Curt Schilling questions character of Kirby Puckett in Hall of Fame rant Kirby Puckett has had his dirty laundry aired in public (at least in the media) on multiple occasions, perhaps most notably in this 2003 Sports Illustrated piece, three years before his early death.
It is a part of the Puckett story that most Twins fans either honestly don’t know about or choose to forget about — or, at the most, gloss over when thinking about the baseball hero.
The less-than-perfect side of Puckett the human, in fact, gets buried so deep that it becomes somewhat shocking when someone brings up his name in a negative way. More
McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
Cruz, Orioles beat Tigers 2-1 for ALDS sweep "We got beat. There's all there is to say," Scherzer said. "We got outplayed in the series ... seventh. Tigers C Alex Avila left in the sixth after taking a foul ball off the mask. Baltimore reached the ALCS in 1996 and 1997, losing to the Yankees and ... 10/5/2014 - 12:26 am | View Link
2014 ALDS: Orioles beat Tigers, 2-1, to complete sweep and advance to AL Championship Series “Absolutely not,” Orioles starter Bud Norris said when asked whether he ever imagined sweeping the Tigers ... series win of his big league managerial career, having lost the 1995 ALDS, 1999 NLDS and 2012 ALDS while managing the Yankees, Diamondbacks ... 10/4/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Detroit Tigers roster for ALCS vs. New York Yankees the same as it was for ALDS The Detroit Tigers will try to reach the World Series with the same roster that got ... Instead, they stuck with the 25 players who beat the Oakland A's 3-2 in the ALDS. The Yankees made one change, according to a Tweet by YES analyst Jack Curry. 10/13/2012 - 12:12 am | View Link
ALDS Game 5: Tigers Top Yankees 3-2, Advance To ALCS and the Tigers beat the Yankees 3-2 and advanced to the American League Championship Series. Nobody else has a chance, they said. You might as well gift-wrap the American League pennant and have two cards ready: one for the Boston Red Sox, another for the ... 10/6/2011 - 12:51 am | View Link
A day later, Yankees beat Tigers 9-3 in ALDS opener NEW YORK -- Robinson Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, rookie Ivan Nova pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning in an unusual relief appearance and the New York Yankees shook off a 23-hour rain delay to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 in their ... 10/1/2011 - 6:29 pm | View Link
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2012 American League Championship Series The 2012 American League Championship Series was a best-of-seven playoff pitting the New York Yankees against the Detroit Tigers for the American League pennant and ... 04/25/2016 - 12:57 am | View Website
MLB: The Night in Baseball: 4/22 Watch CBSSports.com Video Online ... With the first pitch of game 3 of the World Series, Noah Syndergaard threw a pitch over Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar's head ... 04/24/2016 - 1:16 pm | View Website
2001 World Series The 2001 World Series, the 97th edition of Major League Baseball's championship series, took place between the Arizona Diamondbacks of the National League and the ... 04/24/2016 - 11:28 am | View Website
MLB Videos | FOX Sports FOX Sports Florida's Jessica Blaylock recaps one the highlights of the Miami Marlins' offseason, the Taste of Miami event in February at Marlins Park, which featured ... 04/21/2016 - 1:19 pm | View Website
The Indian ExpressSerena Williams withdraws from Madrid OpenESPNSerena Williams has pulled out of next week's Madrid Open because of illness. The world No.1 said in a statement on the tournament's website: "Unfortunately, I have to withdraw from Madrid because I've been battling the flu and I'm not at 100 percent.
ESPNBest, riskiest draft picks of Round 1ESPNA lot of really good prospects came off the board on Thursday during the first round of the 2016 NFL draft, and I was impressed with the work of several teams in terms of their ability to draft for need while still getting good value.
CBSSports.comBengals take cornerback William Jackson III in 1st roundFOXSports.comOct 31, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Cougars cornerback William Jackson III (3) intercepts the ball from Vanderbilt Commodores wide receiver Trent Sherfield (10) and returns the interception for a touchdown in the third quarter at TDECU Stadium. Bengals select cornerback Jackson with 24th pickSpringfield News Sunall 83 news articles »
MLive.comPanthers select DT Vernon Butler with No. 30 pick in 2016 NFL draftSports IllustratedWith the No. 30 pick in the 2016 NFL draft, the Carolina Panthers select Louisiana Tech defensive tackle Vernon Butler. GRADE: A. Losing Josh Norman means that the Panthers will need to reinforce their defense in other ways, because there wasn't a