Hall of Famer when he’s up for balloting this year?
Bobby Valentine had some strange comments about Major League Baseball umpiring over the weekend.
Gresh and Zo were joined by former Major League pitcher Mitch Williams of the MLB Network to talk baseball. He shared his thoughts about the current state of the Red Sox and the comments last night from Daniel Bard about not wanting to be treated like a child.
Major League Baseball’s opening day is April 5th, but the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics opened the 2012 regular season in Tokyo this morning. Fred and Rich weren’t aware of this until they heard about it in one of Wallach’s headlines.
MLB Insider Jon Heyman joins Gresh, Zo & Shaughnessy to discuss the latest on the David Ortiz arbitration hearing, the Red Sox spending habits, and more..
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig isn’t going anywhere any time soon.