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Jacoby Ellsbury and Robinson Cano (Photos: Al Messerschmidt/Scott Halleran of Getty Images)

Mazz: ‘I’d Be Pissed If I Were A Yankees Fan’

Mazz doesn’t see how Jacoby Ellsbury is a better option than Cano, so he took a New York Yankees fan perspective and explains why the team messed this whole thing up.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/06/2013

Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after hitting a double on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bertrand Says Ellsbury Deal Good For Yanks, Mazz Thinks S-T-O-O-P-I-D

Tony Massarotti and Marc Bertrand had differing opinions on the Yankees signing Jacoby Ellsbury, and it made for interesting debate on the Felger and Mazz program.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/04/2013

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Red Sox Management Deserves Round Of Applause

By not signing Ellsbury and letting catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia walk in free agency, it shows that the Red Sox have learned from the mistakes of their past. And for that they deserve kudos.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/04/2013

Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after he knocked in the winning run. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Heyman: Jacoby Ellsbury’s Free Agent Destinations Down To Four

MLB insider Jon Heyman of CBS Sports was a brief guest on Tuesday’s Gresh & Zolak show, but plenty of Red Sox hot stove talk was covered in a short amount of time.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/03/2013

Catcher A. J. Pierynski #12 of the Texas Rangers looks to the dugout during play on September 16, 2013. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Gresh Worried About Pierzynski’s Personality

Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe said on Toucher & Rich this morning that Pierzynski’s rep has largely been overblown, but Gresh is legitimately worried about the veteran catcher’s prickly personality.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/03/2013

A.J. Pierzynski of the Texas Rangers looks on in the fifth inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 30, 2013. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Abraham: Pierzynski Signing Allows Bridge To Prospect Christian Vasquez

Toucher and Rich spoke with Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe on Tuesday morning after word came out that the Red Sox agreed to a 1-year deal with catcher A.J. Pierzynski.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/03/2013

Stephen Drew (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: Drew Not Returning To Red Sox

It appears the Drew era in Boston is coming to an end.

11/14/2013

Catcher Brian McCann #16 of the Atlanta Braves (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) and Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images).

Abraham: McCann Could Fetch Over $100 Million, Beltran Makes No Sense For Sox

Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe spoke with Toucher & Rich Tuesday morning about the Red Sox offseason, including trade rumors and other possible moves.

98.5 The Sports Hub–11/12/2013

Free agent pitcher Anibal Sanchez. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Report: Anibal Sanchez Gets 5-Years, $80 Million From Tigers

The two-year, $26.5 million deal the Red Sox gave to Ryan Dempster on Thursday doesn’t look so bad when compared to what Anibal Sanchez got on Friday.

12/14/2012

Lance Berkman (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Report: Red Sox Have ‘Kicked Tires’ On Lance Berkman

The Red Sox have “kicked the tires” on Lance Berkman, according to the free-agent first baseman.

11/20/2012

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