Damon admits that he STILL wants to play although he's quite busy with his 6 kids. He likes Jackie Bradley Jr's speed but admits that he needs to hit at least .270 to play CF for Boston.
Tim Wakefield had a few things to say about the state of the Red Sox including his disappointment in the Lester trade. He also pointed out that Clay Buchholz is veteran now and needs to step up as a leader with the losses of Lester and John Lackey. Wake also thinks Lester deserves to get the money he wants.

[0:00:53] ... and it quite cruelty Johnny -- -- -- -- got it yet. Johnny Damon flew it I don't think he might have landed but he's sleeping right after -- here three -- eight hours. But but ...
[0:04:14] ... forward to -- The first Red Sox foundation tournament here hosted by Tim Wakefield is the chairman at the Belmont country club that's where we are broadcasting it's at 2 o'clock sits on the encouraged him ...
[0:04:57] ... he's got to sleep -- -- that it off. -- -- even David Ross says he's got the best stuff I don't watch at least notify pitched -- in detail many ways when there were executing ...
[0:09:53] ... this -- this this particular case. On these be looked at deeper. Tim Wakefield is the chairman for the first annual Red Sox foundation golf tournament here at Oakmont country club that's where we are and the Red Sox foundation benefiting. Red -- scholars RBI youth baseball and softball programs and Franciscan hospital. As well Tim thanks much for -- -- and obviously there. Our guys hop on that is Tim Wakefield former Boston Red Sox pitcher and now with the Red Sox foundation of course analyst on -- ...






Pedro joined the show to talk about the departure of the "irreplaceable" Jon Lester. He said the young arms coming up from the minors would have greatly benefited from his presence. Pedro also talked about the struggles of Clay Buchholz and said that when he was coming up, it took him about 4 years to really figure it all out.

[0:00:00] ... to be joined right now by former Red Sox ace and legend Pedro Martinez in 937 WEEI. Page thanks so much for suffered by how -- Very happy to be here so it's a lot of drafts in mr. mr. Dion day. They couldn't have -- the ball. You like golf let me feel like you smoothie out there as well a lot. Well -- -- will be driving the car. Sure. If anybody LB. -- -- -- -- -- They wanted to take. You better around Jon Lester a long long time I mean. You seen this guy in camp at what he's meant what was your take you for ...
[0:03:06] ... that that I thought. What's so more on top of the game. Pedro Martinez with -- -- pitcher with that being said then. If you had one piece of advice for Clay Buchholz what would it ...
[0:06:06] ... the lol you up put on your body. Early in the season. Victor Martinez for this tonight 37 WB I wanna ask you same question that we asked Tim Wakefield when he was here and there seems to be an mentality and approach with in the Red Sox organization that they don't want tied down. Starters with big contracts. Obviously with what happened with Jon Lester partners -- -- 1% before they got the tree line. Is that wise or is that need to be -- thought to ...
[0:08:12] ... -- -- left when -- level -- guys left. It's like when Jon Lester leaving can you see any similarities -- him leaving when you did. I think it -- it about similar effect because. That's ...






Jon Lester and John Lackey BOTH get a win for their new clubs. Jake Peavy flirted with a perfect game for the Giants. Yet in Boston, Allen Craig hurts his left ankle and, Clay Buchholz allows 7 runs in 5 innings in the finale against the Yankees. Somewhere, Ben Cherington looked up to the baseball Gods and screamed "UNCLE!!!" 8-4-14

[0:00:13] ... Sox lost coupled with the Yankees but along the way you see Jon Lester go out win his spurs game pitched well. John Lackey a lot Saint Louis win his first game pitched well. Evening Jake Peavy flirted with that perfect game for a while the San Francisco Giants against the New York Mets and then on top of that. Allen Craig hurt his ankle the minute he gets here. On top of that Clay Buchholz ...
[0:02:02] ... the one in just this last night the one thing was that Craig Breslow got the loss. Right and he came -- -- run and he took the loss. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- ...
[0:06:33] ... read this but he said this. He's -- same as what would Jon Lester really mean about not meeting. In the middle. -- Jacoby Ellsbury was talking about how he left that he's not surprised. That Jon Lester. Had to go because of his negotiating with the Red Sox it was no surprise to -- and then. In the same article that I saw. Jon Lester was quoted as saying it was -- come in the middle what was the middle that we ever determine what the middle ...
[0:09:26] ... Monday. That the Red Sox were made aware of what is assigned Jon Lester at the numbers of 56 years 2225. Million. OK so. Didn't just find that out that day that they've known this for ...






Our own Tim Benz does play-by-play for the Pittsburg Power, of the Arena League. A play in that game was featured on Sportscenter's NOT top 10, so we wanted to hear the call. Also, NFL players are getting micro-chipped on Thursday night games this year. Also, a Florida man gets creative when trying to avoid an arrest.

[0:01:28] ... Pittsburgh team to make the playoffs like fifty years. For first Pittsburgh football team in three yes that's you're getting at all give you credit there. So the Philadelphia team blows it on the two point ...
[0:08:35] ... right front in the car. The -- and get -- to all traffic tickets I don't know he's now facing a felony charge for the five year maximum. I was. Just speeding speeding ticket and it ...
[0:09:09] ... So whenever we dig it polled voters like this common courtesy between police officers you know like they don't give each other tickets and hopefully they wouldn't give each -- children's tickets. So I never got ...
[0:10:58] ... state with my boys -- offseason they've been like just. Well because Paul McCartney -- we go out like all right fine I'll do it okay pulled -- the -- same date. I tortured double play ...






Former Red Sox player and current MLB analyst, Kevin Millar, joined MFB to talk about the controversial play in Miami where Manager Mike Redmond was ejected after a play at the plate was overturned. He also thinks the Sox did a great job acquiring real players that can impact the team in 2015.

[0:00:54] ... are -- a jar the ball loose and not think last night. Mike Redmond -- -- with everything they had ever all of comments that are are at the comparable wallop your your spot but that. ...
[0:01:52] ... -- At protector. You're a little bit more maverick here you know Adam Dunn coming around third base. In the third inning probably accurate idea to stay America actually Mac. -- a little -- become around ...
[0:11:51] ... because at their five starter got a -- well where. Reports -- Anibal Sanchez report. No doubt about the tigers who brought. The open nature of solidify -- matchup now with any. Kevin thanks a bunch ...





8 players were traded away from the Red Sox (starting with Jake Peavy) and the team has a completely different look. MFB look at the acquisitions and fight over whether Cherington and the Sox front office improved the team.
Lou goes through the 5 stages of grief, then John Lackey gets traded to the Cardinals.
Lou, Christian, and Tim react to the news that Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes have been traded to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes. Lou hates the deal the move, especially because Cespedes is not arbitration eligible.
Former Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes joins MFB to react to the news he has been traded along with Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes