Bill Koch of the Providence Journal joined us live from the Nation’s Capital ahead of the 2018 MLB All Star Game to discuss the potential of a new contract for J.D. Martinez and what moves the Sox may make before the July 31st deadline.
Be honest, did you know Jerry Remy made an All-Star team? What if I told you that in 1978, Remy hit TWO home runs and batted .278? Struck out 55 times? Walked 40? The best stat from Remy’s ’78 season? 30 stolen bases, only got caught 13 times. My god baseball was weird in the 70’s.
A day after his article on Major League Baseball’s mounting issues swept across the sports media platform, Dan Shaughnessy joined the show to talk about his motives behind writing the piece.
Uncle Drew feels like it was made for people who had a subscription to Sports Illustrated for Kids in 1996.
On paper choosing the Clippers over the Lakers isn’t the most glamorous proposition but think about it this way.
This is what I imagine the Bruins pitch to the All-Star was:
There’s nearly a 99% chance that Julian Edelman will lose his appeal. Then again, the Patriots are no strangers to overcoming 99-to-1 odds.
Boston traded Fab Melo to Memphis after the season for Donte Green, because anytime you can get a player the caliber of Donte Green, you have to do it.
Let’s take a look at my expected top-5 ahead of next Thursday’s big day.
The irony is that I find the metric system more exciting than I do soccer.