FILE - In this Aug. 24, 1994 file photo, Cuban refugees stranded on a makeshift raft float in the open sea about halfway between Key West, Fla., and Cuba. While more than 50 years of enmity between the United States and Cuba is slowly vanishing, the renewed relationship is sparking fears on the communist island nation that the U.S. could also erase a unique immigration policy that favors Cubans. (AP Photo/Hans Deryk, File)

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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2012, file photo, former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling looks on after being introduced as a new member of the Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame before a baseball game between the Red Sox and the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park in Boston. Schilling is defending himself after making comments on social media about transgender people, saying he was expressing his opinion. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File)

ESPN fires analyst Curt Schilling

ESPN fired network analyst and former Boston Red Sox star pitcher Curt Schilling following his comments on Facebook about transgender people…