Dennis Eckersley

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John Tomase
March 06, 2018 - 12:05 pm
Dennis Eckersley isn't the only broadcaster to hear it from a Red Sox player on a team flight. NESN's Jerry Remy once had a run-in with a left-handed pitcher, too. Appearing on the Bradfo Sho podcast this week, Remy detailed a contentious moment of his own in the skies -- this one with former Red...
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David Price
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John Tomase
February 13, 2018 - 12:15 pm
David Price doesn't like us. And truth be told, we didn't much care for him last year, either. Not with Price dressing down reporters, glowering around his locker like the hardest inmate in Oz, and doing as much as any player since Nomar's red line to create an atmosphere of Us vs. Them hostility...
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Alex Reimer
October 09, 2017 - 10:19 am
Red Sox analyst Dennis Eckersley apparently knows how to make an entrance. The Hall of Fame hurler is on the call for Dodgers-Diamondbacks, which is being broadcast on TBS. The first two games of the series were played in Dodger Stadium, where Eckersley has some unfortunate history. It’s where he...
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Alex Reimer
September 21, 2017 - 2:31 pm
Red Sox chairman Tom Werner isn’t sympathetic to players who complain about critical analysts or commentators. In an interview Thursday with OMF, the longtime television executive said he thinks players should focus on tuning the criticism out. “Boston is a tough place to play,” he explained. “Some...
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John Tomase
September 12, 2017 - 10:16 pm
Over 24 Hall of Fame seasons, Dennis Eckersley took the bad with the good. He closed out a World Series. He surrendered one of the most famous home runs in the history of the Fall Classic. He won a Cy Young Award. He led the league in home runs allowed. He partied at Studio 54. He battled...
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Alex Reimer
September 11, 2017 - 10:46 am
It’s been a rough summer in the NESN broadcast booth without Jerry Remy. The network has been forced to rely on television novices such as Jarred Saltalamacchia and Lenny DiNardo, who primarily speak in banalities. Jonny Gomes has been standout star of the motley crew, albeit for comedic reasons...
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Ty Anderson
August 03, 2017 - 7:41 pm
Back in the broadcast booth for the start of a four-game set with the visiting White Sox, NESN broadcaster Dennis Eckersley jumped right into the saga that has become his plane spat with Red Sox pitcher David Price and how the parties will move forward. With a laugh and the confirmation that he’s...
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Ty Anderson
August 03, 2017 - 2:51 pm
The tale of what happened between Red Sox pitcher David Price and NESN commentator Dennis Eckersley on a team charter plane last month, and everything that has happened since, has undoubtedly taken on a dramatic life of its own. Almost everybody involved -- and even those uninvolved, or perhaps...
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Nick Neville
August 02, 2017 - 4:46 pm
Indians manager Terry Francona joined good friend John Farrell on his weekly Dale & Holley with Keefe appearance Wednesday and he reflected on his time managing the Red Sox. For the full audio, go to the Dale & Holley audio on demand page . When asked what it was like to manage in Boston,...
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Alex Reimer
August 02, 2017 - 4:07 pm
The Red Sox’ wild win over the Indians Tuesday was their most dramatic victory of the season, and it isn’t only because they stormed back from five- and two-run deficits before Christian Vazquez launched his walk-off blast. Some of the palace intrigue involved a beloved Hall of Fame hurler who was...
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