Sports Birthdays for November 14 — Curt Schilling and More
Here are some of the people in the sports world celebrating birthdays on November 14:
Profession: Retired NBA Player
Best Known For: A seven-time All-Star center, Jack Sikma played for the Seattle SuperSonics and Milwaukee Bucks from 1977 to 1991. He was a member of the Sonics’ team that won the 1979 NBA title.
Profession: Retired MLB Player
Best Known For: A six-time All-Star pitcher, Curt Schilling played for the Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, Philadelphia Phillies, Arizona Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox from 1988 to 2007. He was a member of the Diamondbacks’ team that won the World Series in 2001 and the Red Sox teams that won the World Series in 2004 and 2007. Schilling won Game 6 of the 2004 American League Championship Series while pitching against the Yankees for the Red Sox with an injured ankle that bled through into his sock. Schilling’s 11-2 postseason record gave him a winning percentage of .846, a major-league record among pitchers with at least 10 decisions.
Profession: Retired NFL Player
Best Known For: A four-time Pro Bowl safety, Lawyer Milloy played for the New England Patriots, Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons and Seattle Seahawks from 1996 to 2010. He was on the Patriots’ team that won Super Bowl XXXVI. Milloy played college football at Washington, where he was named an All-American.
Profession: MLB Player
Best Known For: Xavier Nady is an outfielder for the San Francisco Giants. Since debuting in 2000, Nady has played on eight major league teams. He was a member of the Yankees’ team that won the World Series in 2009 and the Giants’ team that won the World Series in 2012.
Profession: NFL Player
Best Known For: Kyle Orton is a backup quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. Orton has played in the NFL since 2005, also appearing in games with the Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs.