Producer Joey, Tinder Connoisseur, learns how not to approach the ladies on Tinder
The guys discuss whether or not stars like Ortiz, Chara, and Brady receive enough of the blame for their teams losing.
Jackie MacMullan joins the program to talk about the Carmelo to the Heat rumors, Kevin Love's current status, and Danny Ainge's draft options
Former Red Sox player and current FS1 Analyst, Gabe Kapler, joins MFB to discuss Jon Lester, Stephen Drew, and Brandon Workman. He points out that even though his ERA and Win total this year aren't great, there are still numbers that suggest he could be the most valuable Free Agent on the market at the end of the year. Kapler also gives his opinion on the Manny Machado bat-throwing incident, and whether or not the fact that he is so young, is enough of an excuse to give him a pass.
Buster Olney joined MFB to discuss the John Lackey contract situation. He points out that all sides went into the original signing "with eyes wide open."
Buster Olney joined MFB to discuss the John Lackey contract situation. He points out that all sides went into the original signing "with eyes wide open."

[0:01:01] ... logic. They make no sense that we think about it last year Ryan Dempster threw it Alex Rodriguez repeatedly. Smoke him eventually he got five games. Brandon Workman hit nobody and in fact -- you know -- only Brandon knows exactly what he's trying to do but I think he could make the argument that he actually. Sorted intentionally -- Longoria by throwing behind him he was trying to send a message maybe without hurting Longoria hit more games and Ryan Dempster. That makes no sense. Much here. Charged the -- he got eight games. And the under the name in which how to ...
[0:02:40] ... lead down in Mexico. And other places and so the idea that. John Lackey could walk out of his contract and or any player. It is simply say knock on that contract at fort together with ...
[0:03:24] ... one of my really Smart colleagues. Said -- didn't no way that John Lackey and a picture of 500000 dollars next year. And I said so much that here's the thing now. When he signed that contract -- he's represented by super agent Scott Morse uses aggressive anyone and the happens player. They all knew there was a risk that John Lackey would blowout. In John Lackey signed that contract -- sign up and that contrary to read selected the contract. Because they knew that it can't there would ...
[0:04:34] ... about something beyond that especially. Given the situation that they have a Jon Lester but really get a Red Sox. Do you have to negotiate and now I mean that that everyone went into that preparing for the possibility of what happened exactly. Since you brought -- Scott Boris one of his client Stephen Drew very much a lightning rod for criticism here in New England as you're well aware buster. Hasn't performed all that much has been heard a bit has sat quite a bit since coming back to the Red Sox. Bench area to stage yesterday he has no buyers remorse over this move to decide to bring him back should he have buyer's remorse. I think that there is it possible that they could. And we pinching we get two days before they -- -- -- checked around. With the Red Sox and I got no feel that they were thinking about signing Stephen Drew but I think that they will Mel -- got hurt. They obviously hadn't got a lot of production out of him before ...






Do the Red Sox regret signing Stephen Drew yet? Red Sox GM Ben Cherington says "No" but Lou, Christian and Tim have some thoughts. What if the Drew deal prevents them from signing another player due to financial constraints? Also, what if the Sox fall so far out of contention, that Drew's presence ends up wasting a year of development of Xander Bogaerts at the shortstop position?

[0:00:12] ... after three and a half -- nothing drive a big night and Stephen Drew. It's Ben -- it was a very pointed comments about Steven true. Animated Syria or 937 WD I can talk lots of ...
[0:05:38] ... think has brought up to bench Harrington. Is his undying allegiance to Stephen Drew. Allegiance only -- Christian by the person sitting to a year after he left the brother in fact club the vice president vice president and ankle. Bench Harrington on Stephen Drew yesterday during the pregame media -- You know again the specifics of our discussion for we signed with the understanding that Cindy. ...
[0:06:59] ... is fan base media and one is internal. Internally when they signed Stephen Drew they knew the player they know what they're gonna get. But they also know that the missing three months they want to ...
[0:09:10] ... other seven other teams to get this wild card spot relieving up Tampa Bay Devil Rays right the Condo -- tip did the raise rates today. -- -- My -- is they don't with the team they have ...






Speaking to reporters yesterday, Red Sox GM Ben Cherington said he believes in the players that are on the roster now, and that when the core players return, the wins will come. Lou, Christian and Tim talk about Cherington's statements regarding the Sox troubled start.
Sam Monson, Pro Football Focus, has written an article ranking the New England Patriots 6th in the NFL. After his article claiming Tom Brady is no longer elite, many Brady defenders pointed to his lack of accomplished targets. Does this give Monson's most recent article more credence? Are the Pats appropriately rated?
Beverly High School, with the advice of the MIAA, has decided to suspend two senior members of the lacrosse team for the remainder of the playoffs, after a photo surfaced of the 2 players smoking a celebratory cigar, following their graduation ceremony.