June 21, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Red Sox legend Carbo brings perspective on baseball, God

Former slugger to lead hitting clinics, share personal testimony

BRUNSWICK Bernie Carbo knows a bit about hitting a baseball. He knows a whole lot about what God can do for someone. More...

Walk-off HR sinks Sox

Andrew Bailey loses closing job after Boston’s loss

DETROIT   The Boston Red Sox took the lead against Detroit’s bullpen, then realized their own closer was becoming far too unreliable.   More...

Dogs earn split, 5-2

READING, Pa. — The Portland Sea Dogs (37-34) earned a series split with the Reading Fightin Phils (30-41) with a 5-2 Eastern League win on Thursday night at First Energy Stadium.  More...

Coastal Summer Challenge snapshots

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Mid-coast athletes honored by KVAC

BRUNSWICK   The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference all-star teams are in and the Morse High School boys lacrosse team can boast of Player of the Year in Alexander Paulus and Coach of the Year in Jay Paulus.  More...

Freeport, Durham has spring awards

FREEPORT — Freeport High School, Freeport Middle School and Durham Elementary announced awards recipients for spring sports. More...

Suit: Patriots’ Hernandez shot man in face in Fla.

MIAMI   New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, already connected to a homicide victim in Massachusetts, is being sued in South Florida by a man claiming Hernandez shot him in the face after they argued at a strip club.  More...

FOR THE RECORD

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ReHeat: LeBron leads Miami

Second straight NBA title, 95-88

MIAMI   LeBron James will always remember his first championship. History will remember this one.  The way the Heat won — or the way James wouldn’t let them lose — makes them one of the greats.  More...

Lisbon U10, U12 win Ripken openers

BATH — The Cal Ripken District 4 Tournament has kicked off at the Donnie Small Athletic Facility in Bath on Thursday with the Lisbon 12U and 10U all-stars defeating their counterparts from Bath.  The Lisbon U10s prevailed 14-4 behind the p More...

Smith, Fosbury to speak at Bowdoin

Event is free, open to public

BRUNSWICK — Olympic Gold Medal winner Tommie Smith and Olympic teammate Dick Fosbury are scheduled to give a presentation Tuesday at Bowdoin College as part of the Dick Fosbury Track Camp.  The presentation begins at 8 p.m. More...

GOLFING FOR A GOOD CAUSE

BRUNSWICK GOLF CLUB head golf professional Chris Doherty and fellow employee Pete Flint wanted to help raise money for new golf course maintenance equipment, so they decided to plan a day of golf in More...

Home-ice regained

Blackhawks beat Bruins 6-5 in OT, tie Cup series 2-all

BOSTON   The Blackhawks are heading back to Chicago having regained home-ice advantage in the Stanley Cup finals and with a renewed faith in an offense that took more than 120 minutes to push a puck past Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask.  More...

Hernandez had connection with homicide victim

State police search Hernandez’s home as part of an investigation

BOSTON   New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez had a connection to a homicide victim found in an industrial park near the athlete’s home, but family and officials were mum on the nature of their relationship, two days after police More...

Phils edge Dogs in 10

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A Game 7 with more on the line than an NBA title

MIAMI   He is the best player in the game and this is the best moment in his sport.  Game 7, NBA title on the line.  “The moment is going to be grand,” LeBron James said.  And it might redefine someone’s legacy.& More...

ROADHOUSE WINS BATH RIPKEN TITLE

MONTSEWEAG ROADHOUSE clinched the Bath U10 Cal Ripken Baseball championship by defeating Sunnybrook Village 15-2 last week. See game story elsewhere in Area, Maine Briefs. More...

Montsweag clinches Bath Ripken U10 title

BATH — Montsweag Roadhouse clinched the Bath 10U Cal Ripken championship by defeating Sunnybrook Village 15-2 last week.  The Roadhouse played well throughout the tournament never losing a game and were extremely strong offensively both wi More...

Midcoast Insurance gets past Kenway

TOPSHAM — Midcoast Insurance beat Kenway 12-2 in recent Coastal Babe Ruth League action at the Mt. More...

Bowdoin football golf event on tap

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College football team is scheduled to host its sixth annual Alumni Golf Outing at Brunswick Golf Club on Aug. 2.  The golf outing will tee off at 10:00 a.m. More...