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Curt Schilling contemplating a 2018 run against Elizabeth Warren.

Schilling with wife, Shonda. Debby Wong / Shutterstock.com
Schilling with wife, Shonda. Debby Wong / Shutterstock.com

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has long cited his interest in politics. Of course, he was interested in business, but he filed for bankruptcy. Schilling was also interested in sports commentating, but ESPN fired him over an insulting Facebook post about transgender-friendly bathrooms. So, shoot why not try and unseat Elizabeth Warren from her Senate seat? From the Boston Globe:

“I would like to be one of the people responsible for getting Elizabeth Warren out of politics,” said Schilling. “She’s a nightmare. The left’s holding her up as the second coming of Hillary Clinton, Lord knows we don’t need the first.”

Schilling addressed his political aspirations last week, saying he’s “going to run, soon,” but he did not express interest in a specific office.

In the interview, Schilling said he would run for office in Massachusetts, not another state.

“The bigger the challenge, the better; it’s always been that way,” said Schilling.

Schilling said he feels an obligation to step into the political arena.

“I’ve never been somebody to sit around talking about getting stuff done without actually trying to help,” he said.

Look, if you’re going to beat the New York Yankees in the ALCS down three games to zero, you’d have to believe in yourself. Keep dreaming, Curt.
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