The Mashup

WEEI
December 14, 2008 - 5:25 am
The New York Yankees have already committed $243.5 million to C.C. Sabathia and A.J. Burnett this offseason. That is roughly the gross domestic product ( the market value of all final goods and services from a nation in a given year) of Tonga , a small nation in the South Pacific. This raises a...
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December 13, 2008 - 4:05 pm
I would of called it The Dice-K Effect if Bradford hadn't ranted on and on about how despises the nickname, but that's neither here nor there. Let's get to the point. Cameron Martin over at Comcast Sportsnet New England has a post up today examining what Daisuke Matsuzaka has done for the Red Sox...
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December 13, 2008 - 10:06 am
Perception and reality of Red Sox CEO and President Larry Lucchino often seem divorced. He is viewed as a powerful voice who is difficult to work with, a notion that swelled when Sox GM Theo Epstein briefly left the job in 2005. Yet Epstein has now been on the job for six years, just as Kevin...
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WEEI
December 12, 2008 - 7:00 am
The new Red Sox uniforms are being called "retro roadies" by the folks over on Yawkey Way. Does that not sound like a fantastic cover band or what? Or perhaps a wedding band? Regardless, the uniforms are causing quite a stir among hardcore members of Red Sox Nation. Here are some of the early...
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Mike Petraglia
December 12, 2008 - 5:33 am
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk has an interesting tidbit about a special guest at this Sunday's tilt between the Patriots and Raiders in Oakland . Florio and company are calling for a huge game from Randy Moss as he returns to Oakland for the first time since the spring 2007 trade that sent him...
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Mike Petraglia
December 12, 2008 - 4:59 am
He was on one of the most talented hoops teams to ever come out of the Ocean State. Cuttino Mobley teammed with Tyson Wheeler to form one of the most deadly backcourts at the University of Rhode Island. Now, a heart condition has forced Mobley to call it a career . The 11-year veteran, currently...
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Mike Petraglia
December 11, 2008 - 3:59 pm
Our friend Albert Breer of The Sporting News warned us of what to expect from these underachieving Dallas Cowboys and now, whaddya know... ESPN's Ed Werder reported Thursday night that the Cowboys are now in conflict. Shockah! Following their Thanksgiving Day win over the Seattle Seahawks , the 8-5...
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December 10, 2008 - 10:22 am
ESPN took the math out of it for the rest of us. Head over their site right now and check out one of their new features, Salary Crunch . You can also compare your earnings to A-Rod , K-Rod, Dustin Pedroia and others. I won't mention how much I make, but let's just CC could start the 2009 season...
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December 10, 2008 - 8:43 am
Darren Rovell over at CNBC was recently able to get Billy Ripken to expound upon the circumstances surrounding his infamous "F**k Face" bat and the 1989 Fleer baseball card it spawned. If you're not familar with the card at all then we probably shouldn't be friends. Do me a favor and check out...
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December 08, 2008 - 10:08 am
Glen "Big Baby" Davis apparently shedding a tear or two after KG had some words for him. Take a look for yourself:
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