Curt Schilling

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Alex Reimer
April 18, 2019 - 11:52 am
When I was 10 years old, I spent my Thanksgiving Day refreshing the AOL Red Sox message board for the latest news on Theo Epstein’s meal with the Schilling family. Fresh off the excitement of the Ryan Rupe acquisition, I was anxiously awaiting to see if the Sox would land one of the best big-game...
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John Tomase
January 25, 2019 - 10:37 am
Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy has never backed down from a fight during his Hall of Fame writing career, which means he definitely wasn't going to take any crap from Curt Schilling. That was Shaughnessy's message on Friday when he made a surprise call to Mut and Callahan to respond to Schilling's...
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John Tomase
January 25, 2019 - 9:48 am
Another year, another swing and miss for Curt Schilling at Cooperstown. On Friday, the former Red Sox great joined Mut & Callahan to discuss a Hall of Fame voting process that seemingly penalizes him for controversial Facebook postings and the espousal of wild conspiracy theories. "The baseball...
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Rob Bradford
January 23, 2019 - 7:52 am
In 2008 I was cruising along toward a Hall of Fame vote. Three years in the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Then something happened. I took a job in what was perceived as the fly-by-night world of the internet. The way it works is that you need 10 consecutive years in the BWAA in order to...
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Mariano Rivera
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John Tomase
January 01, 2019 - 1:29 pm
The deadline for submitting Hall of Fame ballots passed on New Year's Eve and the class of 2019 will be announced later this month. The only sure thing is former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, who's bidding to become the first unanimous selection in history. He'll likely be joined by right-hander...
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Aaron Halford
October 26, 2018 - 10:51 am
After falling behind the Yankees 3-0 in the 2004 American League Championship Series, the Red Sox were able to scrape out two nerve-wracking extra-inning victories, pushing the series to a Game 6 at Yankee Stadium. The Sox turned to Curt Schilling, who was shelled in Game 1 of the series while...
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Alex Reimer
October 25, 2018 - 10:49 am
The Red Sox did not invite Curt Schilling to a first pitch ceremony involving some members of the 2004 championship team, permitting the World Series hero to play his new favorite role: victim. In an email to me, Red Sox spokeswoman Zineb Curran said Wednesday’s event, which involved seven players...
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Alex Reimer
October 24, 2018 - 7:21 pm
The Red Sox say Curt Schilling wasn't intentionally left out of Wednesday’s first pitch ceremony involving some members of the 2004 championship team. In an email to me, Red Sox spokeswoman Zineb Curran says the gathering was organized informally. Schilling did not an receive an invitation. “The (...
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Kyle DaLuz
October 24, 2018 - 5:30 pm
Former Red Sox great Curt Schilling, an instrumental component of the 2004 World Series team, will not partipate in the pregame ceremonies prior to Game 2 Tuesday night at Fenway Park. Seven members of the 2004 team that beat the St. Louis Cardinals for Boston's first World Series title in 86 years...
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Alex Reimer
August 30, 2018 - 12:51 pm
It’s early Wednesday morning on a stifling late-summer day, and one of the greatest postseason pitchers of all-time is sitting in his den ranting into a webcam about Twitter suppressing his follower count. “In January of 2017, I had 224,000 Twitter followers,” Schilling tells Iowa-based Christian-...
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