Curt Schilling

Curt Schilling gets massive Jesus tattoo

Move over, Ben Affleck. Curt Schilling has gotten some questionable ink of his own as he settles into middle age.<p>The right-hander hurler unveiled his …

Ben Affleck

Check Out Curt Schilling’s New Jesus Tattoo

Curt Schilling is an interesting fella.<p>During his baseball career, the righty was one of the top pitchers of his era and an absolute beast in the …

Baseball

Covering the Bases: Game 10

<i>Notes and quotes from Monday’s 2–0 win over the Tigers…</i><p><b>FIRST:</b> Bradley Zimmer sent a baseball tearing through Cleveland’s cold air on Monday night. It …

Roger Clemens

Struggling ESPN Takes Another Step Closer to Death

ESPN recently invested heavily in a new program to replace its morning “SportsCenter” called “Get Up!”<p>The investment is thus far looking like another …

Sports Media

Letter: Elaine Kehoe: Mattiello has to stop thinking only about himself

The time has come — and nearly gone — for the Rhode Island House of Representatives to vote on and approve the proposal for the new Pawtucket Red Sox …

International League

ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza wants to hear more female voices on MLB broadcasts

Jessica Mendoza, the first woman on ESPN’s “Sunday Night Baseball” team, is usually the lone woman in a baseball broadcast booth. This bears a lot of …

Baseball

5 great Phillies Opening Day memories

Opening Day is finally here.<p>For many, the first day of the season is like a holiday. Parents (the cool ones anyway) let their kids off of school to …

Baseball

The 5: Best Diamondbacks Opening Day performances

The Arizona Diamondbacks start their 20th season in Major League Baseball Thursday night when they take on the Colorado Rockies.<p>Here’s a look back at …

Baseball

Smoltz could join Maddux, Glavine as 1st-ballot Hall of Famer

It’s been 60 years since the Baseball Writers’ Association of America voted in more than three players to the Hall of Fame, but John Smoltz is the …

Willie Mays

'The Sandlot' at 25: Why the '90s Cult Classic Will Live 'For-Ev-Ver'

Director David Mickey Evans and star Chauncey Leopardi tell TheWrap about fan tattoos and an unused subplot<p>Five years ago, “The Sandlot” director …

Milwaukee Brewers

Jose Ramirez's fickle finger and 6 other things we learned about the Cleveland Indians

PHOENIX - Jose Ramirez reached for his bat and came away with a sliced finger instead. It knocked him out of Tuesday's spring-training finale after a …

Baseball

How Political Correctness Could Destroy Sports for Fans

Only seven players in Major League Baseball history have ever trumped the 612 home runs Jim Thome hit over the course of his 22-season professional …

Baseball

Campaign Notebook: Central Mass. Republicans pick sides in bid to oust Sen. Elizabeth Warren

WORCESTER - Republican lawmakers from Central Massachusetts ' red heartland are climbing aboard different bandwagons as the GOP picks a challenger to …

Joe Biden

Letter to My Younger Self | by Curt Schilling

Dear 16-year-old Curt,<p>Tomorrow at lunch, a kid is going to dare you to take a dip of Copenhagen. If you say yes, like I did, you’ll be addicted for …

Curt Schilling

Game developers push for unionization amid insecure positions, excessive OT | Ars Technica

"Game Workers Unite" push leads to some contentious discussions.<p>SAN FRANCISCO—Going into the Game Developers Conference this week, you could foresee …

GDC

Cynthia Nixon vs. the Post-Trump Celebrity Politician Freak Show

With the trend of D-list celebrity candidates spiking at the same rate as American exasperation with the Trump presidency, can Cynthia Nixon’s bid …

Donald Trump

John Skipper: Cocaine Extortion Forced Him From ESPN

John Skipper said a cocaine extortion threat forced him to resign from ESPN as president in December, <b>telling The Hollywood Reporter</b> he did it to …

John Skipper

Dallas Mavericks: Center of the future? Why Nerlens Noel, Dwight Powell and Salah Mejri aren't long term solutions | SportsDay

Center of the future? Why Nerlens Noel, Dwight Powell and Salah Mejri aren't long term solutions<p>This Story is About...<p>It wasn’t exactly a Curt …

NBA

FRANKEL: American Jews Must Finally Realize There Is No Place For Us On The Left

Possibly one of the oddest wonders in politics is the affinity for the Democratic Party, and the Left at large, among American Jews. In fact, when …

Religion

Jon Lester remains a dinosaur in a changing game

Jon Lester isn’t budging from his goal of throwing 200 innings in 2018, even though the evolution of the game suggests he may want to lower his sights.<p>But good luck telling Lester what to do.<p>The Cubs’ elder statesman and opening-day starter doesn’t care about the analytics that tell managers it’s …

Baseball

Cubs tab Jon Lester to start on Opening Day

Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports that Jon Lester will start on Opening Day for the Cubs. The Cubs open the season on Thursday, …

Baseball

Curt Schilling catches heat, again, for a controversial tweet

There’s no evidence to support the claim that some of the Florida students speaking out after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High …

Baseball

Chipper Jones denounces assault rifles

Chipper Jones is no left wing loony.<p>He was born and raised in small-town Florida, hunting and fishing before he ever picked up a baseball bat. During …

Major League Baseball

Red Sox introduce J.D. Martinez

As expected, J.D. Martinez‘s contract with the Red Sox was made official this morning. Soon afterward Martinez, his agent Scott Boras and Red Sox …

Major League Baseball

New York Mets Tim Tebow dealing with sprained ankle

Those hoping to see New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow in action may have to wait a bit longer.<p>There was a great deal of interest in Tim Tebow …

Baseball

Curt Schilling retweets Parkland shooting conspiracy theory

Curt Schilling continues making it impossible to remember him as a potential Hall of Fame pitcher. Instead, the former MLB ace and current Breitbart …

Hall of Fame

Baseball Hall of Fame: Curt Schilling hurts his chances with political persistence

Former MLB pitcher Curt Schilling did it again. In a recent tweet, the ultra-conservative took on the Parkland Shooting in Florida and helped spread …

Sports

Minnesota Twins: Logan Morrison is a good addition, but not enough

News broke Sunday morning that the Minnesota Twins had reached a deal with free agent Logan Morrison. While the pick up was a big move for Minnesota, …

Baseball

Is Tom Brady a poor sport? - 2-21-18

• This Just In<br>• Audio<br>• Trending<p>Rob Gronkowski teases Patriots fans with vague and ominous tweets<br>• Lightning reportedly pull off Ryan McDonagh blockbuster, …

Daniel Jeremiah

Report: Diamondbacks acquire Steven Souza from Rays; Yankees land Brandon Drury

<b>Update (6:35 PM ET)</b>: This is a three-team deal also involving the Diamondbacks, per Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic. The Diamondbacks will …

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