Results matching “schilling”
Feb 19, 2015, 9:43 AM EST
Maybe not great that a guy who runs a sports agency doesn’t know one ballplayer from another?
Jan 9, 2015, 1:30 PM EST
Curt Schilling seeks to set the record straight.
Jan 7, 2015, 4:10 PM EST
He also claims John Smoltz did because he’s a Democrat. Except, in fact, John Smoltz is not a Democrat.
Dec 26, 2014, 7:32 AM EST
Actually, no, he probably wouldn’t have, Curt.
Dec 1, 2014, 4:06 PM EST
And he allows for at least some belief in evolution. Like, maybe enough to get him a D minus on a biology 101 paper rather than an F.
Nov 13, 2014, 7:59 AM EST
This, so far, is my favorite moment of the offseason.
Oct 24, 2014, 3:30 PM EST
And he wouldn’t wish it on anyone else.
Sep 9, 2014, 11:03 AM EST
Good to see the future Hall-of-Famer on the mend.
Aug 20, 2014, 8:43 AM EST
Another star player reminds us of the dangers of smokeless tobacco use.
Jun 26, 2014, 2:16 PM EST
Good news for a great pitcher.
Feb 5, 2014, 5:42 PM EST
Former major league All-Star Curt Schilling revealed Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with cancer. “I’ve always believed life is about embracing the gifts and rising up to meet the challenges,” the 47-year-old said in a statement. “We’ve been presented with another challenge, as I’ve recently been diagnosed with cancer. Shonda and I want to…
Dec 13, 2013, 1:00 PM EST
Bob Raissman of the Daily News spoke with Curt Schilling, ESPN’s new Sunday Night Baseball color commentator. They talked about style and stuff, and Schilling, quite characteristically, does not lack confidence: “I can watch a pitcher for an inning and have a deep and wide understanding of who and what they are and what they…
Dec 9, 2013, 9:28 AM EST
Yesterday we learned that Orel Hershisher is leaving ESPN to take a job broadcasting Dodgers games. Because, for some reason, ESPN thinks that a three-man booth is good for baseball (it isn’t) they felt obligated to fill Hershiser’s spot. And because, for some reason, ESPN thinks Curt Schilling is someone people want to listen to…
Oct 14, 2013, 9:45 AM EST
The morning after the latest chapter of Boston Red Sox post-season heroics, a reminder of how fleeting such glory can be. Curt Schilling, hero of 2004, has people going over all of his stuff. We noted his estate sale last week. Here’s a scene from it that kind of brings home that these guys are…
Oct 8, 2013, 9:50 AM EST
Curt Schilling went broke designing video games in which players were to have engaged in mounted combat while riding flying pigs. How that wasn’t a billion dollar idea I have no idea, but stuff happens. And when you go broke, stuff gets auctioned off. Curt Schilling’s stuff, to be specific, and you can go here…
May 10, 2013, 2:13 PM EST
Curt Schilling tackled a couple of hot topics on WEEI radio Friday: the David Ortiz-Dan Shaughnessy PED controversy and the Clay Buchholz ball-sliming scandal. On the David Ortiz matter, Schilling backs his former teammate and knocks Shaughnessy for once again trying to insert himself into the news. “Because it’s as important for him to be…
Curt Schilling wanted his video game to have “mounted combat on flying pigs.” Yet it somehow failed.
Apr 26, 2013, 2:29 PM EST
Jonathan Mahler of Bloomberg View has a story about Curt Schilling’s business failures at 38 Studios. The difference here: he found a business school case study from 2009 in which Schilling — pre-failure — was interviewed about his plans and ambitions. And once you read it, you won’t be all that surprised that it failed.…
Mar 29, 2013, 9:05 PM EST
I’m not lying. Thankfully, the rest made reasonable picks in Joey Votto (17 votes), Buster Posey and Bryce Harper (six), Ryan Braun and Justin Upton (three), Andrew McCutchen (two), and Matt Kemp, Jason Heyward and Giancarlo Stanton (one). Ryan Howard is 33 years old and is still visibly limping from an Achilles injury that caused…
Feb 23, 2013, 11:24 PM EST
From the Associated Press, via NBCSports.com: NEW YORK (AP) – A bloody sock worn by Curt Schilling while pitching for the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of the 2004 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals was sold for $92,613 at a live auction on Saturday night at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion. Schilling had loaned…
Feb 11, 2013, 11:32 AM EST
More fallout from the Curt Schilling controversy from last week. Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston has two sources with direct knowledge of the 2008 investigation into Schilling’s claims that a Red Sox employee suggested he take PEDs telling him that the claim by Schilling was “completely baseless.” Theo Epstein and a spokesman for Major League…
Feb 8, 2013, 2:03 PM EST
And we’re done here, apparently. A statement was released from Major League Baseball with respect to Curt Schilling’s statement on Wednesday that someone with the Red Sox advised him to take PEDs back in 2008: “At the time of the incident in question in 2008, the Boston Red Sox immediately reported the allegations to Major…
Feb 8, 2013, 7:14 AM EST
Curt Schilling spoke with WEEI’s Rob Bradford last night and gave a thorough explanation of Someone on the Red Sox Said Schilling Should Take PEDs-gate. Read the whole thing, but among the key takeaways: Schilling told Red Sox brass after it happened and MLB investigated, but admits he was less-than-forthcoming about it all to MLB…
Feb 7, 2013, 5:30 PM EST
UPDATE II: Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the person who suggested that Schilling take PEDs was investigated by MLB and cleared. It seems that the individual was eventually fired by the Red Sox, but not for that specific incident. UPDATE: Pete Abraham has more. And, yes, apparently there was an investigation back…
Feb 7, 2013, 3:02 PM EST
I spoke to a source with Major League Baseball this afternoon who tells me that MLB will investigate Curt Schilling’s claim on ESPN radio yesterday afternoon that a Boston Red Sox employee told him he should take PEDs when he was suffering from shoulder trouble in 2008. The source did not say what, exactly, would…
Feb 7, 2013, 1:48 PM EST
Someone on Twitter asked Curt Schilling if he was going to identify the Red Sox employee who he claims advised him to take PEDs in 2008. His response: Schilling update: RT @gehrig38: outing the person would not do anything for anyone. It wasn’t anyone in uniform, nor the baseball ops group — Jordan Bastian (@MLBastian)…
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- If addiction is an illness — and it is — Josh Hamilton shouldn’t be suspended 293
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