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
Judge denies $20M severance deal for AMR CEO A federal bankruptcy judge has at least temporarily blocked a proposed $20 million severance payment for the CEO of American Airlines as part of the company's merger with US Airways. The judge ruled Thursday that the proposed payment to CEO Tom Horton exceeded limits that Congress set for bankruptcy cases in 2005. More
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We're closing in on corporate tax dodgers Debt Loading and Profit Alienation, and effective policy solutions to both of these loopholes have recently been implemented in Hong-Kong and the UK. To put this in perspective, these 76 corporations stole enough money from the public purse to restore $650 ... 04/19/2016 - 4:00 am | View Link
Debt Dodgers: Meet the Americans Who Moved to Europe and Went AWOL on Their Student Loans It's difficult to overstate how crushing America's student loan debt situation is. The amount of money adults ... let alone start paying off the principal. Some people are put in so desperate a spot they have attempted to bail on their loans by fleeing ... 01/17/2016 - 3:09 am | View Link
Crackdown on fine-dodgers on the Gold Coast as debt skyrockets to $118 million On average, each Southport resident on a SPER payment plan owes taxpayers $1,641. Carrara residents have also been put on the State Government’s naughty list this Christmas with residents owing $14 million for failing to pay fines from authorities and ... 12/18/2015 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Start-Up Lender Raises $200 Million From Ex-Owner of Los Angeles Dodgers With traditional banks constrained by regulations put in place since the financial crisis ... Mr. Griffin, 38, has years of experience in debt markets. He formerly was a managing director and member of the credit committee of the hedge fund Highbridge ... 01/13/2015 - 5:08 pm | View Link
Russian State Firm Shames Debt Dodgers on Billboards A power generation company in Omsk has put up warning posters about clients who have failed ... as well as the amount of his unpaid debt: 70,000 rubles ($1,700). The report did not specify how many of these posters have appeared in Omsk, but the TGK ... 10/20/2014 - 3:49 am | View Link
Bleacher Report | Sports. Highlights. News. Now. Sports journalists and bloggers covering NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MMA, college football and basketball, NASCAR, fantasy sports and more. News, photos, mock drafts, game ... 04/24/2016 - 9:44 pm | View Website
Frank McCourt (executive) Frank McCourt; Born August 14, 1953 (age 62) Boston, Massachusetts: Alma mater: Georgetown University: Occupation: Businessman, former owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers 04/24/2016 - 3:14 am | View Website
Greinke Likely To Decide Between Giants, Dodgers This Week ... Zack Greinke seeks a 5- or 6-year deal and is likely to pick between the Dodgers and Giants by the end of the week. Details at MLB Trade Rumors. 04/23/2016 - 3:19 pm | View Website
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Brooklyn Dodgers (Also known as Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers, Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Brooklyn Superbas, and Brooklyn Robins.) The Brooklyn Dodgers were a major league baseball ... 04/16/2016 - 4:00 am | View Website
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba will uphold its ban on baseball players that defected from the Communist-ruled island from playing for the national team at international events, a top government official told Reuters, quashing speculation that changes in the rules may be afoot.
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - The man accused of killing retired NFL player Will Smith and injuring the athlete's wife this month in a New Orleans shooting was indicted on Thursday on charges including second-degree murder and attempted murder.
NEW ORLEANS -- A business owner and semiprofessional football player was indicted Thursday on a second-degree murder charge in the shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints' defensive end Will Smith. Cardell Hayes was also indicted on a charge of attempted murder because police say