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Gary Sheffield belongs in the Hall of Fame.
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John Tomase
December 01, 2017 - 12:24 pm
To understand how I approach my Hall of Fame ballot, let's journey back in time to a high school cafeteria on a fall Saturday morning, with a fistful of No. 2 pencils and your bleeping future at stake. Let us ponder the SATs. Great scores come in many forms, but they're not all created equal. If...
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Roger Clemens at Fenway Park in 2013.
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John Tomase
June 16, 2017 - 11:45 pm
Roger Clemens and Red Sox fans have shared every co-dependent emotion between adulation and betrayal. Now they're fully engaged in forgiveness. For fans of a certain age, The Rocket will always rank alongside Pedro Martinez as the best pitcher they've ever seen. Pedro's prime was better, but...
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Alex Reimer
June 16, 2017 - 6:03 pm
While Roger Clemens continues to see his Baseball Hall of Fame vote total rise, he's still a long ways from getting in. And at this stage in his life, it appears as if the 354-game winner is OK with that. In an interview on Dale & Holley with Rich Keefe, Clemens, who's calling Friday's Red Sox...
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Alex Reimer
June 16, 2017 - 2:13 pm
When I was growing up as a Red Sox fan in the early aughts, Roger Clemens was Public Enemy No. 1. He was loathed for jumping ship to the Yankees, forcing his way out of Toronto so he could hitch his wagon to the Evil Empire. Clemens returned to Fenway Park many times during that period, and was...
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January 08, 2016 - 3:04 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NHL : Bruins at Devils, 7 p.m. (NESN) College hockey: Western Michigan at Notre Dame , 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN) NBA: Cavaliers at...
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December 17, 2015 - 3:15 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NFL: Buccaneers at Rams, 8:25 p.m. (NFL Network; WEEI-FM) NBA: Thunder at Cavaliers , 8 p.m. (TNT) NBA: Rockets at...
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July 24, 2015 - 4:17 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Tigers at Red Sox , 7:10 p.m. (NESN; WEEI-FM) MLB: Nationals at Pirates, 7:05 p.m. (MLB Network) Cycling: Tour de...
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Roger Clemens, shown at Fenway in 2013, still feels strong ties to Boston. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
John Tomase
July 07, 2015 - 10:32 pm
A familiar face visited the WEEI broadcast booth on Tuesday night -- The Rocket. Roger Clemens was in town to throw batting practice as part of a Jimmy Fund event, and after broadcasting a couple of innings with Joe Castiglione and Dave O'Brien, and before heading out for dinner, he stopped to...
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Pedro Martinez is one of the leading candidates on the Hall of Fame ballot that was announced Monday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
November 24, 2014 - 7:36 am
The Hall of Fame ballot announced Monday includes a trio of standout pitchers, including Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez , who should take headlines back from the stars who were tainted by Major League Baseball 's steroid era. Joining Martinez as first-time candidates are five-time Cy Young Award...
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August 15, 2014 - 9:00 am
Former Red Sox first baseman Kevin Millar joined Middays with MFB to discuss Roger Clemens ' Hall of Fame candidacy and Rob Manfred  being elected commissioner. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page . The Red Sox inducted Clemens, Pedro Martinez , Nomar Garciaparra  andÂ...
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