The Mashup

Chris Price
February 13, 2009 - 5:24 am
It's NBA All-Star Weekend, which used to bring one of the most anticipated sporting events of the year '€” the slam dunk contest . Back in the day, it was a battle. Dwight Howard brought back some of the old-school flavor and drama last year, but on the whole, it's degenerated into a forgettable...
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February 12, 2009 - 1:57 pm
Paul Byrd's stint in Boston was quite brief, but memorable. After the Red Sox acquired him from the Indians in mid-August, he went 4-2 with a 4.78 ERA, helping to stabilize a final rotation spot that had been leaking wins amidst Clay Buchholz ' struggles. He also took the prize as the best guest of...
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Chris Price
February 12, 2009 - 12:47 pm
Transcribed by Drew Scott The following is a portion of an interview that took place between Terry Francona and Dale & Holley this afternoon on Sportsradio 850 WEEI. (To hear the full interview, click here .) D&H: Technically, this is the first day of spring, this is the beginning of Spring...
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WEEI
Chris Price
February 12, 2009 - 9:28 am
WE'VE SLASHED OUR PRICES TO THE BONE! EVERYTHING MUST GO! I love the Chad Pennington jersey for $9.99. Jose Offerman is being sued for his 2007 bat attack. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese with a Taiwanese dialect? Love baseball? Willing to move to Houston? Have I got a job for you! Nothing says...
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WEEI
Chris Price
February 12, 2009 - 5:51 am
A-Rod, just days before his steroid admission. Who has the best Jewish linebackers in the NFL? New England! For those of you still doubting that Favre's retirement is for real this time, check out this story. That would appear to clinch it '€” our long national nightmare has come to an end. Not...
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February 12, 2009 - 4:38 am
Let's be honest, the delivery of the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition was always a circled day on the calendar for many adolescence - mainly for the fact that you wanted to grab it out of the mailbox before your parents knew it was even there. The annual edition has come along way since...
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Kirk Minihane
February 11, 2009 - 7:16 pm
Elgin Baylor sued the Clippers and the NBA Wednesday, charging racial and age discrimination. I'm sure that he could be right and this suit could be loaded with merit, but I think the defense could just pull up this page and call it a day.
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Chris Price
February 11, 2009 - 6:46 am
I have a confession to make '€” I'm a huge fan of Ichiro. The way he plays the game, his aggressive style at the plate, the way he puts opposing teams on their heels. Love everything about his game. I also love his approach with the media. The best of his quotes can be found here . (In the wake...
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Chris Price
February 11, 2009 - 5:22 am
Call it the Curse of Guitar Hero. The first, third and fourth guys to slide into the frame have now all been busted in some form or fashion. (Stay clean, Tony Hawk! Stay clean! ) via The Insider Since we have this , I don't see any need to proceed with the season. Playoff tickets will go on sale...
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February 10, 2009 - 11:35 am
According to a WIS News 10 report out of South Carolina, eight arrests have been made stemming from the photo of Michael Phelps smoking marijuana from a water pipe. The Richland County Sheriff's Department, Sheriff Leon Lott in particular, has been under fire from fans of Phelps all over the world...
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