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
This year’s Conforto? 9 stud call-ups who may swing playoff races - New York Post Think of Johnny Cueto and Ben Zobrist in Kansas City (2015), or Cliff Lee in Texas (2010), or what Yoenis ... of him replacing a traded Carlos 07/16/2016 - 5:06 am | View Link
AP source: Seattle’s Cliff Lee traded to Texas SEATTLE — Cliff Lee (Benton, Arkansas Razorbacks) is headed to Texas. A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe have been traded to the AL West-leading Rangers for first baseman Justin ... 07/9/2016 - 6:27 pm | View Link
AP source: Seattle's Cliff Lee traded to Texas ARLINGTON, Texas -- Cliff Lee is suddenly in the starting rotation for the AL West-leading Texas Rangers, who pulled off a big deal despite bankruptcy proceedings and unsettled ownership. While the Rangers might have a hard time affording Lee long-term ... 07/9/2010 - 1:02 pm | View Link
Source: Seattle’s Cliff Lee traded to Texas Cliff Lee is headed to Texas. A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press that the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe have been traded to the AL West-leading Rangers for first baseman Justin Smoak and three minor leaguers. The person ... 07/8/2010 - 10:56 pm | View Link
Cliff Lee Traded to Texas Rangers The Texas Rangers were bystanders for the playoffs in the first decade of the 2000s, but they are intent on returning this season, bankruptcy court or not. That became apparent on Friday, when the Rangers traded for the All-Star left-hander Cliff Lee, who ... 07/8/2010 - 7:19 pm | View Link
Cliff Lee traded to the Rangers for Justin Smoak, three others return, Texas gave a better package of prospects than they otherwise would have. This is a fairly astonishing turn of events given how the day has been ruled by rumors of Lee going to the Yankees. The return the Mariners are getting for Lee is fairly ... 07/8/2010 - 6:01 pm | View Link
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Lee Roy Caffey Lee Roy Caffey; No. 34, 60, 50; Position: Linebacker: Personal information; Date of birth: June 3, 1941: Place of birth: Thorndale, Texas: Date of death: January 18 ... 07/19/2016 - 1:35 pm | View Website
Cliff Lee Contract Details, Salaries, & Earnings | Spotrac Cliff Lee contract details, salary breakdowns, payroll salaries, bonuses, career earnings, market value, transactions and statistics. 07/19/2016 - 8:56 am | View Website
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Cliff Lee » Statistics » Pitching | FanGraphs Baseball Cliff Lee career pitching statistics for Major League, Minor League, and postseason baseball 07/18/2016 - 3:53 pm | View Website
What began at sunrise as a pleasant outing under relatively comfortable conditions (if 90 percent humidity can ever be considered comfortable), had deteriorated to a sweltering, suffocating endurance test under an searing sun, beating the bay so relentlessly I expected to see bruises appear on the boat's white gelcoat. The speckled trout that, for the first hour or so after sunrise, had regularly and greedily grabbed the live shrimp that we had drifted beneath popping corks over the submerged oyster reef had disappeared, driven off the reef and into cooler, darker waters by the broiling sun and a slacking tide.
MIAMI — Jacob deGrom and Jose Fernandez met Saturday night in a matchup expected to outshine almost any in the sport, the stakes raised with the outcome potentially swapping the Mets’ and Marlins’ spots in the standings. DeGrom had been untouchable for most of the past month. Fernandez had been declared “almost unbeatable” at Marlins