The Inside Pitch 04.10.18

April 10, 2018

The boys are back and while they're grumbling a bit about the weather (who isn't?), they're excited for another season of local sports coverage. With a no hitter having already been thrown, it looks like the boy's baseball season is off to a strong start and MSJ will be fielding their first softball team in years. Find out about this and more at this week's edition of The Inside Pitch.


The Inside Pitch 03.12.18

March 12, 2018

Rutland Raiders varsity boys basketball coach, Mike Wood joins Rutland Herald sports editor Bob Fredette and sports writer Tom Haley for this week's edition of The Inside Pitch. The Raiders have a 38-0 record going into the play-offs. Bob tries to find out some of the keys to Wood's successful program and Tom tries to stir up a little sibbling rivalry...all on this week's edition of The Inside Pitch. 


The Inside Pitch 03.05.18

March 5, 2018

This week it's all about boys high school basketball on The Inside Pitch. Bob Fredette and Tom Haley are joined by Fair Haven boys basketball coaches Bob Prenevost and Luke Vadnais. They run through the parings and make their predictions alongside Bob and Tom. 


The Inside Pitch 02.26.18

February 26, 2018

A special edition of The Inside Pitch with West Rutland girls basketball coach Carl Serrani -  here to talk about the Girls Division IV basketball tournament with sportswriters Tom Haley and Bob Fredette. Serrani has guided his Golden Horde teams to the semifinals in Barre the past six seasons. The tournament begins next Tuesday. 


The Inside Pitch 02.20.18

February 20, 2018

This week on The Inside Pitch, it's the emergence of the surprise player. Both Bob Fredette and Tom Haley have stories of player who came off the bench to help win the game this week. Hear that and more on the Rutland Herald's local sports podcast, The Inside Pitch.


The Inside Pitch 02.13.18

February 13, 2018

Basketball is in full swing and Bob and Tom are raring to get out and cover some games. Bob gives a shout out to the boys team in West Rutland for their big comeback last week, and encourages people to go and catch a game, Otter Valley versus Mill River or Fair Haven versus MSJ, it's a jump ball. 


The Inside Pitch 02.07.18

February 6, 2018

Bob Fredette and Tom Haley are back with another edition of the Rutland Herald's local sports podcast - The Inside Pitch. Sounds like Tom's a little under the weather, but it would take more than that to keep him from covering a game. Of course, more than that could come in the form of school delays due to weather on the horizon. Find out this week about the coach's poll, power rankings and Bob and Tom's thoughts on Windsor's standings. Tune in each Tuesday for the Rutland Herald's local sports podcast, The Inside Pitch. Email us your thougths at: and keep checking our website and Facebook for up to date information. and



The Inside Pitch 01.23.18

January 25, 2018

January winds down as Tom Haley winds up...


The Inside Pitch 01.16.18

January 16, 2018

Rutland Herald sports writers, Bob Fredette and Tom Haley take a look at the Coaches for Cancer events, run through the polls and discuss taking a knee, this week on The Inside Pitch.


The Inside Pitch 01.09.18

January 9, 2018

Tom is off like a fast break this week, while Bob’s still trying to shake the chills from the recent weather. Find out who’s covering what games this week and about the Coaches versus Cancer game in Poultney this weekend.