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
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 ... 01/2/2017 - 2:13 am | View Link
History shows that trading Cliff Lee is a terrible idea Check this out: Cliff Lee has been traded four times in his career ... Then, in another rental deal, the Mariners sent Lee to Texas in July, 2010 for prospects Matt Lawson, Blake Beavan, Jose Lueke and Justin Smoak. Beavan and Smoak are still with Seattle ... 07/30/2014 - 4:52 am | View Link
Rangers-Rays Game 1: This is Why Texas Traded for Cliff Lee Though they didn't pop the champagne in Oakland until Sept. 25, the Rangers clinched the AL West on July 9. That day changed a season. Changed a franchise's credibility. Changed October plans. That day, of course, brought Cliff Lee. The Texas Rangers now ... 10/5/2010 - 10:27 pm | View Link
Cliff Lee Traded to Texas Rangers, Sources Say The Cliff Lee talks went from whirlwind to nuts on Friday, with a deal with the Yankees moving from nearly done to essentially falling apart by Friday afternoon, leaving the door open for the Texas Rangers to swoop in and acquire Lee for a package of ... 07/9/2010 - 6:31 am | 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 Stats | Baseball-Reference.com Career: 143-91, 3.52 ERA, 1824 SO, P, 2008 AL Cy, 4xAllStar, Indians/Phillies/... 2002-2014, t:L, 4x BB9 Leader, born in USA 1978 01/13/2017 - 4:39 am | View Website
Lee Henderson Intro essay. by Lee | Filed under Fiction, Non-Fiction. This year I’ve done a bunch of writing and drawing but not so much publishing. Here’s something I worked ... 01/12/2017 - 11:39 pm | View Website
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Texas Sports Hall of Fame: Inductees The Texas Sports Hall of Fame currently has 352 inductees. Men and women who have brought lasting fame and honor have been honored since 1951 when Tris Speaker became ... 01/8/2017 - 1:14 pm | View Website
Cliff Lee Clifton Phifer "Cliff" Lee (born August 30, 1978) is an American professional baseball starting pitcher who is currently a free agent. He has played in Major League ... 01/7/2017 - 11:09 pm | View Website
NEW YORK -- The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and the Utah Jazz's Gordon Hayward on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 9 through Sunday, Jan. 15.