Chris Russo discussed the most recent moves by the Sox and Yanks at the Winter Meetings.

[0:00:14] ... fine and were you surprised the Yankees didn't kick the tires on Jon Lester and the second part of that question is. If scherzer drags things out Mike the Yankees lose their mind and overpay for ...
[0:00:46] ... not go crazy get the ball pretty pictures. They get sent traded Andrew Miller. For David Robertson plus they had their pick so they didn't pull the royals and get manner and Robertson and at Robertson go. They have not resigned Headley yet. So they donate with a glaring hole at third base they haven't done created for him and that's not also forget that they'd let Brandon McCarthy go. I think McCarthy wanted to stay and although McCarthy kind of ridiculous contact. That the Yankees did not keep them when ...
[0:04:00] ... division. These matters have Hernandez the Angel pat Garrett Richards bloopers this Cy Young award that he's in Cleveland. Detroit got pictures. The American League east and actually if you got demand that your party. But ...





The guys opened the show by discussing Brady's preparation and diet.

[0:01:17] ... how he does yeah. He got chips JETS jets jets jets liked school program yeah. Work in his sources I'm hearing that dot dot if you're into the hole Wisconsin organ or not your votes have ...
[0:19:35] ... don't I betcha Matt Petraeus is lifestyle is not really help these Tom Brady's. He's found and the keyword as you know from this Tom Brady story genocide dot com his balance. And drive and I doubt it. Yeah I think there were doubts that a good deal ...
[0:20:13] ... do I think Brady's gonna play it was 45. I do not. Tom Brady however. Does I think Tom Brady when he says he's pointless 45. Really believes what here's the question how is that we've we talked of this before he ...
[0:22:29] ... people. You know for a thousand dolls and hours you go to Tom Brady tells you to eat asparagus. Ice cream pies with the KO KO out macondo. Thanks to you do you do you think ...






Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated on the Porcello trade and Lester to Chicago.

[0:00:36] ... Yeah he called it because they don't look at this and say Jon Lester is worth all this money in this fits in six years the contract this Smart people they understand. But if you look ...
[0:01:18] ... camp. Eighteen are able you guys are awesome with the Adrian Gonzales Carl Crawford. Salt looks like forever doesn't have to be forever as well I think that's another factor because there could have kept riding ...
[0:02:03] ... thought about it that way but. Yeah let's. You have to look Jon Lester let's say cities and terrible you know I beat take he's kind of guy that can make other pitchers understand that are backed out of an influential guy in terms of work ethic and focus and Paula thing. So I get that little bit it halo effect it Jon Lester as well. But take a look around the game two guys again it really changed a lot we and I wrote this ...
[0:04:42] ... nobody is watching well what happened yesterday thinks that weighed Miley is Jon Lester his replacement. As best you can handicap what makes sense and who might end up be in Jon Lester replacement Hamels Zimmerman quite O. Scherzer probably not Jake Shields David Price what makes sense to you. Makes sense to me it ...






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 ...






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

[0:04:58] ... negotiate this right. John Lester is gonna make a 155 million guaranteed. Aaron Rodgers. Is guaranteed 55 million Lester is gonna make a hundred million more. And an errant up 20 lead going under their current content and offshore online all the idiots and that is sane ruled time and time again it is it's. Stigma of the Bible. Speaking of presidents President Obama. You see this controversy. What are some of the Bible folks here we have the quote for the president. Reference to Bible ...
[0:07:14] ... arrested on 93 for going 126. Miles per hour. We're likely pat rush hour where he was weaving around cars late. That's when caught go 19126. Or 93. Outside of Massachusetts cops by the yet they ...
[0:11:38] ... Gucci gruff talk little hockey with him in the 8 o'clock hour Tom Perdue cheat 930. Literate. Good book says. You know don't don't throw. Stones in glass houses. ...





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.

[0:03:32] ... yes we shouldn't. Keep guys like this week away. We shouldn't. As Barack Obama itself. Well if that Saddam meatloaf. Or 130 hours. Total line announced that it. Here's one shackled you know they made. Admitted ...
[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 ...