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Comment on: Sports on TV, radio - Sports - Boston.com
Posted 12/13/2012 09:31:38 EST
Comment on: Red Sox may be dealing with Will Middlebrooks injury - Extra Bases - Red Sox blog
Posted 07/02/2012 09:34:48 EDT
Would like to see Ciriaco (.308/21SB) given a shot at short with Aviles sliding over to 3B. I like Punto where he is now. As for the 40 man roster, I'm sorry Nick, but you're being a little overly dra more »
Comment on: 'Felix Hernandez would be King in Boston'
Posted 06/30/2012 12:27:10 EDT
If nothing else it would make a very good, and logical, starting point for a very interesting conversation. more »
Comment on: 'Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett has something to prove'
Posted 04/07/2012 08:33:50 EDT
Those pitches were executed all right. Those baseballs suffered cruel and unusual punishment (even from a Texan)... more »
Comment on: 'Is it time for Red Sox to consider Jose Iglesias?'
Posted 02/19/2012 07:46:59 EST
"Astonished" that you can't fathom that your own BBWAA made a player who spat in an umpire's face wait 1 year to get into the HOF... more »
Comment on: 'Red Sox catcher Varitek was receptive to counseling'
Posted 04/26/2011 08:41:43 EDT
Thanks Pete. Wonderful piece. more »
Comment on: Orioles%20manager%20Showalter%20rips%20Epstein%20
Posted 03/23/2011 07:41:52 EDT
So, Buck was FOR high payrolls BEFORE he was AGAINST them. The Presidential exploratory committee should be announced any day now..... To be totally fair here, the Yankees payrolls were 8th, 9th, 3rd more »
Comment on: Picked%20up%20pieces%20from%20a%20wild%20game%20
Posted 07/23/2010 02:03:21 EDT
Wildsongs -- if Oki thought he was a free agent, he was very confused. His original contract was for 2 years('07 & ' 08)with an option year that was picked up(2009). 2010 is his 1st (of 3) arbitration more »
Comment on: Image%2C%20sometimes%2C%20is%20everything
Posted 07/01/2010 01:56:37 EDT
Nicely played Pete... more »
Comment on: 'Beckett not quite ready to return from DL'
Posted 05/30/2010 08:22:40 EDT
...was going to say --- Paps 163 is the MOST in club history by a wide margin. Bob Stanley is 2nd. Radatz 3rd. more »
Posted 05/30/2010 08:20:40 EDT
"With the save, Jonathan Papelbon, with 285, is just one shy of Dick Radatz for third in club history "...Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaat? You have to be kidding me.For the record, more »
Comment on: More%20random%20spring%20training%20thoughts
Posted 04/02/2010 11:38:21 EDT
Good piece Pete. Only surprise was that you were surprised by Francona and staff, but interesting to hear your observations.Now let's bring on the season... more »
Comment on: Ranking%20%26%2339%3Bem%20from%20top%20to%20bottom
Posted 03/24/2010 01:15:20 EDT
It was to be a 'Ron Washington' comment, but somebody beat me to the obvious: He's not the GM! His name is not on anybody's contract except his own. Is disparaging people to make a pitiful and feeble more »
Comment on: Vintage%20whine
Posted 03/12/2010 11:28:41 EST
Your whine gets older faster Wilbur? Maybe you should try and hook up with Mr. Ed again. more »
Comment on: One%20voter%26%2339%3Bs%20ballot
Posted 01/06/2010 03:23:59 EST
No argument here. 7/7...you batted 1.000. Unfortunately, BBWA only hit a measly .143 more »
Comment on: 'Bay’
Posted 12/24/2009 08:07:27 EST
to "thelongspring": just a reminder; Joe Urbon was Ellsbury's agent (he switched to Boras at the beginning of last year). As Peter Gammons 'Tweeted' today: "Jayson Bay is too good a player and person more »
Posted 12/24/2009 07:53:30 EST
Just speaking of Jason Bay at the moment; He should sign the best 1 year deal he can find and hit the market again next year with a new agent (Carl Crawford is the best OF on next years list). Remembe more »
Comment on: The%20Night%20Before%20Red%20Sox%20Christmas
Posted 12/24/2009 11:54:47 EST
Well done Pete! Thank you & Happy Holidays to you and yours. I'm looking forward to your jolly presence all season long. more »
Comment on: For%20Bay%2C%20it%20was%20a%20business%20decision%20
Posted 12/21/2009 03:03:52 EST
Not everyone owns a crystal ball, ya know folks?And there still is no known cure for "Jody Reed Disease"... more »
Comment on: 'Fade pattern from Moss'
Posted 12/14/2009 09:01:59 EST
I see all the Manny Ramirez defenders have moved on finally. They have found their next cause...bash anyone who speaks ill of Randy. more »
Comment on: 'Peter Gammons to leave ESPN for MLB Network'
Posted 12/08/2009 06:40:04 EST
So glad to hear Peter's going to MLB. That's where he belongs now. more »
Comment on: Red%20Sox%20Winter%20Meetings%20checklist%20
Posted 12/06/2009 10:16:36 EST
To the Lowell to 1B crowd...What are you trying to do, kill him? First Baseman are heavily involved in many more pitches, holding runners on, more (and more difficult) pivoting and making more difficu more »
Comment on: Report%3A%20Wagner%20signs%20with%20Braves
Posted 12/02/2009 08:19:06 EST
Kudos to Theo on this one. Remember, when Theo said the Sox would absolutely offer arbitration, Wagner wouldn't waive his no trade. Theo stuck to his guns. Wiser heads changed Wagner's mind. Today eve more »
Comment on: 'Huckabee had pardoned slaying suspect'
Posted 12/01/2009 12:45:15 EST
Hey bigguy45 --- I hate to sink your boat but Edward (J.) King was a Democrat who beat Dukakis in the primary, and then went on to become Governor. He didn't switch parties until after he was out of o more »
Comment on: 'Mass. ex-Gov. Dukakis backs Capuano for Senate'
Posted 11/28/2009 06:33:42 EST
Down with Brown! Sink the clown! more »
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