Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon

WEEI
August 27, 2018 - 3:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA, PA – August 27, 2018 – Entercom, the unrivaled leader in sports radio, announced the results of its Boston station’s annual “WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon.” This year’s event raised over $4.4 million for The Jimmy Fund, which brought the fundraising total to over $53 million...
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Alex Reimer
August 21, 2018 - 2:22 pm
This might be David Price’s best stretch since joining the Red Sox. Over his last six starts, the left-hander is 4-0 with a 1.80 ERA. Earlier this week, Price refused to expound about the adjustments he’s made, telling reporters to look into the matter themselves. But in an interview Tuesday with “...
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Marlin Welcome, 9, acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
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WEEI
August 21, 2018 - 1:46 pm
During Tuesday's Dale & Keefe broadcast, the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon passed a milestone: $50 million raised over the event's 17 years. The Radio-Telethon, which began in 2002, takes place for two days every August and raises money to help strike out cancer. For complete coverage of...
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Alex Reimer
August 21, 2018 - 10:12 am
Like most people, Tom Brady has been personally affected by the horrors of cancer. His mother, Galynn, battled breast cancer throughout the 2016 campaign, missing all of the Patriots’ regular season games for the first time ever. She was able to make it to the Super Bowl, where she witnessed her...
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Alex Reimer
August 21, 2018 - 9:51 am
Tom Brady looked great in his first game action of the summer, completing 19 of 26 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns in the Patriots’ win over the Eagles Thursday. But despite those numbers, Brady told “Kirk & Callahan” Tuesday he has lots of kinks to work out before the regular season...
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Sara Civian
August 20, 2018 - 11:35 am
“It was very bold, and it seemed almost impossible, and now it’s a regular thing.” That’s how Gerry Callahan recalls the formation of the Jimmy Fund spring training trip, inspired by Todd Schwartz. Schwartz passed away at 19 years old from a rare form of cancer, but not before he created a lasting...
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August 20, 2014 - 8:51 am
Three years ago, sitting in his hospital bed, Tyler Smith couldn't take any more. [caption id="attachment_34464" align="alignright" width="350"] Falmouth's Tyler Smith decided to skip the tears and focus on his fight against cancer. (Courtesy the Smith family)[/caption] The 10-year-old from...
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Curt Schilling is in remission from cancer and warning against the use of chewing tobacco. (WEEI.com)
August 20, 2014 - 4:52 am
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling , who is in remission after receiving treatment earlier this year for squamous cell carcinoma, joined the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon on Wednesday morning to tell his story publicly for the first time and warn against using chewing tobacco, which he...
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