The Minihane Reminder – The Boston Media Is Not Very Tough (skinned)

Only in Boston could we have a ceremony celebrating the 10-year anniversary of a Championship that broke an 86-year drought and then spend the next day listening to the media bitch endlessly about it. Then we have Kirk Minihane's column today. (The Manny Ramirez reminder: Boston is not a tough sports town) Holy crap. I … Continue reading The Minihane Reminder – The Boston Media Is Not Very Tough (skinned)

ESPNBoston.com vs CSNNE.com vs WEEI.com

Boston sports are covered like nowhere else in the country. In addition to the double-digit number of newspapers that cover the New England professional sports teams on a daily basis, we've also seen multimedia outlets jump into covering the teams with reporters and columnists. Sports radio powerhouse WEEI was the first to really jump into … Continue reading ESPNBoston.com vs CSNNE.com vs WEEI.com

More LJ

The angle of the head is a little off, but perhaps LJ just got a photo a few frames off from this one...or maybe he actually drew Ellsbury's head. In any event, he made sure to include the fan with the outstretched arms in the background...

Schilling Gives First Post-Retirement Interview

At the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco today, Curt Schilling gave his first interview since announcing his retirement via his blog yesterday. Mike D'Alonzo says that Schilling "sat down with X-Play host and G4's Editor-In-Chief Adam Sessler at GDC and talked about his reasons for the timing of the announcement, which he jokingly referred to … Continue reading Schilling Gives First Post-Retirement Interview

Schilling Uses Blog To Announce Retirement

Curt Schilling made it official today, announcing his retirement from baseball. There will be no late-season signing and stretch run with the Cubs or Rays for Schilling. What's interesting is that Schilling has eschewed the traditional press conference (though that may come later) and announced this decision through his 38Pitches blog: Calling It Quits. The … Continue reading Schilling Uses Blog To Announce Retirement