Buster Olney

October 16, 2013 - 9:45 am
ESPN's Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday to discuss the Red Sox '€™ win on Tuesday and the pitcher they'll face in Game 4 of the ALCS. The Red Sox face Doug Fister on Wednesday at Comerica Park , with a chance to take a commanding 3-1 series lead. Boston has struggled this series...
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October 09, 2013 - 8:49 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney appeared on Mut & Merloni on Wednesday to discuss the Red Sox '€™s ALDS win over the Rays, and Boston's opponent in the ALCS. The Sox beat the Rays, 3-1, in Game 4 at Tropicana on Tuesday night to clinch the series. The Red Sox now await the winner of Thursday's Game 5...
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October 02, 2013 - 9:33 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney appeared on Mut & Merloni on Wednesday and made his picks for the Manager of the Year award and the World Series winner. '€œI turned in my picks the other day, I'€™ve got John Farrell ,'€ said Olney. '€œI think we can'€™t have a conversation last year about...
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September 25, 2013 - 9:14 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday and attempted to clear up the murky MLB playoff picture. Olney started by discussing the Red Sox '€™ potential postseason opponents. If the Sox secure the No. 1 seed in the American League , they would host the winner of the one-game...
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August 21, 2013 - 10:06 am
ESPN baseball analyst Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday to talk about Ryan Dempster '€™s five-game suspension and the flaws with MLB'€™s upcoming implementation of instant replay. Olney said that he does not think that the five-game suspension issued to Dempster for...
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August 07, 2013 - 9:52 am
ESPN baseball reporter Buster Olney checked in with Mut & Merloni on Wednesday afternoon, and while acknowledging the Red Sox could use another piece or two '€” specifically a bat or a right-handed reliever '€” he said finding it at this time of year will be next to impossible. There is...
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July 31, 2013 - 8:40 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday to discuss the Red Sox ' acquisition of Jake Peavy and if there are any more moves coming for the Red Sox as the non-waiver trade deadline approaches. The Red Sox were involved in the biggest splash so far when they traded Jose Iglesias...
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July 30, 2013 - 9:07 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney  joined Mut & Merloni on Tuesday to discuss potential trade targets for the Red Sox with the non-waiver trade deadline Thursday. The Red Sox have been reported to be the most likely candidate to land Cliff Lee , but trading for Lee will take several top prospects,...
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July 24, 2013 - 9:13 am
ESPN's Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni, with Lou Merloni and guest host Alex Speier , on Wednesday to discuss the trade market with the deadline a week away. "It's a seller's market, no question about it," Olney said. "You're hearing that from teams because there's not a lot of players out...
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June 19, 2013 - 8:48 am
ESPN baseball columnist Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday, following the Red Sox ' doubleheader sweep of the Rays on Tuesday. In Game 2, closer Andrew Bailey surrendered the tying run in the ninth inning before Jonny Gomes hit a two-run walk-off home run. It was Bailey's third...
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