Collectors http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26635/all en Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Schilling to sell bloody sock worn in Red Sox 2004 World Series</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Curt Schilling Entertainment Human Interest Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:30:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735957 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Schilling to sell bloody sock worn in Red Sox 2004 World Series</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Curt Schilling Entertainment Human Interest Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:15:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736108 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Schilling to sell bloody sock worn in Red Sox 2004 World Series</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-people-news-summary-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Curt Schilling Entertainment Human Interest Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 21:15:46 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736405 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball-Schilling incident in 2008 a closed book, says MLB http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/baseball-schilling-incident-2008-closed-book-says-mlb <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 8 (Reuters) - Major League Baseball (MLB) says it fully investigated a 2008 incident in which former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling was allegedly advised by a team employee to take performance-enhancing drugs before the matter was closed.</p> <p>In an interview with ESPN Radio earlier this week, three-times World Series champion Schilling claimed he had been offered drugs by a Red Sox employee that year as "a potential path" for him to continue his pitching career.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/baseball-schilling-incident-2008-closed-book-says-mlb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Boston Red Sox players Business Collectors Curt Schilling Labor Law Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 21:00:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5750559 at http://www.globalpost.com Emails show economic official in RI discussed private funding for Schilling's game company http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130807/emails-show-economic-official-ri-discussed-private-funding-s <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A Rhode Island economic development official discussed private financing for 38 Studios a day after the state's $75 million loan guarantee was approved for Curt Schilling's now-defunct video game company, emails released by the state Wednesday show.</p> <p>Michael Saul, a former deputy director at the state's Economic Development Corp., wrote to a Bank of America executive about possible funding for 38 Studios. In an email from July 2010, Saul writes that another bank was considering $25 million in financing for 38 Studios.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130807/emails-show-economic-official-ri-discussed-private-funding-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Curt Schilling Technology The Canadian Press Thu, 08 Aug 2013 02:03:27 +0000 The Canadian Press 5905092 at http://www.globalpost.com RI judge: Bulk of state agency's lawsuit against Schilling, 38 Studios executives may proceed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130828/ri-judge-bulk-state-agencys-lawsuit-against-schilling-38-stu <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Most of a lawsuit claiming former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling and executives at his failed video game company duped the state's economic development agency into approving a $75 million investment can move forward, a Rhode Island judge ruled Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130828/ri-judge-bulk-state-agencys-lawsuit-against-schilling-38-stu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Business Collectors Curt Schilling Labor Law Technology The Canadian Press Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:17:04 +0000 The Canadian Press 5919868 at http://www.globalpost.com RI bankruptcy trustee wants to explore bringing claims against former 38 Studios officials http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130901/ri-bankruptcy-trustee-wants-explore-bringing-claims-against- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The federal bankruptcy trustee in the 38 Studios case wants to explore opening a second legal front in the bid to recoup losses from the failed $75 million state investment in former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's defunct video game company.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130901/ri-bankruptcy-trustee-wants-explore-bringing-claims-against-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Business Collectors Curt Schilling Technology The Canadian Press Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:45:31 +0000 The Canadian Press 5922414 at http://www.globalpost.com Indians, Perez avoid collapse against Orioles http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130904/indians-perez-avoid-collapse-against-orioles <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Indians, Perez avoid collapse against Orioles</p> <p>CLEVELAND -- It got a little hairy at the end, but the Cleveland Indians hung on to edge the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Tuesday night.</p> <p>With the Indians leading 4-0, Cleveland closer Chris Perez entered the game in the ninth inning in a non-save situation. After Perez had faced his first three batters, the Indians' lead was down to 4-3.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130904/indians-perez-avoid-collapse-against-orioles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Mike Mussina Thomson Reuters Wed, 04 Sep 2013 05:01:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5923752 at http://www.globalpost.com Orioles 4, Yankees 2 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130910/orioles-4-yankees-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Orioles 4, Yankees 2: Chris Tillman matched a career high with nine strikeouts and became Baltimore's first 16-game winner in 14 years as the host Orioles inched closer to idle Tampa Bay in the American League wild card race.</p> <p>Nick Markakis had three hits and drove in a run for Baltimore, which is 1 1/2 games behind the Rays for the second wild card spot. Tillman (16-5) allowed two runs and four hits, and retired 14 straight batters before he was pulled after yielding Lyle Overbay's home run to lead off the eighth.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130910/orioles-4-yankees-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors New York Yankees players Thomson Reuters Tue, 10 Sep 2013 05:19:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5929215 at http://www.globalpost.com Schilling lawyer says new documents contradict charges in EDC's suit over 38 Studios' collapse http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140110/schilling-lawyer-says-new-documents-contradict-charges-edcs- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>PROVIDENCE, R.I. - New documents directly contradict the allegations against former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling in a lawsuit that Rhode Island's economic development agency filed over the collapse of his video game company, his lawyer said Friday.</p> <p>Speaking after a brief hearing in the case in Superior Court, Sarah Heaton Concannon said that documents she recently received "contradict the allegations of the complaint" and show they're baseless. The documents had previously been withheld because lawyers for the Economic Development Corp. maintained they were privileged.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140110/schilling-lawyer-says-new-documents-contradict-charges-edcs-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Collectors Curt Schilling Technology The Canadian Press Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:53:55 +0000 The Canadian Press 6040128 at http://www.globalpost.com Former All-Star pitcher Schilling says has cancer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140205/former-all-star-pitcher-schilling-says-has-cancer <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - Former Major League pitcher Curt Schilling has been diagnosed with cancer, the six-time All-Star said on Wednesday.</p> <p>"I've always believed life is about embracing the gifts and rising up to meet the challenges. We've been presented with another challenge, as I've recently been diagnosed with cancer," Schilling said in a statement released by ESPN where he works as an analyst.</p> <p>He did reveal the type of cancer.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140205/former-all-star-pitcher-schilling-says-has-cancer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Boston Red Sox players Collectors Curt Schilling Thomson Reuters Thu, 06 Feb 2014 01:35:00 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6062860 at http://www.globalpost.com Baseball: Ex-Red Sox pitcher Schilling diagnosed with cancer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140205/baseball-ex-red-sox-pitcher-schilling-diagnosed-cancer <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Three-time World Series-winning pitcher Curt Schilling, now a commentator for ESPN, said Wednesday he had been diagnosed with cancer.</p> <p>"I've always believed life is about embracing the gifts and rising up to meet the challenges," Schilling said in a statement issued through the sports network. "We've been presented with another challenge, as I've recently been diagnosed with cancer."</p> <p>The 47-year-old six-time All-Star was slated to be part of ESPN's crew for "Sunday Night Baseball" broadcasts next season, and it wasn't clear if that would change.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140205/baseball-ex-red-sox-pitcher-schilling-diagnosed-cancer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Boston Red Sox players Collectors Curt Schilling AFP Thu, 06 Feb 2014 02:01:48 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6062882 at http://www.globalpost.com