Tracking The Buchholz Story

http://storify.com/bruceallen/the-buchholz-charity-scandal.js?border=false[View the story "The Buchholz Charity Scandal" on Storify]The Buchholz Charity ScandalIn case you missed it, Boston sports radio and twitter blew up this morning at the news that Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz, fresh out of the hospital, attended a charity event last night. Here's how it went down, and what they're saying. Storified … Continue reading Tracking The Buchholz Story

Bob Gamere Faces Child Porn Charges

Boston.com reports that former TV sportscaster and "Candlepins for Cash" host Bob Gamere has been arrested on charges of transporting and possessing child pornography. The article states that Gamere "told the Globe a year ago that he was "semi-retired," though he had been doing some announcing at Boston University track meets and was until recently calling … Continue reading Bob Gamere Faces Child Porn Charges

Infamous Moments – McDonough Punches Clayborn

We're back with another installment of infamous moments in Boston sports media history. The relationship between the media and professional athletes has always been an adversarial one. Rarely however, has it gotten physical. On September 9th, 1979, the Patriots had just routed the New York Jets 56-3. These days morning talk show hosts and ESPN … Continue reading Infamous Moments – McDonough Punches Clayborn

Infamous Moments in Boston Sports Media History

Periodically, we're going to look back in Boston Sports Media history and revisit some of the more infamous moments that this group has foisted upon the general public. The left fielder of the Boston Red Sox is a brilliant hitter, with few peers in the history of the game. However, he hasn't always cooperated with … Continue reading Infamous Moments in Boston Sports Media History

Herald, Massarotti Continue Alienation of Readers

There will be no approval ratings today. Instead, we're going with this analysis of the Boston Herald's ongoing apology. Has the Boston Herald been carefully orchestrating this whole walkthrough apology in order to generate the most attention (and revenue)? It would appear so. Yes, I certainly wanted more from the paper than simply the statement that … Continue reading Herald, Massarotti Continue Alienation of Readers