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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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WEEI
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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Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
March 28, 2019 - 1:40 pm
There is lots of rightful indignation directed towards Major League Baseball for its steadfast refusal to modernize the game and pick up the pace. The pitch clock, which commissioner Rob Manfred and Red Sox ownership have championed, won’t be implemented until at least 2022 –– when the CBA expires...
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Alex Reimer
March 21, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Stephen A. Smith is starting to implode before our very eyes. The bombastic, and dare I say borderline iconic, ESPN personality seems to be living in an alternate sports reality, where Hunter Henry played tight end for the Chargers last season and Dwayne Haskins is Michael Vick reincarnated. Nobody...
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Kyrie Irving
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Alex Reimer
March 08, 2019 - 11:40 am
Kyrie Irving’s one-sided war against the media continued this week with a hypocritical soliloquy on how he doesn’t play basketball for fame or fortune. "I didn’t really come into this game for there to be cameras in my face, be famous, be a celebrity, so it’s a little hard for me,” he told...
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Russell Lansford-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
February 21, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Baseball’s glacial free agent market serves as a perfect symbol for the biggest problem that ails America’s former pastime: nothing happens, and when something actually does happen, it takes forever. In a sport where the ball isn’t even put into play 31-percent of the time, roughly two dozen...
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Alex Reimer
February 20, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Get ready for more Dennis Eckersley in the NESN broadcast booth this Red Sox season. The animated analyst tweeted Wednesday he's signed a five-year extension with the regional sports network that will put him in the booth for 85 games. It's time to party. Earlier Wednesday, NESN announced its booth...
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