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Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
May 15, 2018 - 2:53 pm
Red Sox analyst Jonny Gomes teaches viewers at home so much about baseball every time he steps behind the microphone. He explains complicated concepts like switch-hitters and five-tool players, never leaving even the most minute details in doubt. On Monday, Gomes took his insights to a new level...
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Alex Reimer
April 10, 2018 - 9:55 am
It’s a small sample size, but the Red Sox appear to be capturing people’s interest so far this season. The team’s ratings on NESN are up 40 percent through nine games compared to last year, per the Herald’s Jason Mastrodonato . The Red Sox are off to an incredible start, winning eight of their...
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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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Lucy Burdge
October 12, 2017 - 4:30 pm
NESN host Marc James has been suspended for one week after being accused by an aspiring actress of sending her harassing text messages. The network announced the suspension on Thursday afternoon in a statement sent by spokesman Gary Roy. “Earlier this week Marc James was suspended for a week as a...
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Alex Reimer
October 10, 2017 - 6:05 pm
A young female actress says a NESN host harassed her with repeated text messages for nearly two months after she declined his invitations to meet up for drinks and socialize. Alyssa Labrie, 22, says she met “NESN Today” anchor Marc James while doing a photoshoot in Northampton over the summer. In a...
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Alex Reimer
October 10, 2017 - 10:49 am
One of the prevailing storylines surrounding the Red Sox this season was the apparent lack of interest in the team. Television ratings on NESN were down 20 percent through the first half and the club didn’t seem to endear itself with the fan base. Tickets for Games 3 and 4 of the ALDS, for example...
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H.Darr Beiser-USA Today
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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Gregory J. Fisher-USA TODAY Sports
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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Winslow Townson-USA Today
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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Lucy Burdge
September 07, 2017 - 10:57 am
Gary Striewski, former NESN sideline reporter on Red Sox broadcasts, has a new job in television. Striewski will be co-hosting Morning Dose, a morning show broadcast on the CW, along with Laila Muhammad and Melissa Rycroft. Hey look. It's our faces on a giant billboard. pic.twitter.com/USsRIpSKAv...
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