TORONTO -- For a three-game series that starts in Toronto on Monday night, the Red Sox will be without two players who have been key cogs to their June surge in righty Tanner Houck and center fielder Jarren Duran, who were both placed on the restricted list.
BOSTON (AP) — Growing up as the son of a major league ballplayer, Terry Francona knew the rules: “Talk only when spoken to, or I’d be spanked.”. When Francona became a big league manager and his players would bring their kids around, he ran a more hospitable clubhouse.
Martellus Bennett apparently wasn't the only New England Patriots player who felt some type of way about Jimmy Garoppolo missing Week 4 of the 2016 season. Bennett made headlines back in October when he put Garoppolo on blast for sitting out the Patriots' 2016 Week 4 matchup with the Buffalo Bills due to a left shoulder injury.
Massachusetts State Police on Monday released the names of the three teenagers who died in a single-vehicle crash over the weekend. Vincent J. Ardizzoni, 17, of Holland, Shane M. Douglas, 18, of West Brookfield, and Dominick P. Gardner, 17, of Oxford died in the crash reported at about 1 a.m. Sunday in Brimfield. Police have said that Ardizzoni was believed to be driving.
Before opening a three-game series against the Blue Jays in Toronto on Monday, the Red Sox placed closer Tanner Houck and outfielder Jarren Duran on the restricted list. To take their place on the major-league roster, right-hander Connor Seabold and infielder Yolmer Sanchez were called up from Triple-A Worcester, the team announced.
Police in Lowell, Massachusetts, are looking for a missing 16-year-old girl who may either be in the Lowell area or in Framingham. Rhaissa DeSouza is 5-foot-2 with brown hair and eyes, according to the Lowell Police Department. She was last seen in a black sweatshirt, blue jeans and light pink Nike Air sneakers.
BOSTON (WHDH) - A civil rights lawsuit was filed on behalf of the family of Shayne Stilphen for his wrongful death while in custody of the Boston Police Department. Stilphen suffered an overdose while in police custody in July 2019, which the family alleges was preventable and that the officers failed to provide Stilphen with life-saving medical care until it was too late.
Massachusetts, like many states, reports overdose deaths as an opioid crisis. But many people working to save lives say that framing is no longer accurate or useful. The presence of fentanyl in crack, cocaine, methamphetamine and many varieties of fake pills signals a sweeping drug overdose crisis, they say. As...
The surging Boston Red Sox will open their three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday evening, but before doing so the club announced a handful of roster moves. The Red Sox placed both right-handed pitcher Tanner Houck and outfielder Jarren Duran on the restricted list while recalling right-hander Connor Seabold from Triple-A Worcester. Boston also elevated infielder Yolmer Sánchez to its active major league roster from Triple-A Worcester.
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (WLNE) — An investigation is underway into hazing allegations surrounding the North Smithfield High School football team stemming from the 2021-22 season. Superintendent Michael St. Jean confirmed to ABC 6 News that all members from the football team have been suspended from all athletic activities until...
Good afternoon and welcome to This Just In. I'm Mike McDermott, managing editor of The Providence Journal. My week got off to a great start this morning when I dropped my youngest son at coach Ed Cooley's summer basketball camp, which was sadly canceled the last two years due to COVID. The coach was front and center this morning, greeting families in person and offering little bits of life advice to the campers. It was music to my ears when he told my son that he really should be making his bed every morning.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) — A police officer who was also running as a Republican candidate for state Senate is under investigation after accusations of assaulting a woman were made at a Roe v. Wade rally that took place outside the Rhode Island State House Friday evening, officials confirmed. Providence...
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BOSTON (AP) — All those wins and playoff appearances weren’t enough for Bruce Cassidy to keep his job as Boston Bruins coach. But they earned general manager Don Sweeney a contract extension. The Bruins said on Monday they have signed Sweeney to a multiyear extension, six weeks after they lost in the first round of […]
WORCESTER — Kids got down and and dirty by creating mud pies and mud paintings, and playing mud games during Mud Day at the EcoTarium on Saturday. Children of all ages took part in muddy activities at the science and nature museum that included making mud, playing with mud, stories about mud, making mud and clay sculptures and other artwork, the science of mud, mud games, and a barefoot sensory walk through, well, mud.
We did need the rain today…and, if it’s going to rain, no better day than a Monday! Rainfall reports were hit-n-miss (as usual during the warm season) with Nashua only picking up 0.06″ but Mansfield over 1.00″ of rain! The showers and downpours will fade this evening from north to south…taking into the overnight hours on the Cape before diminishing. On to Taco Tuesday!