Sports – Press Herald https://www.pressherald.com Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:11:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Indians smack three homers to beat Red Sox, 5-4 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/indians-smack-three-homers-to-beat-red-sox-5-4/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/indians-smack-three-homers-to-beat-red-sox-5-4/#respond Tue, 21 Aug 2018 03:08:15 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/indians-smack-three-homers-to-beat-red-sox-5-4/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/indians-smack-three-homers-to-beat-red-sox-5-4/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/AP18233051613920.jpgMon, 20 Aug 2018 23:11:15 +0000 Monday’s major league roundup: Braves’ rookie starter looks sharp https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-roundup-braves-rookie-starter-looks-sharp/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-roundup-braves-rookie-starter-looks-sharp/#respond Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:46:01 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-roundup-braves-rookie-starter-looks-sharp/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-roundup-braves-rookie-starter-looks-sharp/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1516238_Braves_Pirates_Baseball_175.jpgFreddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves is greeted by teammate Johan Camargo after scoring from second on a single by Nick Markakis in the first inning of a 1-0 victory Monday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:51:01 +0000 Rodriguez looks ready in rehab start for Sea Dogs https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/rodriguez-looks-ready-in-rehab-start-for-sea-dogs/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/rodriguez-looks-ready-in-rehab-start-for-sea-dogs/#respond Tue, 21 Aug 2018 02:33:07 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/rodriguez-looks-ready-in-rehab-start-for-sea-dogs/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/rodriguez-looks-ready-in-rehab-start-for-sea-dogs/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1516190_769912-20180820_SeaDogs830.jpgEduardo Rodriguez of the Boston Red Sox, pitching Monday night for the Portland Sea Dogs on a rehab assignment, allowed one hit in four shutout innings and struck out right. Plus he felt no pain in the ankle that sent him to the disabled list. The Sea Dogs defeated New Hampshire, 4-3.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:50:23 +0000 WNBA playoffs: Finalists will meet early https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/wnba-playoffs-finalists-will-meet-early/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/wnba-playoffs-finalists-will-meet-early/#respond Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:27:15 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/wnba-playoffs-finalists-will-meet-early/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/wnba-playoffs-finalists-will-meet-early/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1516022_Mystics_Lynx_Basketball_514.jpgLynx Lindsay Whalen is hugged by head coach Cheryl Reeve following her last regular season game for the Minnesota Lynx Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. Whalen scored 10 points in the final regular-season home game of her career. The Lynx closed the WNBA basketball season with a 88-83 victory over the Washington Mystics. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:45:11 +0000 Monday’s major league notebook: Former Guides manager Doc Edwards dies https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-notebook-former-guides-manager-doc-edwards-dies/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-notebook-former-guides-manager-doc-edwards-dies/#respond Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:10:02 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-notebook-former-guides-manager-doc-edwards-dies/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-major-league-notebook-former-guides-manager-doc-edwards-dies/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/AP_838224078639.jpgMon, 20 Aug 2018 21:15:44 +0000 Monday’s NFL notebook: Jets’ Bridgewater draws interest https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-nfl-notebook-jets-bridgewater-draws-interest/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-nfl-notebook-jets-bridgewater-draws-interest/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 23:32:12 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-nfl-notebook-jets-bridgewater-draws-interest/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-nfl-notebook-jets-bridgewater-draws-interest/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515642_372878-AP_18229121032100.jpgNew York Jets quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has shown in two preseason games that he's healthy after two years of injuries.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:36:04 +0000 Cousins faces one task with Vikings: Deliver, and deliver big https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/cousins-faces-one-task-with-vikings-deliver-and-deliver-big/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/cousins-faces-one-task-with-vikings-deliver-and-deliver-big/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 23:11:49 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/cousins-faces-one-task-with-vikings-deliver-and-deliver-big/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/cousins-faces-one-task-with-vikings-deliver-and-deliver-big/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515598_570097-AP_18224031720261.jpgKirk Cousins did so well last season with Washington while the team was breaking down around him. Now he's with the Minnesota Vikings, who will accept no less than a Super Bowl appearance after coming so close a year ago.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:35:23 +0000 Sooner or later, draft busts will hurt Patriots https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/sooner-or-later-draft-busts-will-hurt-patriots/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/sooner-or-later-draft-busts-will-hurt-patriots/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:54:42 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/sooner-or-later-draft-busts-will-hurt-patriots/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/sooner-or-later-draft-busts-will-hurt-patriots/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2015/08/686348_Patriots-Camp-Football.J10.jpgAlways pushing back against any challenge, the defense goes through drills in sweltering Foxborough, Mass., on Friday, with lintemen Malcolm Brown and Joe Vellano keeping each other at arm’s length.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:57:29 +0000 Commentary: Peterson’s fit but not the right fit for Washington https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-petersons-fit-but-not-the-right-fit-for-washington/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-petersons-fit-but-not-the-right-fit-for-washington/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:42:23 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-petersons-fit-but-not-the-right-fit-for-washington/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-petersons-fit-but-not-the-right-fit-for-washington/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515478_598193-AP_17349842100038.jpgAdrian Peterson, who played last season with Arizona, still has the skill to avoid defenders at age 33. But Washington – which signed him Monday – plans a shotgun offense.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:42:23 +0000 Monday’s college football notebook: Ohio State trustees will meet to discuss coach https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-college-football-notebook-ohio-state-trustees-will-meet-to-discuss-coach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-college-football-notebook-ohio-state-trustees-will-meet-to-discuss-coach/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:32:28 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-college-football-notebook-ohio-state-trustees-will-meet-to-discuss-coach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/mondays-college-football-notebook-ohio-state-trustees-will-meet-to-discuss-coach/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2017/11/1295609_373093-Meyer.jpgHe can plead, but Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes have a slim shot to reach the college football playoff, especially with a 55-24 loss at Iowa. A win over unbeaten Wisconsin is the first step.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:36:19 +0000 Commentary: Auto racing is the sport they love to death https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-auto-racing-is-the-sport-they-love-to-death/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-auto-racing-is-the-sport-they-love-to-death/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:26:14 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-auto-racing-is-the-sport-they-love-to-death/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/commentary-auto-racing-is-the-sport-they-love-to-death/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515430_IndyCar_Pocono_Auto_Raci20.jpgTwo IndyCar drivers are alive today but it could have gone the other way. Easily. It's always like that in auto racing. Drivers and their loved ones understand the risks, but without those risks there would be no rewards.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:44:49 +0000 Tom Caron: All that matters for the Red Sox is October https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/tom-caron-all-that-matters-for-the-red-sox-is-october/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/tom-caron-all-that-matters-for-the-red-sox-is-october/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 22:05:36 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/tom-caron-all-that-matters-for-the-red-sox-is-october/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/tom-caron-all-that-matters-for-the-red-sox-is-october/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515390_Red_Sox_Orioles_Baseball_33.jpgChris Sale isn't happy about being placed on the disabled list for the second time this season, but the Red Sox are trying to keep him as fresh as possible for the postseason.Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:38:26 +0000 UMaine names veteran administrator Ken Ralph as its new athletic director https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/umaine-names-veteran-administrator-ken-ralph-as-new-athletic-director/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/umaine-names-veteran-administrator-ken-ralph-as-new-athletic-director/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:02:07 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/umaine-names-veteran-administrator-ken-ralph-as-new-athletic-director/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/umaine-names-veteran-administrator-ken-ralph-as-new-athletic-director/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1515106_971386-Ken-Ralph-Headshot-e1534819529701.jpgMon, 20 Aug 2018 22:47:50 +0000 Sports Digest: Kate Hall joins St. Joseph’s College as assistant track coach https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/kate-hall-joins-st-josephs-college-as-assistant-track-coach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/kate-hall-joins-st-josephs-college-as-assistant-track-coach/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:53:37 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/kate-hall-joins-st-josephs-college-as-assistant-track-coach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/20/kate-hall-joins-st-josephs-college-as-assistant-track-coach/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514986_778284_hall_1.jpgKate Hall won two NCAA long jump titles while competing for the University of Georgia. Hall has been hired by St. Joseph's College as an assistant coach in cross country and track and field. (University of Georgia photo)Mon, 20 Aug 2018 20:14:30 +0000 Sunday’s major league roundup: Astros avoid sweep, move back atop AL West https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-roundup-astros-avoid-sweep-move-back-atop-al-west/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-roundup-astros-avoid-sweep-move-back-atop-al-west/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 02:45:43 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-roundup-astros-avoid-sweep-move-back-atop-al-west/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-roundup-astros-avoid-sweep-move-back-atop-al-west/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514618_Blue_Jays_Yankees_Baseba30.jpgFirst base umpire Jansen Visconti ejects Blue Jays Manager John Gibbons in the sixth inning of Sunday's game in New York. The Yankees beat Toronto 10-2 to complete a three-game sweep.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 22:50:58 +0000 U.S. gymnastics championships: Olympic champ Biles remains far above the rest https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/u-s-gymnastics-championships-olympic-champion-biles-remains-far-above-the-rest/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/u-s-gymnastics-championships-olympic-champion-biles-remains-far-above-the-rest/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 02:40:14 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/u-s-gymnastics-championships-olympic-champion-biles-remains-far-above-the-rest/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/u-s-gymnastics-championships-olympic-champion-biles-remains-far-above-the-rest/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514606_US_Championships_Gymnast17.jpgSimone Biles warms up on the vault at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships at Boston's TD Garden on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:05:49 +0000 Sunday’s Sports Digest: Former Wells star will begin chemotherapy https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-sports-digest-former-wells-star-will-begin-chemotherapy/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-sports-digest-former-wells-star-will-begin-chemotherapy/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 02:12:35 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-sports-digest-former-wells-star-will-begin-chemotherapy/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-sports-digest-former-wells-star-will-begin-chemotherapy/feed/ 0 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 22:27:07 +0000 Sunday’s major league notebook: Former Red Sox prospect Kopech called up https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-notebook-former-red-sox-prospect-kopech-called-up/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-notebook-former-red-sox-prospect-kopech-called-up/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:47:36 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-notebook-former-red-sox-prospect-kopech-called-up/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-major-league-notebook-former-red-sox-prospect-kopech-called-up/feed/ 0 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:49:51 +0000 Sunday’s golf roundup: Snedeker edges Pan on final hole to win Wyndham Championship https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-golf-roundup-snedeker-edges-pan-on-final-hole-to-win-wyndham-championship/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-golf-roundup-snedeker-edges-pan-on-final-hole-to-win-wyndham-championship/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:05:40 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-golf-roundup-snedeker-edges-pan-on-final-hole-to-win-wyndham-championship/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-golf-roundup-snedeker-edges-pan-on-final-hole-to-win-wyndham-championship/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514354_Wyndham_Championship_Gol16.jpgBrandt Snedeker celebrates as he makes a birdie putt on the 18th hole to finish off his victory Sunday in the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C. Snedeker shot a 5-under 65 in the final round to finish at 21 under, three shots better than C.T. Pan and Webb Simpson.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:09:24 +0000 Kyle Busch’s weekend not quite as planned https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/kyle-buschs-weekend-not-quite-as-planned/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/kyle-buschs-weekend-not-quite-as-planned/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:31:44 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/kyle-buschs-weekend-not-quite-as-planned/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/kyle-buschs-weekend-not-quite-as-planned/feed/ 0 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 20:31:44 +0000 Sunday’s NFL notebook: Darnold likely to get nod at quarterback for Jets https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-nfl-notebook-darnold-likely-to-get-nod-at-quarterback-for-jets/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-nfl-notebook-darnold-likely-to-get-nod-at-quarterback-for-jets/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:27:38 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-nfl-notebook-darnold-likely-to-get-nod-at-quarterback-for-jets/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sundays-nfl-notebook-darnold-likely-to-get-nod-at-quarterback-for-jets/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514182_Jets_Redskins_Football_7125.jpgRookie quarterback Sam Darnold is likely to start Friday for the Jets against the Giants, then be named the regular-season starter.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:09:41 +0000 Commentary: Patriots lined up at tackle, for now https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-patriots-lined-up-at-tackle-for-now/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-patriots-lined-up-at-tackle-for-now/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:22:25 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-patriots-lined-up-at-tackle-for-now/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-patriots-lined-up-at-tackle-for-now/feed/ 0 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:12:41 +0000 Maine Basketball Hall of Fame: Blodgett heads 2018 class https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-basketball-hall-of-fame-blodgett-heads-2018-class/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-basketball-hall-of-fame-blodgett-heads-2018-class/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:17:44 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-basketball-hall-of-fame-blodgett-heads-2018-class/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-basketball-hall-of-fame-blodgett-heads-2018-class/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1514134_94472-20180819-fame-3.jpgCindy Blodgett, second left, the former UMaine basketball star, and Sandi Carver, second right, who also was a standout with the Black Bears, entered the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday at Bangor's Cross Insurance Center. Among those attending were Hall of Famers Joanne P. McCallie, left, the former UMaine and current Duke coach; and former Maine player Emily Ellis, center. The other inductees were Jim Bessey, Paul Belanger, Dean Erickson, Bill Obermeyer, Peter Hamlin, Leroy Patterson, Jeff Hart, Joe Russo, Brenda Beckwith, Barbara Krause, Del Merrill, Keith Ogden, Rick Woods, Bill McAvoy, Dwight Hunter, Artie Warren, Bill Fletcher, Jim Beaudry, Bimbo Pinkham and Thaxter Trafton.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 20:43:14 +0000 Commentary: Sale’s latest stint on the disabled list is a major concern https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-theres-no-way-around-the-fact-that-sales-injury-is-major/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-theres-no-way-around-the-fact-that-sales-injury-is-major/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:17:19 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-theres-no-way-around-the-fact-that-sales-injury-is-major/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/commentary-theres-no-way-around-the-fact-that-sales-injury-is-major/feed/ 0 Mon, 20 Aug 2018 13:51:15 +0000 Ex-Red Sox pitcher Beeks beats his former team https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/ex-red-sox-pitcher-beeks-beats-his-former-team/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/ex-red-sox-pitcher-beeks-beats-his-former-team/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 20:50:36 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/ex-red-sox-pitcher-beeks-beats-his-former-team/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/ex-red-sox-pitcher-beeks-beats-his-former-team/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513734_Rays_Red_Sox_Baseball_30910.jpgJ.D. Martinez heads back to the dugout after striking out in the seventh inning Sunday against the Tampa Bay Rays. Martinez went 0 for 3, ending his streak of reaching base in 51 straight games at Fenway Park.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:12:24 +0000 Sea Dogs stumble against Altoona https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sea-dogs-stumble-against-altoona/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sea-dogs-stumble-against-altoona/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 20:43:43 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sea-dogs-stumble-against-altoona/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/sea-dogs-stumble-against-altoona/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513714_289393-20180819_SeaDogs_035.jpgSecond baseman Deiner Lopez of the Portland Sea Dogs watches his throw to first base to complete a double play Sunday after forcing out Tyler Gaffney of the Altoona Curve. Gaffney is a former New England Patriots running back. Altoona won 8-2 at Hadlock Field.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 21:12:20 +0000 Baxter State Park’s new director keeps focus on ‘wild’ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/baxter-state-parks-new-director-keeps-focus-on-wild/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/baxter-state-parks-new-director-keeps-focus-on-wild/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1513302 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/baxter-state-parks-new-director-keeps-focus-on-wild/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513302_246443-baxterdirector_05_KB.jpgEben Sypitkowski, 35, the new director of Baxter State Park, assists a first-time visitor, Tom Fegley of Germantown, Md., at Abol Stream parking lot recently. Sypitkowski took the reins in June following last year's retirement of 63-year-old Jensen Bissell.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:16:50 +0000 Canoeing in Maine: Fine paddling in Phippsburg https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/fine-paddling-in-phippsburg/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/fine-paddling-in-phippsburg/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1511282 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/fine-paddling-in-phippsburg/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1511282_954456-Perry1.jpgAn old granite dam in Phippsburg separates the Morse River on the left and Spirit Pond on the right.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:04:30 +0000 Maine fishing guides have tales of big fish and more https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-fishing-guides-have-tales-of-big-fish-and-more/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-fishing-guides-have-tales-of-big-fish-and-more/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1511426 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/maine-fishing-guides-have-tales-of-big-fish-and-more/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1511426_744716-tantas-shark_2.jpgAnd then there was the shark that John Caterina fought for an hour and a half. Caterina lost a 6-foot, 80-pound rod and 240-pound wire leader. But the story he gained is priceless.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 15:59:49 +0000 Hunting: Say goodbye to summer and hello to fall https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/hunting-say-goodbye-to-summer-and-hello-to-fall/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/hunting-say-goodbye-to-summer-and-hello-to-fall/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1511470 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/hunting-say-goodbye-to-summer-and-hello-to-fall/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:00:52 +0000 Birding: It’s not just flying; it’s efficient flight https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/birding-its-not-just-flying-its-efficient-flight/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/birding-its-not-just-flying-its-efficient-flight/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1511486 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/birding-its-not-just-flying-its-efficient-flight/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:05:03 +0000 Colby helps to rejuvenate Jack Cosgrove’s passion for coaching football https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/colby-helps-to-rejuvenate-jack-cosgroves-passion-for-coaching-football/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/colby-helps-to-rejuvenate-jack-cosgroves-passion-for-coaching-football/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1511494 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/colby-helps-to-rejuvenate-jack-cosgroves-passion-for-coaching-football/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1511494_234098-20180815_Cosgrove_01.jpgAfter 29 years coaching at Orono's Alfond Stadium for the University of Maine – six as an assistant, 23 as head coach – Jack Cosgrove has moved on to a different Harold Alfond Stadium, as he enters his first season as head coach of Colby's football program. (Staff photo by Brianna Soukup/Staff Photographer)Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:03:02 +0000 Red Sox face test in coming weeks against possible playoff foes https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/theres-still-much-to-watch-for-the-red-sox/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/theres-still-much-to-watch-for-the-red-sox/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1512878 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/19/theres-still-much-to-watch-for-the-red-sox/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512878_994138-ERod.jpgRed Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez avoided Lourdes Gurriel Jr. of the Blue Jays on a play at first base on July 14, but couldn't avoid the right ankle injury the play produced. He's been out ever since. Now he's heading to a rehab start, which just could be Monday in Portland.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:11:58 +0000 Saturday’s auto racing roundup: Kurt Busch ends Bristol drought https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-auto-racing-roundup-kurt-busch-ends-bristol-drought/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-auto-racing-roundup-kurt-busch-ends-bristol-drought/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 02:30:46 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-auto-racing-roundup-kurt-busch-ends-bristol-drought/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-auto-racing-roundup-kurt-busch-ends-bristol-drought/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513614_IndyCar_Pocono_Auto_Racin9.jpgWill Power earned his 53rd career IndyCar pole Saturday, tying A.J. Foyt for second place on the career list.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:40:15 +0000 Four-run first inning is enough for Red Sox https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/four-run-first-inning-is-enough-for-red-sox/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/four-run-first-inning-is-enough-for-red-sox/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 01:56:58 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/four-run-first-inning-is-enough-for-red-sox/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/four-run-first-inning-is-enough-for-red-sox/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513602_Rays_Red_Sox_Baseball_88940.jpgRed Sox pitcher David Price celebrates the out made by third baseman Brock Holt on a bunt attempt by Tampa Bay's Carlos Gomez. Price remained unbeaten since the All-Star break as the Red Sox won, 5-2.Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:26:12 +0000 Kent pitches Sea Dogs past Altoona https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/kent-pitches-sea-dogs-past-altoona/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/kent-pitches-sea-dogs-past-altoona/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:58:25 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/kent-pitches-sea-dogs-past-altoona/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/kent-pitches-sea-dogs-past-altoona/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:58:25 +0000 Saturday’s golf roundup: Snedeker remains in lead https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-golf-roundup-snedeker-remains-in-lead/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-golf-roundup-snedeker-remains-in-lead/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:20:15 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-golf-roundup-snedeker-remains-in-lead/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-golf-roundup-snedeker-remains-in-lead/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:00:25 +0000 Saturday’s NFL notebook: Bills’ McCarron suffers shoulder injury https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-nfl-notebook-bills-mccarron-suffers-shoulder-injury/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-nfl-notebook-bills-mccarron-suffers-shoulder-injury/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:06:54 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-nfl-notebook-bills-mccarron-suffers-shoulder-injury/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-nfl-notebook-bills-mccarron-suffers-shoulder-injury/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:13:56 +0000 Major league roundup: Yankees hit 4 homers, roll past Blue Jays https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/major-league-roundup-yankees-hit-four-homers-roll-past-blue-jays/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/major-league-roundup-yankees-hit-four-homers-roll-past-blue-jays/#respond Sun, 19 Aug 2018 00:01:58 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/major-league-roundup-yankees-hit-four-homers-roll-past-blue-jays/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/major-league-roundup-yankees-hit-four-homers-roll-past-blue-jays/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513154_Blue_Jays_Yankees_Baseba24.jpgGiancarlo Stanton of the New York Yankees, center, is congratulated by teammates Saturday after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning of an 11-6 victory against the Toronto Blue Jays. Stanton has seven homers in his last 12 games.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:32:56 +0000 Saturday’s Sports Digest: Djokovic returns to Western & Southern Open final https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-sports-digest-djokovic-returns-to-western-southern-open-final/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-sports-digest-djokovic-returns-to-western-southern-open-final/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 23:50:55 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-sports-digest-djokovic-returns-to-western-southern-open-final/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/saturdays-sports-digest-djokovic-returns-to-western-southern-open-final/feed/ 0 Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:26:48 +0000 Mikulak becomes 5-time U.S. gymnastics champion https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/mikulak-becomes-five-time-u-s-gymnastics-champion/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/mikulak-becomes-five-time-u-s-gymnastics-champion/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 23:05:21 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/mikulak-becomes-five-time-u-s-gymnastics-champion/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/mikulak-becomes-five-time-u-s-gymnastics-champion/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1513030_US_Championships_Gymnasti9.jpgSam Mikulak celebrates after competing in the high bar en route his fifth overall title at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships on Saturday.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:12:17 +0000 Commentary: NFL preseason nothing more than a con game https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/commentary-nfl-preseason-nothing-more-than-a-con-game/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/commentary-nfl-preseason-nothing-more-than-a-con-game/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:08:40 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/commentary-nfl-preseason-nothing-more-than-a-con-game/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/commentary-nfl-preseason-nothing-more-than-a-con-game/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512762_70445-Wynn.jpgIsaiah Wynn, the No. 23 overall pick in the 2018 draft, is out for the year after tearing an Achilles tendon in a preseason game against the Eagles on Thursday.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 18:08:40 +0000 Blodgett finally gets her spot alongside Maine’s best https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/blodgett-finally-gets-her-spot-alongside-maines-best/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/blodgett-finally-gets-her-spot-alongside-maines-best/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 22:07:33 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/blodgett-finally-gets-her-spot-alongside-maines-best/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/blodgett-finally-gets-her-spot-alongside-maines-best/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512722_739622_cindy1.jpgLawrence High, 1993Sat, 18 Aug 2018 18:07:33 +0000 Red Sox send Sale sent back to disabled list https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/red-sox-send-sale-sent-back-to-disabled-list/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/red-sox-send-sale-sent-back-to-disabled-list/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:50:51 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/red-sox-send-sale-sent-back-to-disabled-list/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/18/red-sox-send-sale-sent-back-to-disabled-list/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512558_Red_Sox_Orioles_Baseball_2.jpgBoston starting pitcher Chris Sale is back on the 10-day disabled list.Sat, 18 Aug 2018 21:59:05 +0000 Quick deficit poses no problem for Red Sox in victory https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/quick-deficit-poses-no-problem-for-red-sox-in-victory/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/quick-deficit-poses-no-problem-for-red-sox-in-victory/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:48:21 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/quick-deficit-poses-no-problem-for-red-sox-in-victory/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/quick-deficit-poses-no-problem-for-red-sox-in-victory/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512106_774201-AP18230000282755.jpgXander Bogaerts of the Boston Red Sox watches his two-run triple Friday night during the first inning of the 7-3 victory against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:50:42 +0000 Biles in top form at U.S. Championships https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/biles-in-top-form-at-u-s-championships/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/biles-in-top-form-at-u-s-championships/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:44:32 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/biles-in-top-form-at-u-s-championships/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/biles-in-top-form-at-u-s-championships/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512086_777116-AP18230077968443.jpgSimone Biles posted the best score in the balance beam as well as the other three events Friday on the first day of the women's competition at the U.S. Championships in Boston.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:44:32 +0000 Friday’s major league roundup: Nola pitches Phillies to 4-2 victory https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-major-league-roundup-nola-pitches-phillies-to-4-2-victory/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-major-league-roundup-nola-pitches-phillies-to-4-2-victory/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:44:05 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-major-league-roundup-nola-pitches-phillies-to-4-2-victory/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-major-league-roundup-nola-pitches-phillies-to-4-2-victory/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512078_Orioles_Indians_Baseball_29.jpgJose Ramirez of the Cleveland Indians is greeted by Yandy Diaz after hitting a two-run homer Friday night in the first inning of a 2-1 victory against the Baltimore Orioles.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:48:27 +0000 Friday’s NFL roundup: Webb shows progress in Giants win https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-nfl-roundup-webb-shows-progress-in-giants-win/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-nfl-roundup-webb-shows-progress-in-giants-win/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:42:02 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-nfl-roundup-webb-shows-progress-in-giants-win/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-nfl-roundup-webb-shows-progress-in-giants-win/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512066_Giants_Lions_Football_46492.jpgGiants tight end Evan Engram stretches for extra yardage as he's tackled by Lions defensive back Tavon Wilson during a preseason game in Detroit. The Giants won, 30-17.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:48:11 +0000 Sea Dogs’ winning streak ends at four https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/sea-dogs-winning-streak-ends-at-four/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/sea-dogs-winning-streak-ends-at-four/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:35:22 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/sea-dogs-winning-streak-ends-at-four/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/sea-dogs-winning-streak-ends-at-four/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1512042_360094-20180817_SeaDogs_093.jpgOutfielder Danny Mars of the Portland Sea Dogs has his eyes on the ball and prepares to make the catch Friday night during the fifth inning of the 8-1 loss to the Altoona Curve at Hadlock Field.Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:46:10 +0000 Friday’s Sports Digest: Djokovic wins twice to reach semifinals in Ohio https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-sports-digest-djokovic-wins-twice-to-reach-semifinals-in-ohio/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-sports-digest-djokovic-wins-twice-to-reach-semifinals-in-ohio/#respond Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:20:07 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-sports-digest-djokovic-wins-twice-to-reach-semifinals-in-ohio/ https://www.pressherald.com/2018/08/17/fridays-sports-digest-djokovic-wins-twice-to-reach-semifinals-in-ohio/feed/ 0 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 22:29:20 +0000