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Dan Patrick: What do you miss the most about the game?
Curt Schilling: Nothing. [But] if I had to pick something: walking out to the bullpen with [Red Sox pitching coach] John Farrell before a start, or walking back after I'm warmed up for a game, when I've done everything and now I get to do what God gave me the ability to do. Two to three hours of pitching, when I was in the one place in life where I was the most comfortable: on the mound with the ball in my hand. I miss that walk. Especially at Fenway.
DP: What did you think of Mark McGwire's apology?
CS: He got halfway there. I think it would have been a lot better if he just said what everybody believes, which is, "I took steroids and HGH to be a better player, and that's why I was as good as I was." If I hear one more guy admit to it and deny that it makes them a better hitter or better pitcher, I'm going to throw up.
DP: Do you think he really believes that it helped him just come back from injuries and didn't help him hit home runs?
CS: I don't know. We weren't close friends, but I got to know him, and I like Mark. People always ask me about the McGwire and Bonds thing. I despise Barry, so there's a bias there. But they both cheated, along with a lot of other people.