Garin Cecchini’s double in the bottom of the ninth inning sent the Pawtucket Red Sox to a 2-1 win over the Charlotte Knights on Wednesday afternoon at McCoy Stadium. Justin Masterson was strong for six innings in a rehab start, and the Sox’ ninth-inning rally salvaged the series finale in fr…
PROVIDENCE – If Providence College basketball fans are wondering if the relationship between the head coach and star player has shifted gears based on all the preseason attention that Kris Dunn has received to date, the redshirt junior seeks to set the record straight.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It was bad enough for the San Diego Chargers that their fans were outnumbered in their own stadium by Pittsburgh Steelers fans.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Nobody in the Patriots locker room is feeding into the hype of Sunday night's AFC championship game rematch against the Indianapolis Colts.
Max Good always wondered why Chris Burns had trouble sleeping.
PROVIDENCE – With Providence College rolling out the welcome mat for hip-hop royalty in conjunction with Late Night Madness Saturday evening, sophomore guard Jalen Lindsey was asked to travel back in time when he was a sought-after recruit.
FOSTER – As a freshman last year, Ethan Fadden was afforded the opportunity to reap the benefits from a cross country group that was heavy with Mount St. Charles seniors.
WOONSOCKET — It’s a recent Friday morning and George Briggs is enjoying life.
BURRILLVILLE —Burrillville junior winger Justin Crawford spent the first three games of the Division III soccer season tormenting opponents by taking on defenders from the touchline and scoring goals in bunches.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots struggled on both sides of the ball in their season-opening loss to Miami.
GEORGETOWN, Mass. (AP) — School officials in Massachusetts are investigating after a physical altercation and allegations of racist taunts ended a high school football game early Friday.
New England Revolution (17-4-5) vs. Chicago Fire (6-14-5)
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Mac Jones kept his mistakes to a minimum, moved the ball down the field and did enough to earn his first NFL victory with the New England Patriots.
BOSTON (AP) — Kiké Hernández’s game-tying RBI single caromed off the second-base bag and into shallow center field, sparking a three-run, seventh-inning rally that carried the AL wild-card leading Boston Red Sox to an 8-6 victory over the Baltimore Orioles Sunday and a sweep of their three-g…
Baltimore Orioles (47-101, fifth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (85-65, second in the AL East)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A whole lot of defense and a little bit of a pounding running game kept Boston College undefeated as its non-conference schedule winds down
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Gyasi Zardes scored in the 58th minute, Eloy Room had six saves and the Columbus Crew tied 1-1 with the New England Revolution on Saturday night.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres captain Jack Eichel will travel to Buffalo for his pre-training camp physical this week amid questions of whether he’ll be cleared to play, and his future with the team in limbo, a person with direct knowledge of the player’s plans told The Associated Press on Saturday.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — DJ Irons threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead Akron to a 35-14 victory over Bryant on Saturday.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Ben Bryant threw for 298 yards and a score, Jawon Hamilton rushed for 122 yards with a touchdown and Eastern Michigan defeated UMass 42-28 on Saturday.
BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts homered and drove in four runs, carrying the AL wild card-leading Boston Red Sox past the Baltimore Orioles 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
ORONO, Maine (AP) — Freddie Brock had a rushing and receiving touchdown, Elijah Barnwell added a score on the ground, and Maine beat Merrimack 31-26 on Saturday in the first meeting between the two teams.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Kasim Hill threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, and Jordan Jones returned an interception 100 yards as Rhode Island raced to a 45-24 win over Brown on Saturday.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Matthew Sluka passed for 80 yards and rushed for 85 with two touchdowns, Derek Ng made a 47-yard field goal with 48 seconds left and Holy Cross beat Yale 20-17 on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Aaron Shampklin carried it 14 times for 183 yards and two touchdowns, Charlie Dean passed for two scores and Harvard beat Georgetown 44-9 on Saturday.
BOSTON (AP) — One of the students prosecutors say was admitted to the University of Southern California with bogus athletic credentials as part of the college admissions bribery scheme didn’t even make her high school’s varsity basketball team, a former classmate testified at trial.
Zdeno Chara pondered his future, talked to his family and decided a blast from his past was the right choice for where to play a 24th NHL season.
Baltimore Orioles (47-100, fifth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (84-65, second in the AL East)
BOSTON (AP) — Quarantine wasn’t quite a complete shutdown for Chris Sale.
LONDON (AP) — Casper Ruud’s Davis Cup debut as a Top 10 player resulted in a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Khumoyun Sultanov on Friday, helping Norway take a 2-0 lead over visiting Uzbekistan in the World Group I playoffs.
ATLANTA (AP) — After being slowed by the pandemic, the race among 17 U.S. cities to land a coveted spot hosting the 2026 World Cup is back on.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy is out for Sunday's matchup with the Jets with a throat injury.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have decided to continue practicing at TCU next week in preparation for their Week 3 game at New England before returning to their New Orleans-area headquarters in Week 4, when they will host the New York Giants in the Superdome, coach Sean Payton sa…
Baltimore Orioles (47-99, fifth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (83-65, third in the AL East)
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The choreographed movements of the handshake Mac Jones and Damien Harris share before every practice are fast and hard to decipher.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Mac Jones and Zach Wilson are providing some fresh-faced buzz to an old AFC East rivalry that has gotten rather stale.
NEW ENGLAND (0-1) at NEW YORK JETS (0-1)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeff Hafley spent the bulk of a midweek Boston College practice coaching the defense. The second-year head coach got enough of a peek of Dennis Grosel on the way out to see the new QB’s throws were on the money.
Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 3:
Columbus Crew (8-11-6) vs. New England Revolution (17-4-4)
JOHNSTON — On a day when state leaders huddled up with Rhode Island Interscholastic League officials with a firm purpose of promoting vaccinations for high school student-athletes, it seemed like a good time to dust off and revisit the league’s policy concerning the cancellation of games due…
BURRILLVILLE — Burrillville junior forward Morgan Rainville wasn’t going to walk off the field believing there was more she could’ve done to help her teammates overcome Lincoln Wednesday afternoon at Gledhill Field.
SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Schwarber and Christian Vazquez drove in two runs apiece in the 10th inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 9-4 on Wednesday to keep pace in the AL wild-card race.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Reinforcements are coming. Well, at least a few.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Mac Jones is going to be tested by opposing defenses this season. That’s just the way life goes for rookie quarterbacks in the NFL.
BOSTON (AP) — The Celtics have acquired forward Juancho Hernangómez from the Grizzlies in exchange for guards Carsen Edwards and Kris Dunn.
BOSTON (AP) — A former Georgetown University tennis coach accused of accepting more than $2 million in bribes to help kids get into the school will plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions scandal, according to court documents filed Wednesday.
Atlantic Coast Conference teams have some work to do when they step up in competition and play football programs from other Power Five leagues.
CUMBERLAND – Listed as a freshman, Kiley DeFusco has wasted little time in fitting in with the Cumberland High girls’ cross-country program.
Boston Red Sox (82-65, fourth in the AL East) vs. Seattle Mariners (78-67, second in the AL West)
SEATTLE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Kyle Schwarber hit a tiebreaking three-run double in the eighth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night to keep pace in the competitive AL wild-card race.
Former Boston Bruins center Fred Stanfield, the mild-mannered sidekick to Bobby Orr on the high-scoring teams of the early 1970s, has died. He was 77.
Greg Seitz has been at Jacksonville State for nearly three decades, through a Division II national championship, conference titles and FCS playoff runs.
Boston Red Sox (81-65, fourth in the AL East) vs. Seattle Mariners (78-66, second in the AL West)
A decade ago, Scotty McCreery won “American Idol.” At age 17.
MIAMI (AP) — Spencer Knight ended last season as Florida’s heir apparent at goaltender.