Tim Wakefield

Former Boston Red Sox players Jason Varitek and Tim Wakefield throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the home opener between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays on April 13, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Wakefield, Varitek Return To Throw Out First Pitch

After Tim Wakefield and Jason Varitek announced their retirements during spring training, it was only fitting to have the two throw out the first pitch for the Red Sox’ 2012 Home Opener.


(Photo Credit: Justin Bieber on Facebook)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 2/17

Whitney Houston remembered at the Grammys. Young cancer patient gets to meet her love, Justin Bieber.


Tim Wakefield pitched 17 seasons for the Red Sox. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Writing’s Been On The Wall For Wakefield’s Retirement

Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the retirement of Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield.


Tim Wakefield (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Wakefield To Announce Retirement Friday Night

Tim Wakefield’s 19-year MLB career is officially over.


Tim Wakefield #49 of the Boston Red Sox reacts with teammate Jason Varitek #33 of the Boston Red Sox after earning his 200th win after a game with the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park on September 13, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Wakefield, Varitek Done With Red Sox?

Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said he has spoken to both Tim Wakefield and Jason Varitek about 2012, but it does not sound like either are in Boston’s future plans.


Papi was scorching in August, leading the Sox with a .411 average and eight homers in only 20 games. He drove in 20 runs while striking out just 14 times.

Red Sox Offer Arbitration To Ortiz, Wheeler

Jason Varitek, JD Drew, Eric Bedard and Tim Wakefield were not offered arbitration.


Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz follows through on a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

8 Red Sox Become Free Agents

Eight Boston Red Sox officially became free agents on Sunday.


Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Cherington On Sox Free Agency History: ‘Not Good Enough’

Ben Cherington said free agency is one of the areas the Red Sox front office will have to improve on.


Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia reacts in the dugout in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 4-3, and Boston was eliminated from the playoffs after the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees in extra innings minutes after Boston's loss. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Who Is The Biggest A-Hole Of The Red Sox Collapse?

Toucher & Rich want to know who you think was the biggest A-Hole of the Red Sox collapse. Take a look at the bracket, leave your comments and listen to Toucher & Rich the rest of the week for the results.

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/18/2011

EPTEMBER 28: Carl Crawford #13 of the Boston Red Sox walks in the dugout with first base coach Ron Johnson #50 after a 4-3 loss against the Baltimore Orioles that ended their 2011 season. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Was There Too Much Sentiment Surrounding Sox?

Felger & Massarotti continued the day picking through the Red Sox. Is soccer this ownerships top priority? What has Varitek provided in the last few years?

98.5 The Sports Hub–10/13/2011