John Tomase

John Tomase joins WEEI.com after nine years at the Boston Herald, including five as Red Sox columnist. A Mansfield native and Tufts grad, he has also written for the Sporting News, Baseball America, Pro Football Weekly, and Men's Fitness. He grew up on Steve Grogan, Ray Bourque, and Larry Bird, and will always believe Hagler beat Sugar Ray.

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    USA Today Sports
    September 19, 2018 - 4:51 pm
    Making his weekly appearance on OMF on Wednesday, Red Sox manager Alex Cora said he'll likely carry three catchers in the postseason. In Sandy Leon, Christian Vazquez, and Blake Swihart, the Red Sox lack a clear full-time catcher, which could necessitate mixing and matching all three. Leon is an...
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    Tom Brady sacked
    Reinhold Matay/USA Today Sports
    September 19, 2018 - 4:18 pm
    By Tim Tully Week 2 represented a weird NFL slate: We saw another tie, the top team fell in our Power Matchup of the week, and an upset that featured No. 29 (Buccaneers) beating No. 2 (Eagles). The Bengals jumped 11 places, while the Redskins dropped eight. Here's where we stand entering Week 3,...
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    David Price
    Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
    September 19, 2018 - 12:11 pm
    The Red Sox usually make a big show of unfurling banners. The first look anyone got at flag commemorating their soon-to-be 2018 AL East championship, however, was on the side of the McGrath O'Brien Highway. According to Fox25, three friends from Malden were driving on Rt. 28 in Somerville when they...
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    Terry Rozier
    Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
    September 19, 2018 - 11:52 am
    Every athlete has that moment when they know they've made the big time. For Terry Rozier it was being recognized by Steve Urkel of Family Matters fame. Speaking to GQ for a lengthy profile that also explained the birth of the Scary Terry meme, Rozier relayed the celebrity encounter that told him...
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    Tom Brady sacked
    Reinhold Matay/USA Today Sports
    September 19, 2018 - 11:19 am
    The Patriots are no longer Super Bowl favorites after suffering a 31-20 loss to the Jaguars that probably wasn't that close on Sunday. According to the Westgate Super Book, the Pats now trail not their vanquishers on Sunday, but the L.A. Rams, who are off to a flying start in the NFC West. The Rams...
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    Jaylen Brown
    Jeff Hanisch/USA Today Sports
    September 18, 2018 - 3:42 pm
    Jaylen Brown came closer to beating A.J. Bouye than the Patriots did. The Celtics forward, considered one of the NBA's rising stars, raced his cousin, the Jaguars Pro Bowl cornerback, in a video posted to Twitter on Monday. Though it's unclear when the video was filmed -- presumably during the...
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    Antonio Brown
    Scott R. Galvin/USA Today Sports
    September 18, 2018 - 1:40 pm
    The Steelers are a mess, and to their troubles -- which include a tie against the Browns, a loss to the Chiefs, and a holdout by All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell -- they can now add wide receiver Antonio Brown. The player widely considered the best receiver in football did not show up to the team'...
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    Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
    September 18, 2018 - 10:20 am
    Because we get worked up about such things for whatever reason, Sports Illustrated's list of the top 100 NBA players touched a nerve with Celtics fans by naming Al Horford the best player on the team. ESPN disagrees . Though it has only revealed players Nos. 31-100 as it releases its list in stages...
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    Ken Blaze/USA Today Sports
    September 17, 2018 - 3:25 pm
    Count former Patriots linebacker Rob Ninkovich among those who want no part of Josh Gordon. Appearing in studio with Dale & Keefe on Monday following Sunday's 31-20 loss to the Jaguars, Ninkovich sparred with co-host Rich Keefe over whether the Patriots should make a bid for the mercurial...
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