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Winfield may add some pop to ESPN's 'Baseball Tonight': Facing competition from the new MLB Network, ESPN is offering its latest effort to beef up its baseball: Dave Winfield, starting Sunday, joins its Baseball Tonight show. Until MLB Network debuted this year, Baseball Tonight had been the only show allowed to do live look-ins on games. Winfield will work Sunday nights and some Mondays with John Kruk, Peter Gammons and Karl Ravech. And while his main TV experience was being a Fox analyst in 1996, he sounds confident: "I'll just be me. I'm not going to imitate anybody.
Couch Slouch: A-Rod telling truthâ€” really â€” this time: Alex Rodriguez spoke with ESPN’s Peter Gammons last week about his steroid use but repudiated most of those comments this morning and released the following statement to Couch Slouch:
A-Rod apologizes to Sports Illustrated reporter: Alex Rodriguez has called Sports Illustrated's Selena Roberts to apologize for critical comments he made during an interview with ESPN's Peter Gammons.
Outlook grim for A-Rod as endorser: Alex Rodriguez confessed to steroid use because the "truth will always set you free," he said to ESPN's Peter Gammons. But copping ...
Transcript of A-Rod's ESPN interview: In a lengthy interview with ESPN's Peter Gammons, Alex Rodriguez explained the positive test in 2003 and apologized for his actions. Here is a transcript of the ESPN television broadcast of the interview.
Rodriguez reveals he cheated, lied: Alex Rodriguez admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs in an interview on Monday with ESPN. Rodriguez told veteran baseball reporter Peter Gammons that he used steroids"for a period of time,"and only when he was with the Rangers.
Sources: Red Sox, Youkilis agree to $40M deal: Boston avoided arbitration with Kevin Youkilis, agreeing to a four-year contract with the first baseman worth more than $40 million, ESPN's Peter Gammons is reporting.
Epstein, ESPN's Gammons host Q&A: Red Sox GM Theo Epstein and ESPN analyst Peter Gammons put together an impressive Q&A panel on Saturday that included AL MVP Dustin Pedroia, Sox pitcher Justin Masterson, manager Terry Francona and Rays outfielder Fernando Perez.
Still 'Plush': Former Red Sox pitcher Bronson Arroyo is in town tonight with his band to play a show at Patriot Place. That means the Foxborough audience will probably get a good dose of Stone Temple Pilots covers (Arroyo's speciality). No word on whether Arroyo will stick around to make a cameo at Peter Gammons and Theo Epstein's Hot Stove Cool Music ...
Red Sox give MVP Pedroia new $40.5M contract: Dustin Pedroia has signed a $40.5 million contract with Boston through 2014 with a club option for the 2015 season, sources told ESPN's Peter Gammons.
Source: M's to name A's bench coach as manager: A source tells ESPN's Peter Gammons that the Mariners are set to name Don Wakamatsu as their new manager.
It's crazy to even think about neutral site for World Series: I almost fell off my barstool the other day when Peter Gammons, the Hall of Fame baseball writer and general voice of reason, announced on espn.com that he fancies the idea of a neutral-site World Series. This is what happens when you leave a great event in...
First baseman Casey, Red Sox strike 1-year deal: Free agent first baseman Sean Casey has signed a one-year, $700,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox, ESPN's Peter Gammons reports.
Cooking up a baseball-music feast: Peter Gammons and Jeff Horrigan have been obsessed with baseball, rock music and the desire to help others for a while. But they didn't turn it into something official, annual and magical until the late 1990s, when the idea for the yearly"Hot Stove, Cool Music"benefit was first cooked up.
Debate: Is Tim Raines a Hall of Famer?: Jayson Stark and Peter Gammons debate whether Tim Raines belongs in the Hall of Fame.
SAUNDERS: MLB playoffs on TV to undergo face-lift: Looking forward to the Major League Baseball playoffs with game coverage from Jon Miller and Joe Morgan and commentary by Peter Gammons? That won't happen.
Sox send crowd home happy: FORT MYERS - ESPN's Peter Gammons jokingly called it the biggest game in the history of the Pawtucket Red Sox and Scranton Yankees.It may not have even been that by the end of the night, but the...
Bradley has support society with Gammons: Milton Bradley's once-tattered image is improving so rapidly, the outfielder joked Wednesday, "People are going to start to think I'm a softie.'' The most recent example: ESPN analyst Peter Gammons mentioned in an interview with the Akron (Ohio) Beacon...
Nixon's the one, agrees to one-year deal with Tribe: Free-agent outfielder Trot Nixon has agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with the Cleveland Indians, ESPN.com's Peter Gammons reported.
Mulder returning to Cards for two years, $13 million: ESPN's Peter Gammons reported Wednesday that Mark Mulder re-signed with the Cardinals. The deal is for two years and $13 million; if he makes 30 starts in 2007 and 2008, incentives can make the deal worth three years and $45 million.
Rockin' Gammons returns to the stage: Standing on stage at the Paradise, he deftly plucked the cords of his guitar."This is the thing that I least thought I'd be doing again this fast,"said Peter Gammons, returning to the"Hot Stove, Cool Music"roster for the first time since his brain aneurysm last June.
Notes: Gammons honored for career: The Boston chapter of the BBWAA announced Thursday that Peter Gammons is the winner of the Judge Emil Fuchs Memorial Award, given for long and meritorious service to baseball. Jacoby Ellsbury will also be honored as the Sox Minor League Player of the Year.
Peter Gammons in the Blog PenOur Readers' Submissions Vault: August 25, 2008 - Nothing to Blame But the Ball: Remembering the Home Run Surge of 1987 by Tommy Szarka:
Jim Gerard: July 3, 2008 - DFA, chapter 31: Enter Letty:
: April 3, 2008 - DFA, chapter 20: Viva La Revolucion!:
Jim Gerard: March 17, 2008 - DFA, chapter 18 -The Creative Process:
: March 12, 2008 - My Transaction History, part 2:
John Shiffert: January 3, 2008 - John Shiffert on Steroids, Records Across Eras and the Hoosier Thunderbolt!:
John Shiffert: June 27, 2007 - The Winless Pitcher Syndrome:
Peter Doyle: June 26, 2007 - Roger Clemens, The Best Righty?:
Richard Lally: June 18, 2007 - Richard Lally Spends Five Minutes With...Eddie Joost:
Peter Doyle: May 30, 2007 - Those Who Ignore History...:
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: May 7, 2007 - : THE NATURAL, AFTER ALL THESE YEARS