Is it possible to hold an NFL season safely in the age of Covid-19? We still don’t know for sure, but despite the obvious reservations many players have around the league, the New England Patriots seem to be doing everything possible to make it work.
HAVERHILL — Haverhill stranded 12 men on base, including eight in scoring position, in dropping a 6-0 decision to Middleton-Peabody last night at Haverhill Stadium. Zach D'Urso pitched well in defeat, allowing 3 earned runs, while striking out seven with no walks in six innings of work.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Austin Meadows got two hits after missing the first 10 games of the season with the coronavirus and the Tampa Bay Rays stopped their losing streak at five, beating the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Tuesday night.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 34 points, Jaylen Brown added 30 points and the Boston Celtics built a big early lead, then held on for a 128-124 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday.
NEW YORK — Aaron Judge homered twice and drove in five runs, connecting for the fifth straight game and breaking an eighth-inning tie with a tape-measure shot that powered the New York Yankees past the Boston Red Sox 9-7 on Sunday night for their sixth consecutive victory.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Justin Thomas won the FedEx St. Jude Invitational on Sunday to earn the No. 1 spot in the world for the first time since June 2018.
There is an open debate about whether Drew Eason’s best sport, when he begins his high school career at Methuen High this fall, will be football or basketball.
Last year, out of necessity, now-incoming Andover High freshman Sammy Joseph was forced to make a major move, and he initially wasn’t too thrilled.
ROCHESTER, N.H. — Sean Callahan pitched a masterpiece Saturday to help the Kingston Night Owls hand the Northeast Tides their first loss of the season, 2-0, in North Shore Baseball League action.
Although only 14 years-old, North Andover’s Luke McGillivray has a slew of medals, acquired from the many road races he has run in the last few years.
NEW YORK (AP) — Gio Urshela hit his first big league grand slam, Aaron Judge homered for a career-high fourth straight game and the New York Yankees extended their winning streak to five with a 5-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The sporting world has been significantly slowed down by precautions surrounding COVID-19, but that did not stop Merrimack College men's lacrosse alum Scott Corcoran '16 from bringing home some hardware.
Lars Keil knew, from the moment he picked up a lacrosse stick for the first time as a junior on Andover High’s inaugural varsity team, that he had found his sport.
NEW YORK — Christian Vázquez hit a tying home run off Seth Lugo in the seventh inning and a two-run single against Justin Wilson in a three-run eighth, rallying the Boston Red Sox over the Mets 6-5 Wednesday night when New York’s bullpen could not hold a lead for two-time Cy Young Award winn…
It’s only July, with the start of practice still more than four months away. But, as a big fan of wrestling, I’m plenty worried.
BOSTON (AP) — J.D. Davis banged a two-run homer off the Pesky Pole, and left-hander David Peterson pitched 5 2/3 innings to win his major league debut and lead the New York Mets to an 8-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
Five members of the New England Patriots have opted out of the 2020 season due to Covid-19 health concerns, according to multiple reports.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, (AP) — Sergio Santos scored in the 63rd minute and the Philadelphia Union overcame a quiet first half to advance to the quarterfinals of the MLS is Back tournament with a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday night.
WASHINGTON _ After a weekend golfing at his New Jersey course, President Donald J. Trump backtracked on his announcement that he would throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 15. Trump cited his focus on the coronavirus pandemic and economy as the reason for his reversal, which c…
The minute word leaked that the designated hitter was coming to the National League this season, fans and front offices alike began pinpointing the perfect candidates.
BOSTON — An hour before the first pitch of the 2020 Red Sox regular season, Jersey Street was nearly as barren as most New England baseball fields are in January.
Practice at Warrior Arena today. Practice there one last time tomorrow. Then it’s off to the bubble in Toronto for what they hope will be a two-plus month stay in the 416.
This Week's Circulars
- Restaurant overlooking river opens at Haverhill's downtown Harbor Place
- Man who slipped loaded gun past Haverhill police to serve 2 1/2 years in prison
- Lawrence man charged after police officer struck by vehicle
- Police: People on Haverhill river tour watch in shock as boater speeds between other vessels, crashes, is arrested
- Merrimack College set to reopen with 'record' number of students
- Windham landmark starts new chapter
- Haverhill students likely to start year with mix of in-school classes and learning from home, superintendent says
- Parents demand classroom time for students
- Salon owner details COVID-19 precautions after complaint
- Gateway Pub reopens after bureaucratic bungling