While the snow still flies, the Red Sox will begin the 2016 regular season this afternoon with new ace David Price taking the mound in Cleveland. (4:10 PM, NESN, WEEI)
There will also be new faces and voices on the team’s television and radio networks.
Dave O’Brien moves over to NESN, replacing Don Orsillo. A few recent articles on O’Brien coming from Red Sox radio to TV:
NESN’s Dave O’Brien eager to start dream job – Britton, ProJo.
Change sounded good to NESN’s newest Red Sox broadcaster – Finn, Globe.
Tim Neverett, another NH native, was hired by WEEI to replace O’Brien:
New Red Sox radio voice Tim Neverett knows Boston well – Finn, Globe.
Nashua’s Tim Neverett New Red Sox Play-by-Play Host – Claffey, Patch.
Neverett enjoys 1st spring with Sox – King, Telegraph.
It also appears that the Red Sox and WEEI are nearing an agreement to keep the rights right where they are for a few more years: