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
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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 - 2:54 pm | View Link
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 - 11:17 am | View Link
Detroit Tigers not hanging heads as Game 5 of ALDS looms: 'Nobody said it's going to be easy' DETROIT -- One game will decide it all. If the Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees, they head to Texas with their World Series dreams intact. If they lose, they head home. The Tigers and Yankees are headed to a decisive Game 5 at Yankee Stadium after ... 10/4/2011 - 2:40 pm | View Link
ALDS: Tigers Beat Yankees in Game 3, Will Look to Close Out Series vs. A.J. Burnett The Tigers are one game away from shocking the Yankees again in the ALDS. The Tigers will try to close out the series Tuesday night in Detroit. The Yankees, by no fortune of their own, will send A.J. Burnett to the mound in their first must-win game of the ... 10/3/2011 - 7:41 pm | View Link
Scherzer, Tigers even series as the Tigers beat New York yesterday, 5-3, and evened their American League Division Series, 1-1. After walking two and throwing 26 pitches in the first inning, Scherzer got through the next three innings in 36 pitches. No one reached base. The Yankees ... 10/2/2011 - 10:29 pm | View Link
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Notre Dame defensive back Devin Butler was arrested and charged with felony battery
outside of a South Bend bar last weekend. Police claim that Butler was involved in a fight outside of the bar, and tackled an officer to the ground when they attempted to break up the fight. Now Butler’s girlfriend Haleigh Bailey and Selina Bell, the fiancée of fellow Notre Dame player Torii Hunter Jr.—both eyewitnesses to the incident—are claiming that the cops’ narrative is false.
Cristiano Ronaldo, the greatest soccer-playing cyborg
ever made/animated, had a year to remember. First, he dragged Real Madrid to Champions League glory (pulling them through the least daunting field maybe ever, but hey, winning’s winning) in May. For his next feat, he stood on the sidelines with wet eyes and a hoarse throat as he watched his teammates win the Euro 2016 final.
Where is Tre Mason? Not with the Rams, who said they hadn’t heard from their second-year running back since the end of last season, and placed him on the Reserve/Did Not Report list when he failed to show up at training camp on July 29. In recently released dashcam video from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office, Mason’s mother frets that football has ruined her son’s brain.
ESPNCough drop company signs Ryan Lochte to endorsementESPNAmerican swimmer Ryan Lochte, who lost all of his endorsement deals on Monday, added a new deal Thursday. Cough drop company Pine Brothers announced the partnership, saying that it hopes people forgive the 32-year-old swimmer, who was involved Ryan Lochte Inks Endorsement Deal With Pine Bros.