Schilling: Clemens Should Give Up Awards




 
--
 
December 20th, 2007  
Team Infidel
 
 

Topic: Schilling: Clemens Should Give Up Awards


Schilling: Clemens Should Give Up Awards
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling called on Roger Clemens to give up the four Cy Young Awards he's won since 1997 if he can't clear his name from allegations that he used steroids to prolong and enhance his career. "If he...
December 20th, 2007  
DTop
 
 
I think Schilling should give up sniping at other players in the media. It's really quite unbecoming of him. I'm no particular fan of Clemens but I wonder why Schilling thinks it's necessary to run his mouth once again?
December 20th, 2007  
mmarsh
 
 
I don't disagree with you DTOP, but Schilling does bring up a fair question.

IMHO. Unless its for true medical reasons (like to recover from an injury) Doping is cheating. Do we really want to give awards to cheaters like Clemens and Berry Bonds.
--
December 20th, 2007  
The Other Guy
 
 
Schilling has the problem where instead of saying what people want him to say, he says what he thinks. If he thinks you suck, then he will come out and say, "You Suck."

One of the reasons I like him...
December 20th, 2007  
DTop
 
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by mmarsh
I don't disagree with you DTOP, but Schilling does bring up a fair question.

IMHO. Unless its for true medical reasons (like to recover from an injury) Doping is cheating. Do we really want to give awards to cheaters like Clemens and Berry Bonds.
IMO, the awards have already been given and until someone (MLB or courts) determines that there was a rule or law broken at the time (which there may have been), then the awards are his to keep and they are certainly none of Schilling's affair. He acting like he has some say in the matter.
December 24th, 2007  
tomtom22
 
 
If it is proven that he did steroids during that period, then I agree he should forfeit the awards. Just like Jones had to give up all those Olympic medals the same should apply here.
 


Similar Topics
Red Sox Give Schilling 1-year, $8M Deal
Clemens camping with Astros, but no closer on decision to play
Schilling plans to file for free agency
Clemens: 'I'm failing at retirement'
Red Sox swept by Royals; Schilling rocked by Kansas City; Clemens records his 345th