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Alex Reimer
August 13, 2019 - 12:50 pm
NESN is bringing aboard its fourth different Bruins rinkside reporter in six years. The network announced Tuesday it has hired veteran broadcaster Sophia Jurksztowicz for the role. She replaces Alex Kraemer, who departed in June. Jurksztowicz has worked for a variety of Canadian broadcasters over...
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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 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm
NESN’s Kacie McDonnell is moving on. The anchor’s contract expires next month and she’s decided to explore new opportunities, she confirmed to WEEI.com in a brief phone call Tuesday. “I’m not sure what’s next for me,” she said. “I’m taking a breath.” McDonnell added she plans to spend time this...
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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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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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Alex Reimer
June 24, 2019 - 10:42 am
Dennis Eckersley is one of the few baseball analysts around who will actually dare to criticize players for poor performance or behavior, and he is applauded for his efforts. But that doesn’t mean everything he says is correct and must be supported. His grouchy quip about Marcus Stroman’s post-...
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Alex Reimer
June 19, 2019 - 12:27 pm
In the middle of the Red Sox game Tuesday, NESN anchor Kacie McDonnell issued a seemingly random apology for those who don't always watch the network closely. While narrating one of those silly viral video fan highlights the previous night –– some wacky guy at a minor league game was eating...
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Alex Reimer
May 30, 2019 - 1:42 pm
The blast from Dale Arnold rang like a slap shot off Zdeno Chara’s stick –– back when he could actually play. Last year, Dale tore into his WEEI colleagues on the “Zero Pucks Given” podcast, lambasting them for their blithe hockey ignorance. “Could sports talk show hosts give half a damn about the...
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WEEI
April 10, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Obviously, the ratings for the pregame ceremony celebrating the Red Sox World Series win on the Shaws/Star Market Red Sox Radio Network were off the charts. But as it turns out television didn't do so poorly, either. According to NESN, the broadcast televising the celebration at Fenway Park Tuesday...
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Alex Reimer
March 29, 2019 - 10:29 am
NESN personality Guerin Austin will stake out her familiar territory on the Red Sox sideline for their opening 11-game road trip. But it’s a mystery when viewers will see her next. Austin is not on the schedule for a “couple of months” following the season’s opening weeks, reports the Globe’s Chad...
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