David Ortiz spoke to the media today at spring training, and spoke about his feud over the last few seasons with new teammate David Price and how he feels that it's his time to retire.
Tom Werner joined Glenn, Lou and Christian to talk about Red Sox spring training, and said that he was disappointed by how Sandoval looked coming into spring training.

[0:01:23] ... been had between San Pablo and ended Dave impress the end. And John Farrell and I just would like to say is as somebody who. Who knows Pablo he has a tremendous work ethic and we're ...
[0:02:29] ... poster child for him compare men's health care GQ. But neither was Tony Gwynn or. Or. Kirby Puckett and so I've I prefer to think this is just a little blip he's obviously have some private ...
[0:03:39] ... If he just performs at the level that he performed in the San Francisco Giants then. We're all gonna be happy and as as. Lou and I were talking before we we went on the air who I prefer to think last year is being a period of adjustment. So on I'm optimistic that today's and come back and and perform at a very high level answer. Let's talk about the first baseman Hanley Ramirez the experiment moving him to left field last year did not work now you're moving him to first base. It's a situation ...
[0:15:46] ... managers. We we're very confident that. That. Between John and his staff John Farrell and his staff and Dave and Mike Hazen that we're going to be competitive this year and I don't think. He's gonna ...






Giants TV color analyst Mike Krukow was on San Francisco radio saying he believes Sandoval has an eating disorder.

[0:00:28] ... of new guy who has dared her to do with the three. World Series trophies he can't help but love this guy and he's just. No he's just slows people that you wanna be around and ...
[0:03:17] ... RNC nerd and I know maybe five to sign every they want Joseph Biden a thirty like him. That's that's a stretch but I will say this if you look back at his history. With the giants this year you'll pattern I now actually believe John Farrell when I was one when John Ferrell came out. And at the writers' dinner. He said that he's dropped twenty or 22 pounds my guess is that John Farrell had firsthand knowledge that he had. I'll tell you that he dropped forty because this is your favorite he saw on the ...
[0:07:35] ... So is my game he's playing game is opposite that threatens a fat guy translate to you're exactly right dead at ten. To listen take it right now learned something duke if you really Smart that ...





Dave Dombrowski spoke last night and said they were never close to trading Pablo Sandoval or Hanley Ramirez, and that there wouldn't be any market for high priced guys on down years, anyway. Glenn, Lou and Christian try to read between the lines of what the Red Sox President was trying to say.

[0:00:05] ... well there in them Fort Myers, Florida and is great news for Hanley Ramirez right of the gate. Here's what I was up early this morning who's going to get the early work out of him ...
[0:05:07] ... single ground ball right in the and of the shifting. Com for Hanley Ramirez the shift an awful lot he can not. Get away from the bag unit Mike Napoli after after awhile was almost played second base a lot of it is right east. But with him he's got to stick ...
[0:06:59] ... the offseason obviously a lot of talking and reference to maybe pretty Prince Fielder DeLia had on Detroit this and I wonder state to browse you'll make a move with the the one of these guys. Maybe Haley particular was they're gonna market out there for discussed. Well I never really get in a trade discussions on the situations you know different players but I I don't I can just tell you we never came close to trade and either one of them I mean that was really not a situation. We are really more focused on the additions that we made and I think it's us that this was a scenario sometimes you. And up and deal was Prince Fielder kind of fell into place they had they needed a bat from the left hand side. They could play first base they ...
[0:10:22] ... here try to Psycho analyze what the browse keeps saying it would John Farrell say because they're saying what they publicly they're saying about the think privately. Don't really comes down against it really comes down ...






Sarah Spain of ESPN was on Gronk's Party Cruise and it was exactly what you could expect -- a lot of dudes drinking and dancing to loud music.

[0:02:20] ... a before talked dale. And talk about in embarrassing this week. Is Boston College one I hope so so they announced today that they're putting together new facilities 200 billion dollars of new facilities. Over the air in the on the campus. They played. Wake Forest this weekend was one of the thirteen in the ACC. Lost the last night yeah yeah it was yes yes and they were trailing in the game. But scored 37. To fool out of the gate yeah sure this is a team that's well. At thirteen the ACC and you're born thirteenth but the one ACC game. Wicket with its it was a bad night but it's pretty bad season for them. For football we have to go back to what march of last year. The final last time that Boston College men's program basketball or football won a game and he CC you're advocate winners when they played as little. You know elevate ...
[0:03:50] ... innings on bail out as he does have a when you allowed Notre Dame to come in and play beat the home team at Fenway Park as stadium at your stadium right down the road from your school. You deserve never to win a trust for trust me wait force is coming in next year's going to be although he already forest and and this is an element is out billboard this is embarrassingly awful quickly people set their tool or college sports rigor and his down. Then it was because Boston College is the once called it as an opportunity to be big and they are right Dale Arnold was here cross over brought ...
[0:04:50] ... what's the the king of flip flop but he is upset that Peter King is look but he floppy disk. Aren't you that by. In particular but I don't know that I can look at it ...





Lou Merloni didn't realize he was on the air when talking down at spring training...and revealed his true feelings on playing first base.
Lou is down at Fort Myers while Christian and Glenn are back here in Boston. He's been scouting the Red Sox at spring training all morning, and so far Hanley Ramirez hasn't been very good at first base.
Peter King wrote that the Patriots should get their first round pick back -- something people around here have been saying all year! Glenn and Christian discuss what it means now that national writers are starting to think this way.

[0:05:57] ... going. Look at what you're doing to do we don't even with Tom Brady. Not losing those four games. My god don't have a pick the first fifteen point yeah it could have ramifications over the next couple years and a real good job. Up picking guys late the first round. And those guys being really good place. How low this and they are always in the chamber should India grows in the Super Bowl so just by the fact that there. The other winning all the time they're never going to be in the early rounds ...
[0:08:04] ... Google math equations of that. Is the number three point. As did Tom Brady gain an advantage this year. Presumably one of football every war every week exceeded the officials' locker room and Foxboro at at ...
[0:11:12] ... go yeah yeah some are only so that we now we have Bill Belichick. Do you think you know what they never did it. It would hurt their case this was never about that and you just brought up number three did Tom Brady gain an advantage no. And the commission knew that from the get go he knew. This was a child that this was a real estate and this was a way. Of satisfying. And keeping his phony Bologna and collecting his 35 million because Jerry Jones is going to be up because he was gonna slap the crap out of craft. And Tom Brady and those. Awful doing the patriots and do you think anyone of these over the gonna go back and read this piece ...





During the winter, John Farrell said Pablo Sandoval lost about 20 pounds. Now that spring training is here, Pablo Sandoval is still fat -- and said he hasn't even weighed himself all off season.
With Dino gone for 2 days, Glenn, Lou and Christian take a look at the hard-hitting topics the morning show has been covering this week.

[0:00:04] ... ten. Who give me why not use that just like chips that John Reid knows it's a lot of fun stuff. I meet meet me and meet your hard hitting sports talk every morning. Lots of nominations from Shipley Dino in the movie we are getting some what he got over there in the penalties that young ones are good. Your annual. Kurt Russell don't miss a minute up there in depth analysis Gary Busey. Anthony Perkins. Mike Mattson they're army guys. Nathan Lane that's peace plan anyway nearly if you don't have a big role in the movement ...