Author Topic: Red sox owner doesn't invite Curt Schilling to 2004 world series reunion pitch  (Read 1100 times)

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https://twitter.com/shondaschilling/status/1055247000713773059?s=21

Red Sox owner doesnít invite Curt Schilling to World Series 2004 reunion/first pitch (likely because heís an outspoken conservative even though he lives locally.)

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Politics aside, we donít win that title without Schilling. He deserves to be honored.


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Bold move by the Red sox owner.
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Petty move,. Political beliefs shouldn't come into play when recognizing sports accomplishments.

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I don't have an opinion on this...don't know the owner's personal relationship with Curt.

I will say that I don't consider Curt Schilling a conservative.  Conservatives don't tend to get themselves fired that often...not when they remain conservative, that is. 

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Pretty stupid move by the Red Sox.

Who cares what he's done/said off the field, there is no '04 title without Schilling.  Period.


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He should have been there.

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Schilling has some pretty fringe political views which he has a right to freely express.  Sox management is kind of dammed if they do dammed if they don't.  I think they should have just invited him if this was only about Shilling's politics.  Makes me wonder if there is not some other issue between him and the team.

 

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