Tag Archives: Curt Schilling

World Series Game 2: Learning something about myself

Red Sox 6, Cardinals 2 How can Boston not win the Series? This Curt Schilling story is a tale of athletic heroism straight out of Hollywood. It’s like Roy Hobbs rounding the bases as his jersey gets bloodier with every step, only without the sexy circumstances causing the injury. These postseason starts on his bum

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NLCS Game 7: Rocket grounded

Yesterday’s game:Cardinals 5, Astros 2 Cardinals win series 4-3The last time the Cardinals were in the World Series, 1987 against the Twins, the home team won every game. The same happened in this NLCS, sending St. Louis back to the Fall Classic. Should that trend continue, well, that means Red Sox in seven. This will

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ALCS Game 6: Schilling’s gutty performance

Yesterday’s game:Red Sox 4, Yankees 2 Yankees-Red Sox series tied 3-3Holy shit. First team down 0-3 to even get to Game 7. So I guess this series did turn out to be quite exciting after all. It’s down to one winner-take-all game, Derek Lowe against someone, as of this morning, yet to be determined. Kevin

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ALCS Game 2: Daddy’s Day

Yesterday’s games:Yankees 3, Red Sox 1Cardinals 10, Astros 7 Yankees lead series 2-0Red Sox Nation is calling it. Time of death: 10:28 p.m. Or whenever Olerud’s homer landed in the right-field seats. The long-suffering Boston fans can’t see a comeback from an 0-2 hole. At least there shouldn’t be any offseason second-guessing and questioning —

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ALCS Game 1: It’s Godzilla!

Yesterday’s game:Yankees 10, Red Sox 7 Yankees lead series, 1-0After it was 8-0, I wasn’t watching. So I guess I missed the actual game. Well, it clearly showed us a few things: 1. The Red Sox are never out of it. We already know the Yankees – they of the 61 come-from-behind victories this season

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