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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Cole Hamels trade: Phillies GM Ruben Amaro learned from disastrous ... - Somerset Reporter ... disastrous Cliff Lee trade following the 2009 season that he applied to his negotiations with the Texas Rangers this week. The Phillies traded... 08/1/2015 - 4:53 am | View Link
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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 - 6:52 am | 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
Seattle Mariners' Cliff Lee traded to Texas Rangers ARLINGTON, Texas - Cliff Lee suddenly is in the starting rotation for the AL West-leading Texas Rangers, who pulled off a big deal despite bankruptcy proceedings and unsettled ownership. The Seattle Mariners sent the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe ... 07/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Mariners' ace Cliff Lee traded to Texas SEATTLE - Cliff Lee is headed to Texas. The Seattle Mariners sent the ace left-hander and reliever Mark Lowe to the AL West-leading Rangers on Friday for first baseman Justin Smoak and three minor leaguers. It was the third trade in less than a year for ... 07/9/2010 - 12:46 am | 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
Say hey, baseball: Let's talk Cliff Lee trade rumors ... Friday morning's baseball includes the latest on Cliff Lee, Hunter Pence's injury, and the MLBPA on Josh Hamilton. 08/27/2015 - 10:52 am | View Website
Latest On Cliff Lee The Rangers and Padres were among teams to at least “kick the tires” on Phillies starter Cliff Lee earlier this winter, according to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com. 08/27/2015 - 4:54 am | View Website
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Cliff Lee Rumors The Phillies announced that left-hander Cliff Lee has been placed on the 60-day disabled list. Per the Phillies, surgery has been recommended for Lee, but because ... 08/26/2015 - 6:24 pm | View Website
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Jeremy Langford sat in front of a temporary island of locker stalls late Saturday, the kind of equipment hauled in to accommodate rookies and other roster hopefuls during the NFL preseason. And as the 23-year-old running back granted a postgame interview following the Bears' 23-11 victory over
Zack Greinke fired a four-hitter for seven scoreless innings to outduel Anthony DeSclafani as the Dodgers edged the Reds on Thursday afternoon, 1-0, for their first series sweep at Great American Ball Park since 2008.
Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler said he may borrow catcher Miguel Montero's gear to protect himself in his next at-bat. In three games over three days, Fowler has taken a foul ball off his right hand, his left elbow and his right shin, and he did not start Thursday in the series finale against the Giants.