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Curt Schilling Cannot Taste Or Smell, Blames Chewing Tobacco For Cancer

Former Phillies pitcher Curt Schilling was pretty quiet after undergoing cancer surgery back in February. Schilling has undergone his fair share of troubles and then some after retiring from baseball: a bankruptcy, heart attack and subsequent stint placement, and now cancer. For the first time, Schilling opened up to Boston...
Via Philliedelphia
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling Blames Chewing Tobacco For Mouth Cancer

Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he has been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on his use of chewing tobacco for about 30 years. Schilling discussed the details on WEEI-FM in Boston on Wednesday. The former Red Sox right-hander announced in February that he had cancer but hadn’t disclosed what kind. He has said he is in remission after seven weeks of...
Via Geeks and Cleats
12 days ago  |  Discuss

John Farrell: Curt Schilling’s Mouth Cancer Should Add Awareness In MLB (Video)

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s recent battle with mouth cancer has opened more eyes about the use of tobacco in Major League Baseball. Red Sox manager John Farrell spoke about this issue before Wednesday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. “Hopefully…through Curt’s journey and the unfortunate passing of Tony Gwynn — these are two All...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Much to Matt Harvey's chagrin, Curt Schilling blames chewing tobacco for his cancer

Curt Schilling today blame chewing tobacco for his cancer. [Portland Press]Schilling discussed details of his cancer on WEEI-FM in Boston on Wednesday. He announced he had cancer in February, but had not disclosed what kind.He says there’s no question it’s due to chewing tobacco.Schilling is being treated at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute...
Via Bob's Blitz
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling blames smokeless tobacco for mouth cancer

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling announced on Wednesday that he was diagnosed with mouth cancer, and thankfully he is in remission. Speaking on the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon announced that he was diagnosed with mouth cancer and he believes that chewing tobacco was the reason why. Schilling told @DandCShow that he firmly believes […]
Via Full Scale Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling: Chewing tobacco gave me cancer

ESPN baseball analyst and former World Series MVP Curt Schilling has been battling cancer since the early stages of 2014.  While he has stepped away from his national television duties to seek treatment, the details of his cancer had been kept mostly quiet. Until now. In an appearance on WEEI Radio in Boston, Schilling revealed that he has been battling squamous cell carcinoma...
Via Awful Announcing
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling Reveals He Was Diagnosed With Mouth Cancer

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling was always an outspoken person during and after his highly successful major league career. However, the ex-ace has become very quiet in the last year or so. That’s in large part because Schilling has been battling cancer, a development Schilling announced in February. Other than announcement — and an appearance at a Red Sox game earlier...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Schilling had mouth cancer, believes tobacco caused it

Curt Schilling revealed on Wednesday that he was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, more commonly known as mouth cancer, back in February. Schilling had previously chosen not to reveal the type of cancer he was battling but discussed his health issues in more detail during the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon. “This all came about […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

10 best items from Curt Schilling's 38 Studios auction

WPRI: People lined up outside of the former headquarters of 38 Studios in Providence, where assets from Curt Schilling’s failed video company were being auctioned off to the highest bidder. A.B. From cubicles to replica weapons, 38 Studios was selling EVERYTHING from their former headquarters. As part of my civic duty as a part-time blogger, here is the condensed list of some of...
Via The Awesome Boston
October 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Schilling may have to sell bloody sock

Curt Schilling may have to sell the famous bloody sock because he listed it as collateral in a bankruptcy filing for his now-failed video game venture.

October 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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