With Jim Rice finally being elected to the baseball Hall of Fame this afternoon, NESN will be having a special block of programming today/tonight covering the achievement.
NESN studio analyst Jim Rice is now a Hall of Famer and NESN is covering today’s announcement with a number of special interviews and live programming. Below is a schedule of what we have planned.
- 3:45 PM NESN’s Jerry Remy joined Jim Rice at his home this afternoon and sat down to talk to him soon after he got the call from the Baseball Hall of Fame. NESN will air this taped interview today at 3:45 PM.
- 4:00 PM NESN will deliver LIVE coverage of a press conference from Fenway Park with Jim Rice.
- 7:30 PM A LIVE edition of Red Sox Hot Stove from Fenway Park, hosted by Tom Caron with Jim Rice.
- 8:00 PM Red Sox Classic – NESN salutes Jim Rice. Relive Rice’s hitting heroics in this classic contest between the Red Sox and the Twins from September 6, 1986.