The Comeback Kid
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Hello Again, And Don't Let the Door Hit Him On the Way In!
Schilling Comes Back to Boston in $8M Deal
That Includes $2M Worth of Weight Gains
"I inserted the weigh in clause in the second round of offers, counter offers. Given the mistakes I made last winter and into spring training I needed to show them I recognized that, and understood the importance of it. Being overweight and out of shape are two different things. I also was completely broad sided by the fact that your body doesn't act/react the same way as you get older. Even after being told that for the first 39 years of my life. Now I can't get on Dougie [Mirabelli] anymore, which sucks, and I am sure the clause will add 15-100 more jokes to Tito's Schilling joke book." -- 11.06.07, The Schill is Back