The Sullivan road trip!

BRUNSWICK   “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” has a whole new meaning for one local recent Brunswick High School graduate.  Lincoln Sullivan and his dad, Jeff, have taken the concept of “road trip” to the next level.&nb More...

Ortiz to be honored

BOSTON   Ted Williams waited 24 years after his last at-bat before the Boston Red Sox hung his No. 9 from the Fenway Park facade. Bobby Doerr and Joe Cronin waited 37 years, and Carlton Fisk and Jim Rice 20.  David Ortiz’s No. More...

Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum

NBA Draft held

BOSTON   The Boston Celtics made the first move of this year’s NBA draft days before it began when they traded the No. More...

Diamondbacks pound away

Astros sweep A’s

DENVER Paul Goldschmidt and Chris Owings hit three-run homers, Zack Godley threw well into the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 10-3 on Thursday. More...

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Speith leads Travelers

CROMWELL, Conn.   Jordan Spieth didn’t take long to figure out TPC River Highlands.   The 23-year-old Texan had eight birdies and a bogey Thursday for a 7-under 63 and a one-stroke lead in the Travelers Championship. More...

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

CHICAGO   The NHL stage belongs to Ray Shero and the New Jersey Devils. Then it goes right back to George McPhee and the Vegas Golden Knights.  More...

Pats sign LB Harris

BOSTON The New England Patriots have signed former New York Jets linebacker David Harris. The team announced the move Thursday. The Patriots also released receiver DeAndrew White. More...

Raiders QB Carr agrees to $125M extension

ALAMEDA, Calif. Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr finalized a five-year contract extension Thursday that will keep him with the team through the 2022 season. More...

Royals grand slam Red Sox, 6-4

Perez’s homer lifts Kansas City past Boston

KANSAS CITY, MO. Salvador Perez borrowed a Miguel Cabrera bat from Kansas City Royals teammate Drew Butera for the first time Wednesday. “It’s a magic stick,” Butera said. More...

A win for Post 202

Junior Legion team downs Rogers Post

TOPSHAM   Post 202 of Topsham has had a rough go of it over the past couple seasons.  After finishing the 2016 campaign winless, the squad opened the Junior American Legion baseball season with a pair of losses, but looked to get on track W More...

Sea Dogs take down Erie Sea Wolves, 4-2

ERIE, Pa. The Portland Sea Dogs (31- 36) snapped a 2-2 tie with two runs in the ninth inning and held on to beat the Erie Sea- Wolves (34-37), 4-2, Thursday afternoon at UPMC Park in Eastern League action. More...

Draft is next up during NBA’s dizzying days of deals

NEW YORK   Markelle Fultz is ready for the NBA draft. He’s already learned about life at the trade deadline.  More...

Strong field at Travelers

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Mickelson, longtime caddie ‘Bones’ Mackay part ways

The Associated Press Together for 25 years and more than 600 golf tournaments, Phil Mickelson and caddie Jim “Bones” Mackay are moving on. In a surprising email just two days after the U.S. More...

Vegas sees its Golden Knights

Fleury leads expansion draft choices

LAS VEGAS   Marc-Andre Fleury took the stage at T-Mobile Arena in a brand-new Vegas Golden Knights jersey, and his new fans welcomed him to town with raucous cheers.  After an up-and-down career in Pittsburgh, the three-time Stanley Cup cha More...

Edmonton’s Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

Boston’s Bergeron captures Selke

LAS VEGAS Connor McDavid won his first Hart Trophy. Hardly anybody in hockey believes it will be his last. More...

Scherzer solid again

MIAMI   Max Scherzer’s bid for the third no-hitter of his big league career ended with one out in the eighth inning, and he then gave up two unearned runs and the Miami Marlins rallied to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Wednesday. More...

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One rough inning costs Highland Green squad

Legion side moves to 1-1

TOPSHAM Amazing what a couple walks and an error can do. That was the story for Highland Green in Tuesday’s Senior American Legion baseball game against Yankee Ford, where an otherwise solid game turned sour in one frame. More...