Just earlier today I was starting to worry about what we would do around here now that Papelbon would be going away for a little while. And then the Sky opened up and my prayers were answered. Sort of. Coming from the wonderful folks at Deadspin, we learn today that Curt Schilling, the man who just loves to give will be returning to the studio for the playoffs. He will not be broadcasting from a live game, so it’s expected he will be some in studio analyst. Presumably so network heads can maintain a close eye on him.
Schilling for his part has been continuing to rant and rave like a madman on his Facebook account. Hit up Deadspin for full photos/analysis. I think ESPN may have provided the quote of the day.
Update: We reached out to ESPN PR flack Josh Krulewitz to see if the network had anything to say about Schilling’s Facebook activity. Here’s what we sent:
We were wondering if ESPN has anything to say about Curt Schilling continuing to post political memes on his Facebook page.
Here is the response we got: