Boston ties a franchise record on the night David Ortiz reaches 2,000 hits in a 20-4 win over Detroit.
Rob Gronkowski says he's making steady progress from back surgery but won't say if he expects to play on Sunday in the Patriots' opener.
The class-action suit alleges that the NCAA did not do enough to prevent, diagnose and treat brain injuries among college football players.
The team's owner and civic center trustees are at odds on revenues and whether an unsigned document constitutes a binding agreement.
Nebraska-based Acceptance Insurance Holding is seeking the information in its lawsuit to recover $3 million in bonuses it paid Armstrong from 1999 to 2001.
He's the third Maine native to play for the Patriots, joining Gardiner's Dave Cloutier (1964) and Biddeford's Dennis Gadbois (1987-1988).
The last time Maine high school football had a Class D, Old Orchard Beach won a title game that still stirs the community.