WEEI FLASH: Mets pitcher Johan Santana no-hits Cardinals, 1st no-hitter in NYM history....Read more
By: Mark Harriman, Senior Editor BOSTON (April 19) - No matter your stance on Fenway Park -save it forever or knock it down yesterday- you can't deny that tomorrow is a special day in Boston. In case you haven't heard the constant flogging by the resident Red Sox and its captive NESN -as well as the ubiquitous merch being hawked by bricks and mortar...Read more
By: Mark Harriman, Senior Editor NOWHEREINPARTICULAR- After sifting through the mixed up files that belong to this muttering sports crank, I just found a note card that reminded me to tell you about my thoughts on newly minted Red Sox skipper Bobby Valentine. You may cheer this hire by Larry Lucchino -I was on your side, Ben- or view it strictly as a two year experiment. Before the 2012 season...Read more
Former Red Sox manager Terry Francona has signed a deal with ESPN to do studio and game analysis .......