Was Schilling's bloody playoff sock a hoax? Fri, April 27, 2007
No paint, no ink, no ketchup. Nothing but Curt Schilling's blood was seeping through his socks in the 2004 post-season, current and former Red Sox said Thursday after a rumour resurfaced that the pitcher milked his injury for drama while helping Boston end its 86-year title drought.
On Wednesday, Baltimore announcer Gary Thorne said during his broadcast of the Red Sox-Orioles game that Boston backup catcher Doug Mirabelli admitted it was a hoax.