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MLB All Star Game

Red Sox starter Jon Lester. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lester ‘On Track’ But Sox Will Be Cautious

Jon Lester is “On Track” with his return from a back injury, but he and the Red Sox will be cautious with their focus more on September and October.


Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees hits a solo home run in the third inning for career hit 3000 while playing against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on July 9, 2011 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Two Yankees Top All-Star Break Headlines

As All-Star festivities continue in Arizona, Tony and Marc opened Tuesday’s show discussing last nights Home Run Derby, All-Star break trade rumors, and Derek Jeter’s absence from tonight’s All-Star game.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/12/2011

Arizona Diamondbacks grounds crew member Doug Pierski paints a logo for the MLB All-Star Game in Phoenix on Thursday, July 7, 2011. The MLB All-Star Game is on Tuesday, July 12. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Wallace)

Gresh & Roche: Are MLB All-Stars Captivating Anymore?

Gresh and Dan Roche discuss why people don’t enjoy things anymore, including the MLB All-Star Festivities and true superstars in the game of baseball.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/12/2011

Red Sox DH David Ortiz at the 2011 Home Run Derby. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

All-Star No Shows: Ortiz Says To Cut Jeter Some Slack

Much is being made of the big names absent from this year’s All-Star game, yet some who are hurt came anyway to show their support.


PHOENIX, AZ - JULY 11: American League All-Star Adrian Gonzalez #28 of the Boston Red Sox participates in the final round of the 2011 State Farm Home Run Derby at Chase Field on July 11, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Roche: Gonzalez Finishes 2nd In Entertaining Home Run Derby

One of the best parts of Monday night’s Home Run Derby was the slo-mo replay used by ESPN to show the swings of the participants.


Red Sox All-Stars David Ortiz and Adrian Gonzalez. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

All-Star Lineups: Gonzalez Batting Third, Ortiz Seventh

The MLB All-Star lineups are out, with Red Sox Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz finding their spots amongst the stars of the American League.


David Ortiz in the 2010 MLB Home Run Derby. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Big Papi Set To Lead AL Team In Home Run Derby

Red Sox DH David Ortiz is ready to defend his Home Run Derby crown in Arizona Monday night.


Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox watches his solo home run in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 6, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Hot Sox, Ellsbury Host Orioles Before All-Star Break

The Red Sox are riding a hot streak heading into the All-Star break, and can thank first-year All-Star Jacoby Ellsbury for getting the offense going.


David Ortiz won the Home Run Derby last season in Anaheim. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

David Ortiz, Prince Fielder To Captain Home Run Derby Teams

Prince Fielder and David Ortiz will get to pick their teammates for the All-Star Home Run Derby.


The MLB All-Star Game Was On?

Gresh & Zo talk about the MLB All-Star and why people don’t watch as much as they used to?  Is it the lack of true stars?  Is it the fact that every team gets on […]