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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    Tom Werner (left) and John Henry
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    February 18, 2019 - 3:16 pm
    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- John Henry long ago declared that pitchers in their 30s represent bad investments, and the numbers largely support this hypothesis. But there are always exceptions, and Henry believes Jon Lester was one of them. In a discussion about the merits of signing ace Chris Sale to an...
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    USA Today Sports
    February 17, 2019 - 10:15 pm
    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- By the old-fashioned numbers, J.D. Martinez deserved legitimate consideration for the MVP award last year. But he knew two letters gave him no chance: D and H. Because he only played part-time in the outfield, Martinez didn't expect to receive serious consideration for the MVP,...
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    Jayson Tatum
    Jim Dedmon/USA Today Sports
    February 17, 2019 - 9:50 pm
    Jayson Tatum won the Skills Competition on Saturday night and then he made a bold prediction: the Celtics are going to win it all this year. Speaking to ESPN , Tatum did not mince words. "We're going to win the Finals this year," he said. "Feb. 16, Jayson Tatum said we're going to win the Finals...
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    USA Today Sports
    February 17, 2019 - 8:44 am
    Jayson Tatum knows the Anthony Davis rumors will feature his name, front and center, until the situation with the Pelicans big man is resolved. But he also knows this: there's nowhere he'd rather be than Boston. Speaking to Sage Steele of ESPN at the All-Star Game, Tatum made his feelings for...
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    Jayson Tatum
    Jim Dedmon/USA Today Sports
    February 17, 2019 - 8:34 am
    Leave it to Jayson Tatum to turn a contest that basically boiled down to who could dribble fastest between cones into high drama. The second-year Celtics forward won the NBA Skills Competition at All-Star weekend on Saturday night with a shot that needs to be seen to be believed. Needing to make a...
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    Darwinzon Hernandez
    Jonathan Dyer/USA Today Sports
    February 16, 2019 - 5:30 pm
    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- One by one, the most important arms on the Red Sox hit their spots on Saturday at JetBlue Park. Eduardo Rodriguez threw under the watchful eye of Pedro Martinez. Postseason hero Nathan Eovaldi exchanged fist bumps with pitching coach Dana LeVangie. Ace Chris Sale, World Series...
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