We check in with Alex on the eve of the trade deadline.

[0:03:49] ... ultimately. Any team -- a contender I can understand I'm looking at Jon Lester in saying that guys difference maker any of the teams in the NL central another the cardinals already made their move. They ...
[0:05:42] ... has about who he is a road a lot about this today. Jon Lester is in the best state of mind of his life. And certainly has based bunker but I think maybe even as light. ...
[0:06:52] ... A massive part in his departure. If as we all believe that Jon Lester has gone in the Red Sox are actively seeking something form does it make sense then as well to deal John Lackey and not do. You know sign an extension for next year and forget about that 500000 yeah I had a really hard ...
[0:07:36] ... do that after 2004 when they let. When they let Pedro in Derek Lowe walk for instance. Let this be a little bit more dramatic with so much unsettled about the future. State and he does ...






We respond and react to the news that Jon Lester may no longer be a member of the Boston Red Sox once the trade deadline passes.
We tackle four topics, all centered around the Sox best moves ever at the trade deadline.
The tweet is a little ominous sounding. Dale, Buck and Greg Dickerson discuss what very well could be the end of the Jon Lester era with the Boston Red Sox.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the Red Sox worst to first to worst run in 2012-2014.
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?

[0:01:38] ... out Daniel not a year ago and kissed his biceps. And as David Ortiz points out has about two days in the big leagues and he's gonna tell big poppy. -- shoot like that that way ...
[0:02:08] ... what your great idea. -- flipped over on -- back. Group wonder David Ortiz and let -- launch a moon shot don't give up a home run. And I don't care really about his service time ...
[0:03:43] ... but it's also funny that the guy who's a sensitive as anyone David Ortiz. Is always in these these little disputes because you know things in the game bother him. And he's supposed to do his ...
[0:07:15] ... and it. Look I am I not only do I think what David Ortiz was okay. I would have had a problem if Chris archer had a next time he faced them. Here's the deal. If you have unwritten rules not rules. Okay. It's a little news flash for Chris archer if it's unwritten if there's an unwritten rule it's not a rule. Rules are written down everybody knows what they are here they are here the rules you can do this you can do this year and you can't do that. There's nothing that says David Ortiz can't let the baton showboat F three hits a home run. So what's -- unwritten rule and is there any sport that's ...






We talk about four of the biggest mistakes the Red Sox have made over the past 30+ years.

[0:00:37] ... found. Oh mistakes there have been a plenty and we'll start with Carl Crawford seven years a 142. Million. The Contra was so bad. That it prevented them from ending up getting Jacoby Ellsbury on top ...
[0:01:37] ... that press conference footage. -- tiger about the dynamic player and even Carl Crawford now says signing it was a mistake -- but to be fair a lot of people said it was a mistake at ...
[0:02:10] ... a -- contracts aren't like at the time the fact that the Red Sox. Overpaid for somebody like -- call Crawford got a name here brought an Adrian Gonzales is just about the same time. It ...
[0:03:03] ... we was treated. Yes we are the summer of 1990s. On the Red Sox make a big deal for their pennant push. They traded prospects Jeff Bagwell for Larry Anderson Larry Andersen made fifteen relief appearances ...






We discuss the return of Rob Gronkowski, his comments to the media today, and what a healthy (or unhealthy) Gronk will mean for the 2014 Patriots.

[0:04:42] ... For a -- Torre felt weird on it and then he had Bernard Pollard the typhoid Mary of patriots lower leg injuries. -- to the ground in and rip that that's a that's a damn -- ...
[0:05:31] ... of it was he ready was he not ready we need doctor James Sanders to now consult on this and will be his decision. But the patriots decision patriots have cleared him and you hear rumblings ...
[0:07:34] ... gonna go with a big -- I will say this and and Matt Chatham our colleague here tweeted about this. About him wearing the big arm brace and he said many times when guys. Have to ...
[0:17:52] ... I've I've been watching sports -- -- down to let up. Both Tedy Bruschi and -- the warmer down there I saw Robert Kraft was on Bill Belichick was on Tom Brady was on. And they ...






We discuss the suspension of Ray Rice, and how the act he committed certainly seemed like it warranted a harsher penalty from the strict front office of Roger Goodell.
We tackle four topics, all sparked by our interest in the story about the Browns fan peeing on Art Modell's grave this past week.