Originally written February 07, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
In an interview on Wednesday with Colin Cowherd on ESPN Radio, former Boston Red Sox starting pitcher and current ESPN analyst Curt Schilling claims that members of the Red Sox organization encouraged him to use steroids while injured in 2008. WEEI has the quotes. “At the end of my career, in 2008 when I had gotten hurt, there was a conversation that I was involved in in which it was brought to my attention that this is a potential path I might want to pursue,” Schilling told Colin Cowherd. Asked for more details, Schilling said the conversation occurred in the clubhouse and involved “former members of the organization — they’re no longer there. It was an incredibly uncomfortable conversation. Because it came up in the midst of a group of people. The other people weren’t in the conversation but they could clearly hear the conversation. And it was suggested to me that at my age and in my situation, why not? What did I have to lose? Because if I wasn’t going to get healthy, it di...
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