Clay Buchholz made it into the sixth inning on Wednesday, but he wasn’t able to finish it. So, the Red Sox rotation’s streak of quality starts came to a close at the hands of the same guy who started it. NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette kind of appreciates the poetry of that, but hopes it doesn’t …

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Fenway Sports Group and Liverpool FC announced Wednesday that they will part company with manager Kenny Dalglish. The search for a new manager begins immediately. The press release appears in full below. Fenway Sports Group (FSG) and Liverpool Football Club announced that Kenny Dalglish is to leave his post today as manager after having his …

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Will Rhymes and the Rays had a scary moment during the eighth inning of Tuesday’s game, ending in Rhymes being carted off the field. Rhymes was hit by a pitch on the forearm by Franklin Morales, and went to first base after being tended to. It looked like he would stay in the game but …

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Final, Rays 2-1: Fernando Rodney was absolutely filthy in the ninth, getting Will Middlebrooks and Jarrod Saltalamacchia whiffing. Rays pitcher Jeremy Hellickson silenced the Red Sox’ bats to capture the victory and validate his Rookie of the Year award from last season. Although Clay Buchholz didn’t get the victory, he continued to take strides because …

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Game over, 107-91: The series is back under the Celtics’ control. Kevin Garnett had 27 points and 14 rebounds, Rajon Rondo scored 23 points with 14 assists and Paul Pierce had 24 points and 12 rebounds as the Celtics took a 2-1 lead over the Sixers in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals. Game 4 is …

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The South Atlantic League will boast its biggest bats at its home run derby on June 18. But the hitters won’t be swinging for the fences — they’ll be aiming for the ocean. The home run derby, part of the South Atlantic League’s 53rd annual All-Star Game, will take place on the flight deck of …

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It could be a sign of the Apocalypse. Or someone had to be doing a practical joke. Turns out it was neither. The water in the fountain outside of the University of Kentucky’s Rupp Arena turned red Wednesday by accident. It was supposed to be a cheery pink as a group prepared to show the …

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New England’s golf season may not be lengthy, but golfers in the region sure know there are great links found from the Northern tip of Maine to the Southern shores of Connecticut. NESN.com has launched a golf guide for the New England golfer, that features a list of area courses, complete with directions, important details …

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TORONTO – Ben Scrivens may finally meet his match when the Toronto Marlies face off against the Oklahoma City Barons in the AHL’s Western Conference final. The 25-year-old Marlies goaltender has been solid for Toronto through the first two ro…

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Aaron Gagnon is making up for lost time with the St. John’s IceCaps. The 26-year-old, who will lead the St. John’s into the AHL Eastern Conference playoff starting Thursday in Norfolk, Va., was signed by the Winnipeg Jets as a free agent last…

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