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  Curt Schilling - SoSH | Boston Red Sox | Red Sox Rumors | Spring Training | Pawtucket Red Sox
Curt Schilling was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the second round of the 1986 amateur draft, after leading Yavapai (AZ) College to the Junior College World Series.
Schilling was cruising to a victory over the Anaheim Angels in game one of the AL Division Series when he injured his ankle fielding a ground ball late in the game.
Curt, being a resident of the Pittsburgh area, claims to be a fan of the Pittsburgh Pirates.
www.sonsofsamhorn.net /wiki/index.php/Curt_Schilling   (1947 words)

  
 Boston Red Sox - Painful season eats at Schilling - The Boston Globe
Curt Schilling is in pain, the worst of his 20 years in professional baseball.
Less than a year after Schilling risked his career to help the Red Sox capture their first world championship in 86 years, he is plagued by the guilt and despair of failing to fulfill the expectations of his fans and teammates.
Yet Schilling seemed to have found a comfort zone in Boston, where he will forever be revered for the personal sacrifice he made to deliver on his promise to end the franchise's championship drought.
www.boston.com /sports/baseball/redsox/articles/2005/09/27/painful_season_eats_at_schilling   (1425 words)

  
 Bosox baseball blog: Curt Schilling
Curt Schilling could once tell an opposing hitter that a fastball was coming on the outside corner and still blow it by him.
Curt Schilling expressed no emotion yesterday after being informed that attorneys representing slugger Barry Bonds may be targeting the Red Sox pitcher for comments he made about the San Francisco Giants to HBO’s Bob Costas.
Curt Schilling looked as if he were in a hurry to rejoin his Boston teammates.The 40-year-old righthander limited the Columbus Clippers to four hits in seven shutout innings, striking out four, during his third and final rehab start last night with the Triple A Pawtucket Red Sox.
www.bosoxbaseballblog.com /curt_schilling   (2375 words)

  
 Curt Schilling - BR Bullpen
Schilling was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the second round of the 1986 January draft.
Schilling lasted one season in Houston, again splitting time between the major leagues and the minors, before being dealt again to the Philadelphia Phillies before the 1992 season.
Schilling was regarded as a fireballer in 1997 and 1998.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Curt_Schilling   (902 words)

  
 Curt Schilling | BaseballLibrary.com
Schilling was known for throwing laser-like fastballs and nasty splitters and sliders, for sending more than 300 hitters home to mama over two consecutive seasons in 1997-98, and for going the distance more often than any other pitcher three times in his career (1996, 98, and 2000).
Schilling's unstinting claim that the Phillies' commitment to winning had disappeared after their 1993 NL championship season ultimately precipitated his trade to the Arizona Diamondbacks in the middle of the 2000 campaign.
Schilling was credited with starting this tradition of the "coverup," a practice which began during the 1993 World Series when catcher Darren Daulton suggested it.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/S/Schilling_Curt.stm   (2475 words)

  
 Curt Schilling : USAToday.com - Curt Schilling Biography from USAToday.com
Curt Schilling improved to 11-2 in the postseason as the Red Sox edged the Rockies 2-1 to take a 2-0 World Series lead on Thursday.
Schilling went on to allow the leadoff man to reach in three of the next four innings, but he kept pitching himself out of trouble, and Hideki Okajima bailed him out of a jam after taking over in the sixth.
Schilling was shaky early, allowing a homer to Victor Martinez in the second and allowing the leadoff man to reach in four straight innings.
fantasybaseball.usatoday.com /content/player.asp?sport=MLB&id=1519   (701 words)

  
 ESPN.com: MLB - D-Backs holding pair of aces with Schilling deal
Schilling, who had pushed for a deal to a contender, is headed home to Phoenix in exchange for first baseman-outfielder Travis Lee and pitchers Omar Daal, Vicente Padilla and Nelson Figueroa.
Schilling, who is likely to pitch against ex-Phillie Andy Ashby next Wednesday at Atlanta, has a 105-89 career record and won at least 15 games in each of the last three seasons.
Schilling had been with the Phillies since 1992, when he was acquired from Houston for right-hander Jason Grimsley.
espn.go.com /mlb/news/2000/0725/651606.html   (1227 words)

  
 Red Sox pin hopes on Curt Schilling in Game 6
It's a thought that crossed Schilling's mind Thursday night while watching Josh Beckett beat Cleveland, though he swept it away and instead dwelled on memories of beating the Yankees in 2004 with the famous crimson streak under his stirrups.
Schilling, who turns 41 next month and will be a free agent after the season, has terrific postseason chops, though he fizzled in Game2 of this series, allowing five runs in 4-2/3 innings.
Schilling has changed as a pitcher, realizing that he no longer has the same explosive stuff at his beck and call, like Beckett, and has to "manufacture outs" sometimes.
www.nydailynews.com /sports/baseball/2007/10/20/2007-10-20_red_sox_pin_hopes_on_curt_schilling_in_g-2.html?ref=rss   (496 words)

  
 Curt and Schonda Schilling - The ALS Association
Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling and his wife Shonda, two of the The ALS Association’s most prolific and indefatigable fundraisers, have added new curves to their vast repertoire of pitch efforts on behalf of ALSA.
Curt Schilling’s first order of business this year on behalf of ALSA was to sign a World Series baseball for each ALSA chapter.
Curt’s Pitch for ALS has been an extremely successful fundraising program since its beginning in 1993. ; Now part of the Curt’s Pitch team are ALSA chapters located in Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Northern New England, Philadelphia and Rhode Island.
www.alsa.org /schilling   (575 words)

  
 Most Inspiring Person of the Year 2004--Nominee Curt Schilling -- Beliefnet.com
When Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling was traded to the Boston Red Sox in 2003, it was a homecoming of sorts to the team where he had begun his career in 1986.
Schilling's career came full circle as he led the storied franchise to a definitive and dramatic World Series win, the team's first since 1918.
Schilling's charitable work, including generous and outspoken support for melanoma, children's cancer, and ALS (Lou Gherig's Disease) research, has been recognized with virtually every community service award in baseball as well as Worth Magazine's "Philanthropist of the Year" award in 2002 and USA Today's "Most Caring Athlete" award in 1996.
www.beliefnet.com /story/157/story_15717_1.html   (315 words)

  
 Curt Schilling | The BASEBALL Page
Hard-throwing Curt Schilling helped pitch three different teams to the Fall Classic, but it was his historically heroic effort with the Red Sox in 2004 that cemented his status as a legend in Boston.
Schilling finished runner-up in Cy Young voting three times in his career, but he won two post-season MVP awards: in the 1993 NL Championship Series with the Phillies, and in the 2001 World Series for the Diamondbacks.
During the 2001 World Series, Schilling was criticized by some for his behavior in the dugout, as he would dramatically bury his head in a towel, seemingly aware of the red light on the camera and when it was trained on him.
www.thebaseballpage.com /players/schilcu01.php   (963 words)

  
 ESPN - Schilling blasts media, makes $1M dare - MLB
Curt Schilling responded to the controversy over whether his socks were really bloody with a brush-back pitch and a $1 million dare.
In his blog, entitled 38 Pitches, Schilling asserted the blood on his socks during the 2004 ALCS and the subsequent World Series was indeed real.
Schilling had sutures stitched into his right ankle to hold an injured tendon in place so he could pitch in Game 6 of the 2004 ALCS, and repeated the procedure again in Game 2 of the World Series.
sports.espn.go.com /mlb/news/story?id=2851147   (1142 words)

  
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Curt Schilling Arizona Diamondbacks with Randy Johnson 8x10 Autographed Photograph In 2003 Curt Schilling recorded a 2.95 ERA which was fifth in the National League.
Curt Schilling Autographed 2004 World Series Baseball with 04 WS Champs Inscription When Curt Schilling returned to the team that first drafted him, he brought the power to restore glory to the Boston Red Sox and break a curse that had haunted the club since 1918.
Curt Schilling Boston Red Sox - On the Mound - 16x20 Autographed Photograph In 2003 Curt Schilling recorded a 2.95 ERA which was fifth in the National League.
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 Curt Schilling - Deadspin
On Tuesday Schilling lit into Bonds, with the famous "He admitted to cheating on his wife, cheating on his taxes, and cheating on the game," quote on the radio.
Last week, Curt Schilling was accused of self-aggrandizing ego worship for supposedly painting blood on his sock, or whatever it was.
Schilling's impassioned defense of his own heroism was both absolutely correct -- the man has a right to defend himself against false claims -- and completely fitting, because it allowed Schilling to further do what he does almost as well as he pitches: Promote his own legend.
deadspin.com /sports/curt-schilling   (915 words)

  
 Boston Red Sox - Schilling's sock called into question - The Boston Globe
But Schilling's reputation was the target of an attempted hit from, of all places, the Orioles' television broadcasting booth.
Schill takes his share of shots, and this one is so far below the belt that I'm embarrassed and I wish somebody would have had the good conscience to ask me. I saw the leg.
Mirabelli quickly sought out Schilling in the clubhouse, and assured him he'd never said the things that were attributed to him.
www.boston.com /sports/baseball/redsox/articles/2007/04/26/bloody_mess   (1065 words)

  
 Curt Schilling dominates Yankees until Jeter's homer
BOSTON - The last time Curt Schilling got matched against Roger Clemens was in Game 7 of the 2001 World Series, when he helped the Arizona Diamondbacks end the Yankees' run of three straight world championships.
But just when it looked as if Schilling was rediscovering his dominant form, he gave up the three-run home run to Derek Jeter that cost the Red Sox the game.
Schilling came within one out of a no-hitter on June 6 against Oakland, before he missed six weeks with a shoulder injury.
www.nydailynews.com /sports/baseball/yankees/2007/09/17/2007-09-17_curt_schilling_dominates_yankees_until_j.html?ref=rss   (458 words)

  
  Curt Schilling Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Curt Schilling was born on Monday, November 14, 1966, in Anchorage, Alaska.
Schilling was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 7, 1988, with the Baltimore Orioles.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Curt Schilling baseball stats page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=schilcu01   (199 words)

  
  Bio - Curt Schilling Wikipedia Curt Schilling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Schilling began his professional career as a prospect in the Boston farm system, but was traded to the Baltimore Orioles in 1988 for Mike Boddicker.
Schilling was one of the key factors in the Phillies' pennant run in 1993.
Schilling was once again runner-up in Cy Young voting in 2004, this time to Minnesota Twins' Johan Santana who was the unanimous choice of the voters.
www.blinkbits.com /bits/viewtopic/curt_schilling_wikipedia?t=273974   (1265 words)

  
 RotoTimes.com - Curt Schilling - Fantasy Baseball Profile
Curt Schilling threw a five-inning simulated game Tuesday night after he flew back from the funeral for former Philadelphia Phillies coach John Vukovich, according to the AP.
Curt Schilling has spent a few years working on a changeup, which he plans to use more often this season, according to the Boston Herald.
Curt Schilling said he plans to file for free agency after the season if he doesnÂ’t receive a contract extension before the end of spring training, according to the Boston Herald.
www.rototimes.com /mlb/player/511   (434 words)

  
 Curt Schilling News - Topix
Nothing but Curt Schilling's blood was seeping through his socks in the 2004 postseason, current and former Red Sox said Thursday after a rumor resurfaced that the pitcher milked his injury for drama while helping Boston end its 86-year title drought.
Curt Schilling pitched seven innings of five-hit ball, David Ortiz drove in the tiebreaking with a bloop single in the seventh, and the Boston Red Sox exploited Baltimore's revamped bullpen in a 6-1 victory Wednesday night.
Curt Schilling pitched eight innings of four-hit shutout ball and David Ortiz cracked a three-run home run and drove in four runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to an 8-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on...
www.topix.com /baseball-players/curt-schilling   (688 words)

  
 Curt Schilling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Curt Schilling of the Arizona Diamondbacks has been named the winner of the 2001 Roberto Clemente Award, presented by John Hancock, Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced today.
In Schilling's honor, a $25,000 donation from John Hancock will be made to the ALS Arizona Chapter at an on-field ceremony during the second game of the World Series.
Schilling ended the regular season with a record of 22 wins and 6 losses, the first 20-win season of his career, to tie Matt Morris for the National League lead in wins.
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 Curt Schilling, AL Championship Series, Interviews, ASAPSports FastScripts, Quotes, Transcript   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
CURT SCHILLING: Well, contrary to reports prior to the decision to come here, I had never mentioned the Red Sox as a team that I was potentially interested in.
CURT SCHILLING: It was, before we did what we've done to it, yeah, but we have taken care of all the problems I had and, like I said yesterday, we did a dry run of what we're going to do tomorrow and it worked fine.
CURT SCHILLING: In 1993 we went to Atlanta and I can remember, I was pitching the next day and I was talking to Terry Mulholland, and he said the awesome thing about being a starting pitching is you have the ability to make 55,000 people shut up when you're on the road.
www.asapsports.com /baseball/2004alcs/101104CS.html   (2511 words)

  
 Curt Schilling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Schilling was one of the key factors in the Phillies' pennant run in 1993.
On September 16, Schilling won his twentieth game of the season for the Red Sox, becoming the fifth Boston pitcher to win 20 or more games in his first season with the team, and the first since Hall of Famer Dennis Eckersley in 1978.
Schilling was once again runner-up in Cy Young voting in 2004, this time to Minnesota Twins hurler Johan Santana, who received all 28 first-place votes.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Curt_Schilling   (2048 words)

  
 Red Sox Add Curt Schilling to Rotation - General - RedOrbit   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Schilling accepted a trade to Boston on Friday after agreeing to a contract that could keep him with the Red Sox through the end of his career.
Schilling had said he would only accept a trade to the Phillies or the New York Yankees, but Epstein persuaded him to come to Boston after meeting with him through the holiday and joining the Schillings for Thanksgiving dinner.
Schilling was concerned that Fenway Park was unfriendly to right-handed fly ball pitchers.
www.redorbit.com /news/general/34799/red_sox_add_curt_schilling_to_rotation/index.html   (877 words)

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