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Ortiz, surging Red Sox power past Angels

Ortiz, surging Red Sox power past Angels

ESPN.com Updated Jun 9, 2013
David Ortiz hit a three-run home run and Jarrod Saltalamacchia connected twice, the first coming one pitch before Mike Carp homered Sunday, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-5.
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  • Doc Rivers remains mum on future

    Doc Rivers remains mum on future

    boston.com Jun 9, 2013
    By Gary Washburn, Globe Staff MIAMI – Celtics coach Doc Rivers reached out to the Globe for the first time since the season concluded but would not offer any hints as to whether he will return in a text-message exchange...
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  • Belichick doesn’t hate Tim Tebow

    Belichick doesn’t hate Tim Tebow

    patriotsgab.com Jun 9, 2013
    Patriots headcoach Bill Belichick was reported few weeks back that he “hated” Tebow as a player, and when Boston.com asked Belichick if that was true, Belichick responded: “Every single player has strengths and weaknesses but regardless of that, for
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 9, 2013
    DE Jamie Blatnick lost 20 pounds in hopes of improving his chances of making the Bills. Dolphins CB Dimitri Patterson is experienced with picking up new defensive schemes on the go. Wondering about whether Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will lose something …
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  • NFL realizing mental and social transition into post-football c…

    NFL realizing mental and social transition into post-football career just as important as physical transition

    boston.com Jun 9, 2013
    In recent years the NFL has realized that there is more to taking care of players post-career than just paying a few medical bills. The mental side - helping players cope with the end of their athletic career and transition into the every-day world -
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  • Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski can return from back surgery, but wi…

    Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski can return from back surgery, but will he be same dominant player?

    boston.com Jun 9, 2013
    Many medical experts believe that Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski can be ready to take the field about 12 weeks after he undergoes surgery to repair a herniated disk this month.
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  • Video - State Of American League East 01:27

    State Of American League East

    Jun 9
    The "Baseball Tonight" crew discusses where each team stands in the American League East.
  • Video - Red Sox Trounce Angels 00:31

    Red Sox Trounce Angels

    Jun 9
    Jarrod Saltalamacchia and David Ortiz combined to drive in seven runs to lead the Red Sox past the Angels 10-5.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NBA playoffs -- San Antonio Spurs moving on after Game 2 loss

    Jun 9
    The Spurs are ready to put their Game 2 defeat behind them, writes J.A. Adande.
  • Sources: Kidd pursuing Nets' coaching job

    Jun 9
    Jason Kidd met with Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King on Monday to pitch himself as the team's next head coach, according to sources close to the process.
  • Clayton's mailbag: Unresolved storylines

    Jun 9
    Mailbag: With teams getting close to shutting down until training camp, John Clayton examines some of the biggest remaining questions.
  • 2013 NBA Finals: San Antonio Spurs vs. Miami Heat Game 2 preview

    Jun 9
    Our panel looks at the big questions heading into Game 2 of the NBA Finals.