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
The Telly, 07.28.16 through 08.03.16 - Greeley Tribune Tess (Nina Lisandrello) tries to put hurdles in the path of a reporter ... from the 1955 World Series that featured the Brooklyn Dodgers, and ... 07/28/2016 - 4:28 am | View Link
On Brexit, Luxembourg and Swiss justice - Huffington Post ... decided to "[put] the bailing out of French and German banks exposed to Greek public debt ... including aiding and abetting tax-dodgers and ... 07/21/2016 - 1:12 pm | View Link
What's in store for UFC under new ownership? - Baxter Bulletin ... marketing officer for the Los Angeles Dodgers. ... As Rosen put it: “This is a group of people ... that the company’s own sizable debt ... 07/20/2016 - 11:18 am | View Link
AZ Memo: Thunderstorms in Valley; Melania speech controversy; ... - AZCentral.com ... deadline to clear $2 million in debt built up ... commitments finalized over the weekend put the ... stand game against the Los Angeles ... 07/19/2016 - 9:33 am | View Link
Dodgers Crush Cardinals 9-6, to take Series in St. Louis The Cardinals put together a three-run rally in the seventh ... Liberty Global plc's (LBTYA) debt to equity ratio was 4.72 while current ratio was 0.30. Also, CEO Robin Hayes sold 5,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on ... 07/26/2016 - 4:37 am | View Link
Debt Dodgers: Meet the Americans Who Moved to Europe and Went AWOL on Their Student Loans Some people are put in so desperate a spot they have attempted to bail on ... not to mention probably a bad idea from a long-term personal finance point of view, but these debt dodgers are real. I've met these Americans in Berlin, my adopted city. 01/17/2016 - 3:09 am | View Link
Crackdown on fine-dodgers on the Gold Coast as debt skyrockets to $118 million Carrara residents have also been put on the State Government’s naughty list this Christmas ... “As part of the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to tackle the rising SPER debt, a whole-of-government approach will be considered, centred on an ... 12/18/2015 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Labor abandons Newman plans for private debt collectors to tackle fine dodgers The debt has nearly tripled since 2004-05, when it was just $332 million. SPER has the power to seize and sell houses or cars, clamp cars, put a caveat on houses, garnish wages or bank accounts, and suspend driver’s licences. SPER can also have fine ... 05/19/2015 - 1:00 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 ... 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
Tax dodgers sapping Greek state’s payroll funding ... The Greek state loses some 16 billion euros a year as a result of tax evasion, an amount that could cover the cost of civil service salaries and pensions, which comes ... 07/25/2016 - 8:23 pm | View Website
Geopolitical Intelligence Services Advantage through knowledge with insights from experts on Geopolitics, Economics, Defense & Security and Energy 07/25/2016 - 8:23 pm | View Website
Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark Opened: 1998 Capacity: 13,066: Ballpark address: 2 South Mickey Mantle Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73104 07/25/2016 - 3:16 pm | View Website
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 ... 07/24/2016 - 11:02 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 07/24/2016 - 11:13 am | View Website
The Dallas Cowboys are the kings of the professional football world -- when it comes to retail, anyway. Led by wide receiver Dez Bryant, the Cowboys owned the top three spots on the NFL Players Association's Top 50 player sales list for the year's first quarter (March 1-May 31). Bryant -- who was joined by quarterback Tony Romo and rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott to round out that top three -- is the first non-quarterback to top the quarterly sales rankings, the NFLPA announced.[Click here to view the full Top 50 player sales list.]The NFLPA first began compiling the list, which is based on total sales of all officially-licensed NFL player merchandise, in 2013.