Found February 07, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Curt Schilling
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Throughout his career, former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling was known as a gamer on the baseball diamond. Some fans might be surprised to learn he was another type of gamer, too. Schilling's video game production company, 38 Studios released its first product, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, with an early Tuesday morning release at selected Gamestops across the country. "For you gamers out there, this is kind of God of War meets Skyrim in a really cool way," Schilling said in an interview with's Jeff Howe while in Indianapolis for Super Bowl XLVI. The former pitcher was apparently pretty...
RELATED ARTICLES's 2012 Top 20 Red Sox Prospects

About two weeks ago, revealed it's 2012 Top 100 prospects for all of MLB. Included in that list were four members of the Boston Red Sox organization. They were third baseman Will Middlebrooks, outfielder Bryce Brentz (No. 64), shortstop Xander Bogaerts (No. 76) and catcher Ryan Lavarnway (No. 93). Now has released it's 2012 Top 20 Prospects for the Red...

Will Middlebrooks, Ryan Lavarnway Headline's Top-20 List of Red Sox Prospects

The tall task of replenishing the Red Sox’s farm system now belongs to Ben Crockett. As the new director of player development, Crockett will oversee the development of the organization’s prized prospects. And he will have talent to mold. On Tuesday, rated the top 20 prospects in Boston’s farm system. 1.Will Middlebrooks, 3B 2. Bryce Brentz, OF 3. Xander Bogaerts, SS...

Report: Tigers, Red Sox Nearly Swapped Curtis Granderson for Jacoby Ellsbury in 2009

During the past two years in pinstripes, Curtis Granderson has victimized the Red Sox, belting seven homers and 16 RBIs against the AL East foes. Turns out, the Yankees outfielder was nearly on Boston’s side of the rivalry. The Wall Street Journal reported the Detroit Tigers had inquired about Jacoby Ellsbury and Clay Buchholz in 2009 in exchange for Granderson. Then-Red Sox general...

Ben Cherington Could Face Lose-Lose Situation If David Ortiz's Arbitration Case Isn't Settled Before Hearing

Ben Cherington is mired in quite the predicament. On one hand, the first-year Red Sox general manager wants to appease star veteran David Ortiz with a contract. But on the flipside, Cherington wants to achieve that goal at the right price, submitting a $12.65 million price tag to the arbitration committee. Although it's a slight raise from 2011, Ortiz countered with a massive...

Red Sox Sign Australian Pitching Prospect Daniel McGrath

The Red Sox went overseas to lock down their next prospect, signing highly touted Australian pitcher Daniel McGrath. McGrath's professional team, the Melbourne Aces, announced the move Wednesday. Having signed the deal, the 17-year-old will travel to Fort Myers on April 1 to tour the facilities and get accustomed to the environment. McGrath won't use the facilities until...

RotoWire 2012 Boston Preview

The Red Sox were one of the bigger stories in the 2011 season - and not in a good way. News of September's collapse and the emerging revelations coming out of the postseason autopsy left the organization with a lot of in-house examination. That meant the Red Sox were not heavy players in the offseason player-acquisition markets. At least the elite players. Boston has spent a...

Alfredo Aceves and Red Sox agree at $1.2 million

Right-hander Alfredo Aceves and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $1.2 million, one-year contract that avoided salary arbitration. The agreement was $75,000 below the midpoint between the $1.6 million he had asked for in arbitration last month and the $950,000 he had been offered. Aceves can earn a maximum of $100,000 in performance bonuses: $25,000 each for five, 10, 15 and 25...

Red Sox vs. Blue Jays: Catching Prospects

Comparing what the Red Sox and Blue Jays have at each position in the minor leagues, we take a look at the crop of catcher prospects in each system. Which system is deeper? Which prospects have the most power? The highest ceilings? Take a look at this comparison between the two AL East farm systems.

Your Morning Dump...where the Sox add yet another pitcher

  Every morning we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump... Baseball America is reporting that the Red Sox have signed RHP Sean White to a minor league contract. The 30-year-old pitcher has appeared in 105 major league games, all with the Seattle Mariners, posting...

Sports Media Digest- February 8, 2012

Red Sox Manager of Studio 42 with Bob Costas-  The MLB Network has announced that new Red Sox Manager Bobby Valentine will be the guest of Bob Costas on the next edition of Studio 42 with Bob Costas.  The program will debut Monday, February 13th at 9:00p.m. ET. NASCAR Now Returns to ESPN Next Week- 
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