general http://www.weei.com/taxonomy/term/22/sports/boston/football/patriots/kirk-minihane/2010/11/03/Read%20more%3A%20http%3A/sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/basketball/ncaa/08/22/nerlens-noel-ncaa en John Farrell joins Dale and Holley http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/john-farrell-joins-dale-and-holley <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Red Sox early season woes with manager John Farrell, as well as his views and faith in MLB's new instant replay system, and the continuity in the Sox outfield.<br/><br/><b>[0:04:01]</b> ... dodge a ball whether to hear from an injury perspective with both <b>Dustin</b> <b>Pedroia</b> and -- you are. Yeah I think so you know I you know that there are some short term situation that we've ... <br/><b>[0:06:25]</b> ... particular physical look at shortstop as -- -- operational. When I -- <b>Jake</b> <b>Peavy</b> -- forty pitch inning for your early in last night's game I would've given zero chance he would have gotten it through ... <br/><b>[0:09:19]</b> ... some stability at the lead off positioning your batting order and is <b>Grady</b> <b>Sizemore</b> at least closing to the point physically where that could happen. It's cool it yet and I would -- actually -- spot. ... <br/><b>[0:10:06]</b> ... a reason for doing everything from shore but the numbers suggest that <b>Dustin</b> <b>Pedroia</b> as a lead off guy. Is not so good what's the what's the reason for putting him. You know like Michael that ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio Dale & Holley general Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:05:00 +0000 440291 at http://www.weei.com John Farrell joins Dale and Holley http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/john-farrell-joins-dale-and-holley-0 <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Red Sox early season woes with manager John Farrell, as well as his views and faith in MLB's new instant replay system, and the continuity in the Sox outfield.<br/><br/><b>[0:04:01]</b> ... dodge a ball whether to hear from an injury perspective with both <b>Dustin</b> <b>Pedroia</b> and -- you are. Yeah I think so you know I you know that there are some short term situation that we've ... <br/><b>[0:06:25]</b> ... particular physical look at shortstop as -- -- operational. When I -- <b>Jake</b> <b>Peavy</b> -- forty pitch inning for your early in last night's game I would've given zero chance he would have gotten it through ... <br/><b>[0:09:19]</b> ... some stability at the lead off positioning your batting order and is <b>Grady</b> <b>Sizemore</b> at least closing to the point physically where that could happen. It's cool it yet and I would -- actually -- spot. ... <br/><b>[0:10:06]</b> ... a reason for doing everything from shore but the numbers suggest that <b>Dustin</b> <b>Pedroia</b> as a lead off guy. Is not so good what's the what's the reason for putting him. You know like Michael that ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio general The Big Show Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:05:00 +0000 440301 at http://www.weei.com Red Sox batting order and outfield continues to lack continuity http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/red-sox-batting-order-and-outfield-continues-lack-continuity <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Red Sox after our interview with John Farrell, and Dustin Pedroia in the lead-off position has become a hot topic. Audio general The Big Show Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:59:00 +0000 440271 at http://www.weei.com Red Sox batting order and outfield continues to lack continuity http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/red-sox-batting-order-and-outfield-continues-lack-continuity-0 <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Red Sox after our interview with John Farrell, and Dustin Pedroia in the lead-off position has become a hot topic. Audio Dale & Holley general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:59:00 +0000 440296 at http://www.weei.com Should Bruins fans be wary of the Red Wings? And why? http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/should-bruins-fans-be-wary-red-wings-and-why <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Bruins first round matchup vs the Red Wings, and why many national folks think this series could be the one to watch for an early round upset. Audio Dale & Holley general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:58:00 +0000 440261 at http://www.weei.com Should Bruins fans be wary of the Red Wings? And why? http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/should-bruins-fans-be-wary-red-wings-and-why-0 <!--paging_filter-->We discuss the Bruins first round matchup vs the Red Wings, and why many national folks think this series could be the one to watch for an early round upset.<br/><br/><b>[0:01:04]</b> ... games that we went with Adam Oates. You know Brad hall the <b>Brendan</b> <b>Shanahan</b> days and then I was gone I was gone at age sixteen knows that plane and seventeen excuse me Germany went to ... <br/><b>[0:05:52]</b> ... bit nervous about it tail and little nervous because you know the <b>Detroit</b> <b>Red</b> <b>Wings</b> have made the playoffs 23 straight years and of great historic. One of the best franchise in sports and I've agreed I'm ... <br/><b>[0:07:35]</b> ... it's a power play there. They're clearly the better team I think <b>Mike</b> <b>Babcock</b>. Gave you a glimpse. I'll break -- -- by a great deal of what basically psychological game plan is at the very ... <br/><b>[0:09:42]</b> ... of of effort. Jimmy Howard has played an entire season for the <b>Detroit</b> <b>Red</b> <b>Wings</b>. He's been up and down there he's been count I'm -- and a big part of that I'm not blaming Jimmy Howard by the way. A big part of that is the fact that the <b>Detroit</b> <b>Red</b> <b>Wings</b>. Have a very young and inexperienced defense -- and and people talk about the inexperience on the bruins' defense. That the Bruins are actually much more experienced. Specially Stanley Cup experience and the <b>Detroit</b> <b>Red</b> <b>Wings</b> are. That's been the prob that's been the Achilles heel for the red wings this entire season. And I don't see that ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio general The Big Show Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:58:00 +0000 440276 at http://www.weei.com Dale and Holley's Four at Four - Belichick Birthday Edition - 4-16-14 http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/dale-and-holleys-four-four-belichick-birthday-edition-4-16-14 <!--paging_filter-->We tackle four topics that all involve the birthday of both Bill Belichick and Kareem Abdul Jabbar. Audio Dale & Holley general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:52:00 +0000 440266 at http://www.weei.com Dale and Holley's Four at Four - Belichick Birthday Edition - 4-16-14 http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/dale-and-holleys-four-four-belichick-birthday-edition-4-16-14-0 <!--paging_filter-->We tackle four topics that all involve the birthday of both Bill Belichick and Kareem Abdul Jabbar.<br/><br/><b>[0:00:40]</b> ... is bill -- birthday and Kareem Abdul Jabbar and we'll start with <b>Bill</b> <b>Belichick</b> -- Or four brought you by AT&T AT&T covered more than 99% of all Americans -- possible. <b>Bill</b> <b>Belichick</b> is widely considered the best coaching football at this time do you think he is the greatest coach of all time. Not ... <br/><b>[0:02:36]</b> ... patriots they have announced their latest list of hall of fame candidates <b>Ty</b> <b>law</b> and -- <b>Bill</b> <b>Parcells</b> -- finalists if you're picking one of those guys to be in the patriots hall of fame is kept watch. There -- ... <br/><b>[0:03:30]</b> ... it -- rules -- sure hall you can do what you want. <b>Bill</b> <b>Parcells</b> couldn't make it last year because he was going up and amber against the dining Bruschi yeah. He was probably not gonna make it this year because he's going up against the guy named law. <b>Bill</b> <b>Parcells</b> doesn't deserve I mean where -- this franchise. What is the fate of the New England Patriots without <b>Bill</b> <b>Parcells</b> tenure -- -- -- -- About the put another twenty at the -- we thank our I appreciate you. I mean I'd like can't you put involvement they'll change the rules when it's Brady and Belichick in the same here. -- -- -- right they will now if they called gold saying let's stay right -- -- they have but I don't bring united mean it's not going to be. But they don't change -- c'mon is going to be <b>Ty</b> <b>Law</b>. In a landslide they wanted to cook the dinner please don't let yourself some of the gross having -- Was a part of three championship games he set the tone for the first championship team we have got -- 47 yards touched down and let everybody know that the patriots absolutely could be Taylor Twellman hometown <b>St</b>. <b>Louis</b> <b>Rams</b>. In the Super Bowl yeah it's. Time all big games big big big time plays in big games. Borderline. Hall of Famer ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio general The Big Show Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:52:00 +0000 440281 at http://www.weei.com Hoax suspect arraigned, sent for mental check http://www.weei.com/sports/boston/this-just-in/21440171/hoax-suspect-arraigned-sent-mental-check <!--paging_filter--> <p>Boston resident <strong>Kevin &#8220;Kayvon&#8221; Edson</strong> was arraigned Wednesday in Boston Municipal Court and charged with possession of a hoax explosive for allegedly dropping a backpack with a rice cooker containing confetti at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Tuesday. The 25-year-old pleaded not guilty.</p><p><a href="http://www.weei.com/sports/boston/this-just-in/21440171/hoax-suspect-arraigned-sent-mental-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:38:01 +0000 Jerry Spar 440171 at http://www.weei.com Andy Brickley, ESPN: Boston's depth is too much for Detroit, 4-16-14 http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/andy-brickley-espn-bostons-depth-too-much-detroit-4-16-14 <!--paging_filter-->Andy Brickley joins Mut and Merloni to discuss the Bruins Red Wings series, a possible Seidenberg return, and the power play. Audio Mut & Merloni general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:37:00 +0000 440176 at http://www.weei.com Man arraigned for allegedly planting hoax bomb at Marathon finish line http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/blog/anonymous/man-arraigned-allegedly-planting-hoax-bomb-marathon-finish-line <!--paging_filter--><p>Boston resident <strong>Kevin &#8220;Kayvon&#8221; Edson</strong> was arraigned Wednesday in Boston Municipal Court and charged with possession of a hoax explosive for allegedly dropping a backpack with a rice cooker containing confetti at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Tuesday. The 25-year-old pleaded not guilty.</p> <p>Edson, who was spotted running barefoot down Boylston Street in a black veil yelling &#8220;Boston Strong&#8221; before being detained by police, also was charged with threatening battery, threats to commit a crime, disturbing the peace, disturbing a public assembly and disorderly conduct, according to the Boston Police Department. He reportedly claims the stunt was performance art.</p> <p>Edson, whom prosecutors said is a student at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, is being held on $100,000 bail. He was ordered to be taken to Bridgewater State Hospital for an evaluation and return to court May 7.</p> <p>According to The Associated Press, his mother indicated he has bipolar disorder, and a man identifying himself as Edson&#8217;s brother posted on Facebook that Edson is &#8220;a disillusioned and very sick individual.&#8221; Edson reportedly has a criminal record and was evaluated at Bridgewater State Hospital last year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-blog-author"> <div class="field-label">Blog Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jerry Spar </div> </div> </div> Blog general Other Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:29:48 +0000 440186 at http://www.weei.com Buster Olney, ESPN: Sox clubhouse unhappy with Lester offer, 4-16-14 http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/buster-olney-espn-sox-clubhouse-unhappy-lester-offer-4-16-14 <!--paging_filter-->Buster Olney joined Mut and Merloni to discuss the Lester contract offer and the trickle-down effect in the clubhouse, the defense of Xander Bogaerts, and the slow start Audio Mut & Merloni general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:28:00 +0000 440181 at http://www.weei.com Crystel the Tsnarnaev defender 4=16=14 http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/crystel-tsnarnaev-defender-41614 <!--paging_filter-->Crystel called in to defend the terrorists. Audio Dennis & Callahan general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:03:00 +0000 440101 at http://www.weei.com Michele McPhee on the nutjob at the finish line http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/michele-mcphee-nutjob-finish-line <!--paging_filter-->Our friend Michele McPhee joined the show to discuss the latest with Kayvon.<br/><br/><b>[0:01:58]</b> ... He said my family has done all we -- to Foster Kevin's <b>mental</b> <b>health</b>. Thank god he did not hurt anybody so I guess at least in his brother's mind Michelle the potential for. Somebody getting injured may have been there in the sick person's mind. In the big question you know -- becoming a bloody awful tragedies like Andy working in had been. And sick individual users don't want word. Pat on the bigger that the fans aren't you in Baghdad after that out yet at the spot where <b>Joseph</b> <b>Biden</b> apple app to be here at the glad that. You know -- -- -- -- <b>Joseph</b> <b>Biden</b> and city officials but more importantly. These survivor the people aren't aren't drove the car engine and the rehabilitate it -- inning and a -- -- -- -- -- As I was saying that Michelle we were a morning person that could have been much worse because. I can't imagine what it would have been like to be disrupted that ceremony with the Richard family <b>Deval</b> <b>Patrick</b> crystal Campbell's. Parents -- -- of service there it would have been -- -- -- viral around the world a matter of minutes fortunately he slept in and did it at night I mean it wasn't to a the best time because the Norton's just finished there walk but as far as you know Michelle he acted alone correct. He had any act a lot of -- I think everybody is saying that it hit <b>mental</b> <b>health</b> certain payroll that big Mac -- and you know the bomb squad and I have that. They have been backpack. Right on ... <br/><b>[0:04:12]</b> ... have a -- It's actually keep it that I have a lot <b>mental</b> <b>health</b> history and against wild men and helping him. They're like why wasn't anyone helping -- wins out that's gluten -- out of ... <br/><b>[0:04:50]</b> ... it's nearly impossible. Impossible to get them out. Yeah we've read so <b>New</b> <b>York</b> <b>Times</b> story yesterday talked with that woman in Wisconsin who's in love with Joseph Carr and I you have. This guy who who ... <br/><b>[0:08:22]</b> ... have to really get anywhere -- one. Hey did you see the <b>New</b> <b>York</b> <b>Times</b> story yes that surprise -- and beaten to the the conditions that -- We did that Bryan talked editorial today they did ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio Dennis & Callahan general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:02:00 +0000 440106 at http://www.weei.com Headlines, Headlines, Headlines: Chelsea Handler http://www.weei.com/sports/feed/audio/anonymous/headlines-headlines-headlines-chelsea-handler <!--paging_filter-->The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. <br/><br/><b>[0:01:03]</b> ... the one year anniversary of the events led to the capture the <b>Boston</b> <b>Marathon</b> bombing suspects. By inviting the community to fill the streets of Watertown. Any celebratory five K road race and walk. -- -- ... <br/><b>[0:08:11]</b> ... cappuccino who turned 62 today a deal. Yeah I think against the <b>Bill</b> <b>Belichick</b> optics to take it to make an exorbitant it to -- through a <b>Bill</b> <b>Belichick</b>. In general life gets better as you age in the sense that older adults on average fewer hassles. In response them better ... <br/><b>[0:08:50]</b> ... the other thing when you turn seventy you want to go watch <b>field</b> <b>hockey</b>. Racquets. Excellent you have to go PTA meetings how's that. That's regret that. And go. Like I -- PPE -- Are teachers and a parent teacher conference right now I think what -- -- -- grandkids. The -- -- know. You walk and Toyota feel are open I will not go to feel I'm not it is -- -- -- -- curling <b>rhythmic</b> <b>gymnast</b>. -- -- -- it's irrelevant it's like who cares what it's like you're great to feel good about what crickets pop up ... <br/></br/></br/></br/></br/></br/> Audio Dennis & Callahan general Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:01:00 +0000 440111 at http://www.weei.com