Dennis Eckersley

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Alex Reimer
August 13, 2019 - 10:40 am
Don Orsillo is having a better summer than the Red Sox. He is part of the best local baseball broadcast in the country, at least according to the readers of Awful Announcing . The sports media blog published its annual baseball announcer rankings this week, with the Padres’ trio for Fox Sports...
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Alex Reimer
July 22, 2019 - 9:30 am
David Price may be enshrined in Cooperstown one day. But this weekend, he was the subject of at least one Hall of Famer’s scorn. Boston Globe columnist –– and old-time baseball enthusiast –– Dan Shaughnessy filed his Price-Eckersley dispatch from central New York Saturday. The piece quotes Dennis...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2019 - 10:54 am
One of the characteristics that defines Dennis Eckersley throughout his extensive profile in Boston Globe Magazine is his humility. The man remains cordial with the ex-teammate who stole his wife, never mind Eck’s friendship with Kirk Gibson, who hit one of the most famous home runs in baseball...
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Ryan Hannable
July 17, 2019 - 3:49 pm
On Wednesday morning, David Price took to Twitter to react to Dennis Eckerley's comments on their 2017 incident in a recent Boston Globe feature . Later on at Fenway Park, he addressed them again with the assembled media, but this time in more pointed fashion calling it "trash." Price also noted...
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Ryan Hannable
July 17, 2019 - 3:15 pm
David Price's history with Dennis Eckerlsey is well-documented and it resurfaced on Wednesday. Price responded to a tweet that referenced Eckerley's comments on Price in a recent Boston Globe feature . “I didn’t know how to deal with that,” Eckersley said in the piece. “I don’t plan on saying a...
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Alex Reimer
July 17, 2019 - 11:48 am
David Price is still going at Dennis Eckersley. In a recent Boston Globe feature story , Eckersley commented on Price’s two-year-old airplane ambush, which happened after the Hall of Fame hurler had used the word “yuck” to describe one of Eduardo Rodriguez’s subpar minor league rehab starts. “I...
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Alex Reimer
July 16, 2019 - 12:22 pm
David Price’s airplane spat with Dennis Eckersley reads like ancient history. Since then, Price finally delivered in the postseason and led the Red Sox to their fourth World Series title of the century. Though Price’s enthusiasm about Boston still appears tepid –– he said in Spring Training he...
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Sam Cohn
July 10, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Dave O’Brien, Dennis Eckersley, and Jerry Remy are not the only three-man broadcast in Major League Baseball, but they are one of the best. WEEI Red Sox broadcaster Josh Lewin sat down with the NESN trio to talk about how they make the crowded booth work. “I was never a fan of a three-man booth,"...
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Dennis Eckersley
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Gabby Guerard
June 25, 2019 - 12:27 pm
After criticizing Toronto pitcher Marcus Stroman during the Blue Jays’ win over the Red Sox Sunday, NESN analyst Dennis Eckersley joined Will Flemming Monday during the WEEI Red Sox pregame show to discuss the backlash he received after the fact. Eckersley said that he was surprised at Stroman...
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Rob Bradford
June 24, 2019 - 3:21 pm
After the Blue Jays' win over the Red Sox Sunday, Toronto pitcher Marcus Stroman went on a Twitter offensive toward NESN analyst Dennis Eckersley regarding comments made about Stroman's animated demeanor on the mound. Monday Stroman highlighted those who pointed out Eckersley pitched in a similar...
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