John Buccigross of ESPN discussed Chara's return and his desire for his son not to play football.

[0:00:35] ... doesn't exist the other guy we've been talk about a week long Jon Lester. Proving he's going to be person now know well this it's there'll it was a wasn't Pedro fun to watch yes yes Jon Lester efficient good solid all that. There are a lot of Jon Lester Jersey's other people's hands that. There aren't other. Not much but and at least now the second highest paid pitcher X and I've never heard anybody say that boy Jon Lester. Published not to watch it and I think quit it would be that kind of again the depth of our conversation with ...
[0:02:35] ... six foot nine inch defenseman. Yeah you know he can you know Chris Chelios played but here's almost fifty. Odds do you. Just loved games so bunched and he just loved to drink beer so much ...
[0:04:15] ... question it and you know all Patrick Kane is one. But the Chicago Blackhawks who just ridiculously good piece from America what I love potential players on the road America to do so well. The way ...
[0:06:13] ... boy lace up the skates either correct that may or may be figure skates record out if he finds the right partner wipe your life once I can't quite figure it out I was startled I ...






Nancy Frates called in to discuss her son's fight with ALS.

[0:01:49] ... do everything to traveling with a patient like that I think that Steve Gleason. Football like they have where he went I'm sure you sound like hiking in the mountains is at its carry out its ...
[0:06:29] ... base rate only to the jail after rookies and out of the United States. And the Canadian jail at that each and rate rate. And millions. UK. Netherlands. Australia all that everything every Taylor both creation vote for our roads. Who who disappointed you because they wouldn't do other than Obama I know that nit wit in the globe. Com well I think it I don't even understand what it. So if you read that that idiot Tom Kean that story was at the dumbest story accurate. Yes and you know her it out there where I had I'm still in ...
[0:09:20] ... real hard working people and really of people working and dedicated doctor Bob Graham. That's American Kobe you know we're very fortunate we have two of the foremost authorities on Taylor right here in back choose ...





The guys opened the show by discussing Wade Miley's trade to Boston.

[0:00:58] ... referring to be nearly other un interrupted stretch. We are Roger Clemens Pedro Martinez Curt Schilling Josh Beckett and Jon Lester sat atop the Red Sox rotation. That's history now. And until further notice the Red Sox do not appear to be on ...
[0:03:14] ... I just couldn't use the doorbell rang a sharp berg Georgia home Jon Lester one day last week. When he opened the door he saw standing there giants president Larry Baer. General manager Brian Sapient assistant ...
[0:04:08] ... absolute best. The headline of this piece on this side dot com Jon Lester who buys in to dream of helping cubs and World Series. They would bought into 155. Million why are we afraid to ...
[0:12:31] ... need to get out of the cellar. The way the cubs to Jon Lester sells tickets either. No I think about the cut the winning idea that yes I think he did not and nobody nobody ever says Jon Lester. But they do say that the cubs who are in contention current town maybe they do say. Well the cubs this year ...






The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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[0:04:54] ... the crime. And now he wants to be part because it is Albert Costa BA and the reserve caught up in LA stop. I don't understand this story. Via. And I guess wants to be the ...
[0:09:52] ... is gonna win the award but I broke on broke Obey the best picture Bradley Cooper will be best actor. I would rather be rectal leaf head then have mighty. Cell mates punch in the face. I guess he was too yes ...





The guys opened the show by discussing Jon Lester signing with the Cubs.

[0:01:04] ... did in that commercial. If you're just waking up Chicago has given Jon Lester six years 155. Million dollars let's do the math shall we 25. Point eight million dollars a year. Red Sox fell twenty ...
[0:08:31] ... anger but this is my take on listed as. I'm OK with Jon Lester going to Chicago take in the money cash in in second highest. Average annual value of any pitcher ever. And they don't have to think that journalist is like in the top and a best pitchers in the game right now is probably in that set and then re twelve you to put hiker named seven pitchers right now right now and okay. They incur a 1000 guard a Felix Hernandez Verlander. Or not scherzer scherzer problem. It'll equipment lists that lets me get. Hamels now. Thousands jump up better mes but definitely ...
[0:10:18] ... and you put all of that together and that's what's job one Jon Lester over. At that in such and such Tim Kirch in Oklahoma a lot like him loser but. Every night at the time ...
[0:11:42] ... terrible contract this is a good morning for the Red Sox signing Jon Lester to Beck had a deal is insanity. Here are the three best set all respect to your guy Brad well I called ...






The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

[0:03:22] ... to you and the proper you'll get a could be the only Ted Kennedy was smarter than average efforts through Harvard are Smart kids who are connected. Smart kids with connections that's go to Harvard right ...
[0:08:17] ... problems that's something we don't. Can argue about issues. Personal things right. Tom Brady's life seems perfect president you. Perfect is perfect wife jobs and money looks name and expose his problems and issues like a ...
[0:16:31] ... we go hide for like six here today. Yes it is his Cat Stevens is gonna kill on a dead right well let people went to the oil PM wherever they went it was you were ...
[0:17:33] ... collision that into should be interest in Kershaw Kershaw is. Not quite Pedro Martinez this board for the middle of a historic career give him. I don't think he's interesting for either but at least he's ...






The guys discussed a column in the Globe on why Vets are not heroes.

[0:08:03] ... a thinks is he thinks that the aren't these like Carrie like John Kerry's and if you do poorly in school you go to Iraq. You know educated you're not that ball and carries another Ivy ...
[0:17:31] ... where steeped in. Course on which newspaper. He's probably limit them again. New York Giants yes. Lot of guests and then he he contributed to the new republic mother Joan the garden of the New York review ...




The guys opened the show discussing the latest news on Jon Lester,

[0:01:46] ... com justices leave from San Diego according to a Major League source Jon Lester decision. As to which team he will sign wit. May drag into Wednesday by our story just stop rattle ball at least ...
[0:02:59] ... charges not. Point man on this he is does not want offered Jon Lester six or seven all but if he wants to side and I think he does. That he of course he wishes he ...
[0:03:51] ... right pitchers work I think in Henry's and minerals would agree and Stephen Drew would agree that. That Scott Morse is brilliant it's summit today with Scott horses and 88. Honest to god Morales is gonna get what you know news. Couple million Stephen Drew Europe and Japan. Where he'll leave play for the saint Paul saints. They listened to its and he led them down the ...
[0:06:21] ... So basically three years one through PV six so people wanna pay Jon Lester fifteen million a year. I almost got threats excited to a three year under twenty million dollar contract that's up almost understand. ...






Tim Hasselbeck on the Pats win in San Diego.

[0:00:51] ... house back power you. Under the well I liked that line on Paul Maurice available in your eyes you're you get your permission I'd like YouTube Mecca he's club and later today. Do you think Tim ...
[0:01:30] ... can assume that it's a bad thing for everybody else not named New England Patriots. That they can have a mediocre offensive game and win last night's game with the defense. While we think it cured in ...
[0:15:01] ... or a ball has no touch. Mean and what do you say Aaron Rodgers than it separates him is the touch. Lot of guys have great arms he has great touch Patrick has no touch. Well ...





The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

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