|Apr. 12 5:38 PM PT6:38 PM MT7:38 PM CT8:38 PM ET20:38 ET0:38 GMT8:38 5:38 PM MST7:38 PM EST8:08 PM VEN4:38 UAE (+1)7:38 PM CT-Shields earned his first win in Saturday's 10-2 victory over San Francisco, giving up only one run on a homer in seven innings of work.
Analysis: Shields, who also struck out seven, has fanned 15 batters in 13 innings this season.
|Apr. 7 10:26 AM PT11:26 AM MT12:26 PM CT1:26 PM ET13:26 ET17:26 GMT1:26 10:26 AM MST12:26 PM EST12:56 PM VEN21:26 UAE12:26 PM CT-On Monday, Shields allowed two runs and six hits in six innings in his Padres debut, finishing with eight strikeouts and two walks.
Analysis: Shields is a solid fantasy option, especially when taking the mound at pitcher-friendly Petco Park.
|Mar. 28 12:56 PM PT1:56 PM MT2:56 PM CT3:56 PM ET15:56 ET19:56 GMT3:56 12:56 PM MST2:56 PM EST3:26 PM VEN23:56 UAE1:56 PM CT-San Diego Padres newcomer James Shields has been picked to start on opening day, manager Bud Black announced Saturday.
Analysis: San Diego opens the season on April 6 at the Los Angeles Dodgers. Shields has never pitched at Dodger Stadium. Shields signed a $75 million, four-year deal with the Padres last month. The 33-year-old righty became a free agent after pitching for Kansas City in the World Series last October. This will be Shields' seventh season opening assignment. He pitched the last two for the Royals and did it four times with Tampa Bay.
|Feb. 13 9:40 AM PT10:40 AM MT11:40 AM CT12:40 PM ET12:40 ET17:40 GMT1:40 10:40 AM MST12:40 PM EST1:10 PM VEN21:40 UAE11:40 AM CT-Shields can opt out his new contract with the San Diego Padres after two years and $31 million. The Padres have a $16 million option for 2019 with a $2 million buyout that would be payable by Jan. 15, 2019.
Analysis: Shields' deal gives him the right to terminate the contract no later than three days after the 2016 World Series and to become a free agent. San Diego would retain its right to make him a qualifying offer,
|Feb. 9 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET16:29 GMT0:29 9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST11:59 AM VEN20:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-The Padres have finalized a $75 million, four-year contract with right-hander James Shields, the biggest free agent deal in club history.
Analysis: Shields is the latest addition by first-year general manager A.J. Preller, who in December added sluggers Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Wil Myers, as well as Derek Norris and Will Middlebrooks. Shields was 14-8 with a 3.21 ERA last season and declined a $15.3 million qualifying offer from the Royals. He lost both of his World Series starts, outdueled each time by Madison Bumgarner.
|2006||TB||6||8||0 - 0||21||21||1||124.2||141||69||67||18||38||5||104||1.44||4.84|
|2007||TB||12||8||0 - 0||31||31||1||215.0||202||98||92||28||36||0||184||1.11||3.85|
|2008||TB||14||8||0 - 0||33||33||3||215.0||208||94||85||24||40||0||160||1.15||3.56|
|2009||TB||11||12||0 - 0||33||33||0||219.2||239||113||101||29||52||1||167||1.32||4.14|
|2010||TB||13||15||0 - 0||34||33||0||203.1||246||128||117||34||51||2||187||1.46||5.18|
|2011||TB||16||12||0 - 0||33||33||11||249.1||195||83||78||26||65||1||225||1.04||2.82|
|2012||TB||15||10||0 - 0||33||33||3||227.2||208||103||89||25||58||2||223||1.17||3.52|
|2013||KC||13||9||0 - 0||34||34||2||228.2||215||82||80||20||68||0||196||1.24||3.15|
|2014||KC||14||8||0 - 0||34||34||1||227.0||224||95||81||23||44||0||180||1.18||3.21|
|2015||SD||2||0||0 - 0||5||5||0||31.0||26||13||10||4||9||1||41||1.13||2.90|
|Career||116||90||0 - 0||291||290||22||1941.1||1904||878||800||231||461||12||1667||1.22||3.71|
|2008||TB||Total||2||2||0 - 0||4||4||0||25.0||28||9||8||3||8||0||17||2.81|
|LDS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.1||6||3||3||1||1||0||4||4.26|
|LCS||0||2||0 - 0||2||2||0||13.0||15||6||5||2||5||0||9||3.46|
|WS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.2||7||0||0||0||2||0||4||0.00|
|2010||TB||Total||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||4.1||4||4||4||1||0||0||2||8.31|
|LDS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||4.1||4||4||4||1||0||0||2||8.31|
|2011||TB||Total||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.0||8||7||7||0||0||0||6||12.60|
|LDS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.0||8||7||7||0||0||0||6||12.60|
|2014||KC||Total||1||2||0 - 0||5||5||0||25.0||36||17||17||4||7||0||20||6.12|
|LDS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.0||6||2||2||2||2||0||6||3.00|
|LCS||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.0||10||4||4||0||1||0||3||7.20|
|WC||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.0||5||4||4||1||2||0||6||7.20|
|WS||0||2||0 - 0||2||2||0||9.0||15||7||7||1||2||0||5||7.00|
|Career||3||6||0 - 0||11||11||0||59.1||76||37||36||8||15||0||45||5.46|
Daniel Jeremiah calls NFL Sunday to preview the NFL Draft and discuss what the New England Patriots will be looking to do starting Thursday night.
In hour 2 of NFL Sunday, we get more draft talk from Price and Dickerson. They discuss if the Pats will trade up or down at all or what they can get by staying put. Also, what does the RB position look like for New England? We hear from Daniel Jeremiah from the NFL Network and NFL.com and get his thoughts on the NFL draft and what the Patriots will do. Finally, the boys talk about the Greg Hardy situation in Dallas.
It's finally the week of the NFL Draft and the guys are psyched. They kick off the show discussing the release of the NFL schedule and how they expect the Pats to do against a relatively easy road for the Super Bowl champs. Greg and Chris talk about any difficult match-ups and if any teams in the AFC East can contend with the Patriots. Then the boys move on to the Draft and where the Pats may go. WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia joins the program to discuss his thoughts on the upcoming draft, the Pats needs and his ideas on why the Patriots may in fact trade up this season.
Greg Dickerson and John Tomase discuss the amazing season for the Celts and if they have any chance against Lebron and the Cleveland Cavs in a seven game series. If they do, HOW ... how do they get it done?
Brian "White Mamba" Scalabrine joins the guys to talk about the Celtics playoff push, the development of Marcus Smart and James Young, and the prospect of Brad Stevens leaving the Celtics for a college job.
Brow Buff's Sam Packard and Ben Kichen break down Marcus Smart's unfortunate ball tap, debate leadership in the Celtics locker room, and rehash the great Kevin Love to Boston rumors.
Joe and Lou Merloni talk with the hero of the night, Mookie Betts after the Red Sox come back to beat the Toronto Blue Jays in walk-off fashion in the first game of the series
Joe and Dave talk with Red Sox super utility man Brock Holt, who hit the game winning 3 run home run that propelled the Red Sox over the Baltimore Orioles, and played some stellar defense to seal the win.
Continued Red Sox talk on benching Victorino and the Red Sox pitching issues..and Sean's love for the band Poison.
The awesomely knowledgeable Fluto Shinzawa calls DJ, Naoko and Pete to talk about his thoughts on the future of the B's. He discusses his column from earlier this week on Cam Neely wanting to give Claude the ax earlier in the season but not getting the ok. Fluto shares his thoughts on Chiarelli's firing, the future for Claude and where the Bruins should go from here. He also gives his opinion on potential moves the team can make, who would fit in here, his thoughts on the NHL playoffs so far and more.
In the final hour of the "midseason finale" as DJ likes to call it, the crew discuss more about the future of the Bruins franchise, the possible power struggle in the front office and who should be the head coach going forward. They talk to intelligent and talented Fluto Shinzawa about all of these thing and more in an excellent interview, and finally, DJ says THANK YOU!
DJ, Naoko and Pete get into the huge week for the Bruins that saw the franchise move on from GM Peter Chiarelli. They discuss why that was done and if they agree. What does this mean for Claude? They talk about Claude and if he can exist here. If not, who would work in Boston? They also get into the NHL Draft Lottery last night and talk to ESPN Boston's Joey "National" McDonald live from Tampa, Florida.
Frank Perullo joined the show to defend his poll.
Stephen A. expressed his thoughts on Tom Brady's White House snub and Floyd Mayweather's past.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.
The Celtics, unsurprisingly, were swept by the Cavs and Jackie helped the guys recap the season, and the crazy final game which saw some hard fouls as well as an ejection of JR Smith.
The guys dissect Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer on Friday night.
The Red Sox rotation has the worst ERA in the league. No one thought this team had a true Ace, but did we think it was going to be this bad?
Dale, Michael and Jerry discuss the struggling Red Sox, in particular the tattered shape of their starting and relief pitching.
Dale and Michael discuss the sweeping nature of the exit of the Celtics, and whether or not Kelly Olynyk made a dirty play when he injured Kevin Love's shoulder early in the final game.
We look into four injuries in pro and Boston sports where a debate erupted about whether or not there was an intent to injure on the play.
Mikey, Lenny, and Erin talk about the Sox 7-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Patriots Day and the Sox hold on first place in the AL East. Also, the Celtics trail the Cavs 1 Game to 0 in their 1st Round series and the 2015 Boston Marathon is in the books.
Mikey Adams, joined by Lenny Megliola and Chris Villani, talks about the Red Sox home opening win at Fenway and the Bruins fallout after missing the playoffs including the future of Peter Chiarelli and Claude Julien.
Chris Price joins Mut to talk about how Revis will heat up the Jets-Pats rivalry next season
Gerry, Kirk and Glenn discuss Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer and Chris Gasper's latest column.
Football fans and Fantasy Footballers know that there is NO Offseason in the NFL, so Jim and Pete are back with the first of a series of Fantasy Football Podcasts of the “NFL Draft variety.” Tune in and you’ll get an in depth analysis on Pete’s most first batch of scouting reports on this year’s crop of Rookie Targets. Jim and Pete kick it off with a lot of focus on a Runningback rich draft class, some of the top Wide Receiver talent and touch on the top Quarterbacks, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota. Enjoy!
Uncle Buck joins Chris on the show again to talk about Raw from 4/20, finishing maneuvers and gives a few classic match picks.
Stephen A. expressed his thoughts on Tom Brady's White House snub and Floyd Mayweather's past.More from this show
Gerry, Kirk and Glenn discuss Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer and Chris Gasper's latest column.More from this show
The Celtics, unsurprisingly, were swept by the Cavs and Jackie helped the guys recap the season, and the crazy final game which saw some hard fouls as well as an ejection of JR Smith.More from this show