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For Our Kids, Let's Take Tobacco Out of Baseball

Matthew L. Myers | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Matthew L. Myers

What players do on their own time in their personal lives is for them to decide, but baseball stadiums are workplaces and public places, and baseball games are seen by millions of kids.

As A Father And As A Man, I Am Disgusted By Curt Schilling's Twitter Trolls

The Good Men Project | Posted 03.12.2015 | Sports
The Good Men Project

There is nothing funny or cool or manly about this type of behavior. Not remotely. And if you are friends with or know one of these people -- or people that behave this way, in real life or online -- let's make sure they know that.

Do You Support Gun Control? Do You Believe That Guns Kill?

David Sable | Posted 03.09.2015 | Business
David Sable

My readers know that I abhor anonymous online posting, as so many reek of vitriol, envy and plain old maliciousness. What really makes me wonder is how college students tolerate and rationalize the codified anonymity of growing social networks like Yik Yak.

What All Parents Can Learn From Curt Schilling

Kristen Hewitt | Posted 03.05.2015 | Parents
Kristen Hewitt

The news on television, sports talk radio and the web this week has been centered around Curt Schilling, former Red Sox pitcher and his daughter Gabby. A former athlete and proud father tweeted out a congratulations to his daughter about her softball scholarship... and some of the responses he received were vulgar and downright terrifying.

Curt Schilling Vows To Explore 'Legal Options' Against Twitter Trolls

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 03.05.2015 | Sports

Never mess with dad.

Curt Schilling Gets Twitter Troll Who Terrorized His Daughter Fired

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 03.04.2015 | Sports

Dad to the rescue.

Curt Schilling Falsely Claims Anti-Republican Bias In Hall of Fame Snub

John A. Tures | Posted 03.10.2015 | Sports
John A. Tures

Schilling has some good statistics and should eventually get in. But claiming an anti-Republican bias is just nothing more than a wild pitch, that won't help his case for Cooperstown.

Biased WAR and JAWS Stats Can't Keep John Smoltz From the Hall of Fame

John A. Tures | Posted 03.07.2015 | Sports
John A. Tures

Major League Baseball seems poised to admit its largest class into the Baseball Hall of Fame since 1936. Of those candidates for Cooperstown, fewer are generating as much debate as John Smoltz of the Atlanta Braves.

Former MLB Star Blames Chewing Tobacco For Mouth Cancer

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 10.20.2014 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) — Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on using chewing tobacco for...

Promising News For Former MLB Star

AP | Posted 08.25.2014 | Sports

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Curt Schilling, the former Boston Red Sox pitcher turned ESPN television analyst, said Wednesday his cancer is in remission....

A Yankee Fan's Open Letter to Mr. Curt Schilling

Hart Seely | Posted 04.07.2014 | Sports
Hart Seely

Dear Sir, I know EXACTLY what you're trying to do. And don't even think about it. This business you announced yesterday -- something about you havin...

Former MLB Star Has Cancer

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 04.07.2014 | Sports

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former star pitcher turned television analyst Curt Schilling announced Wednesday that he is battling cancer. The 47-year-old...

A Step in the Right Direction for the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.10.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The voting for the Hall of Fame is still hamstrung by a flawed electoral system, a backlog of good candidates and myriad steroid related problems, but the election of these three candidates is possibly a step in the right direction.

Shake-Up On ESPN's 'Sunday Night Baseball'

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 12.09.2013 | Sports

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Curt Schilling knows criticism is coming. He expects it. The former All-Star pitcher is replacing Orel Hershiser on E...

Jack Morris, Mike Mussina and the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Because of the BBWAA's failure to vote many players into the Hall of Fame in recent years, including none last year, this year's Hall of Fame Ballot has well over ten candidates who have solid to excellent Hall of Fame credentials.

What Does Carlos Beltran's Great Post-Season Play Mean?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 12.09.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Beltran's post-season credentials are a product of his strong play, but also of the era in which he played. When baseball moved to the expanded playoff system following the 1993 season, it pro-actively sought to change how its past is viewed.

Famous Baseball Player Sells Home Items

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling — whose video game company collapsed into bankruptcy...

How Much For THIS ?

Reuters | Posted 04.26.2013 | Business

By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, Feb 23 (Reuters) - A jersey worn by the captain of the U.S. men's Olympic hockey team in its "Mi...

Schilling: Red Sox Encouraged PED Use

Posted 02.07.2013 | Sports

The PED plot thickens as Hall of Fame nominee Curt Schilling has claimed that members of the Boston Red Sox staff suggested that he use performance-en...

Former Red Sox Pitcher: 'I Know I Played' Alongside Gay Teammates

Posted 02.06.2013 | Gay Voices

The media firestorm over a San Francisco 49ers player's anti-gay proclamations has finally settled for now, but other key sports figures are speaking ...

Bloody Sock Expected To Sell For $100,000

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI | Posted 03.19.2013 | Business

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling – whose video game company underwent a spectacular collapse into bankruptcy las...

Curt Schilling Sued By Rhode Island

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI | Posted 01.01.2013 | Sports

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island's economic development agency on Thursday sued former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling and some of its former offi...

Schilling Rips 'Gutless' Valentine

Posted 10.08.2012 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing The Bobby Valentine Era ended in Boston after one glorious dumpster fire of a season, where the Red Sox lost 95 ga...

Curt Schilling Might Have To Sell Bloody Sock

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI | Posted 12.04.2012 | Sports

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling might have to sell or give up the famed blood-stained sock he wore on the team's...

No Federal Charges Facing Ex-MLB Star

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 09.28.2012 | Sports

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- No federal criminal charges will be brought in the case of the video game company owned by former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, ...