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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Tear up the rule book and start from scratch: What we can all learn from the anarchy of bankers and corporate tax dodgers Put aside the morality of what they did ... But in a barely publicised report this week, it’s been revealed that HSBC was trivial compared to what happened with debt in the banking sector. Financial analysts McKinsey have worked out that the austerity ... 02/10/2015 - 1:06 am | 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, alternative investment firms and technology start-ups are increasingly in the business of lending to companies. One new firm, MGG Investment Group, which is expected ... 01/14/2015 - 1:08 am | 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 - 10:00 am | View Link
Dodgers sold for nearly $1.6 billion in cash plus debt assumption, court records show Gross ruled that the focus of the proceedings would be on the Dodgers and that McCourt would not be allowed to put Selig on trial. Gross also denied the Dodgers access to league documents and television deals with other teams, restricting McCourt’s ... 04/6/2012 - 9:57 am | View Link
McCourt Has $700 Million Of Debt Tied To Dodgers He also said the team's operating income (that is, profit before debt payments and depreciation) was under $5 million for the 2011 season. The banker also said the sale book is "a piece of crap," because of the way it was put together and that some ... 12/19/2011 - 3:10 pm | View Link
Frank McCourt (executive) Frank H. McCourt (born August 14, 1953) is an American businessman, president of the McCourt Group and owner of the Los Angeles Marathon. He was owner and chairman of ... 09/2/2015 - 5:33 pm | View Website
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Los Angeles Dodgers owners Frank and Jamie McCourt divorce ... Frank and Jamie McCourt are battling to have and to hold the Dodgers. The team's pennant run will not be half as entertaining as the divorce trial promises to be. 09/2/2015 - 2:31 am | View Website
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Rookie quarterback Brett Hundley threw for four scores, Myles White made a case for a spot on the Packers' injury-stricken receiving corps with two touchdowns, and Green Bay finished the preseason with a 38-10 win Thursday night over the New Orleans Saints (0-4).
Hundley connected with Larry Pinkard on a 77-yard touchdown pass off a catch-and-run in the third quarter for the Packers (2-2).
Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBIs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings and the Washington Nationals opened a seven-game homestand with a 15-1 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
Washington moved within six games of the first-place New York Mets, who were off Thursday, in the NL East.
Over his last 11 games, Zimmerman, who was 3 for 3 on Thursday, is 17 for 42 (.405) with seven homers and 23 RBIs.
Clint Robinson was 2 for 4 and had four RBIs, while Yunel Escobar had three hits and drove in three runs.
Bryce Harper tied a career high with walks in all four of his plate appearances, and he scored four runs.