Florida Gulf Coast University’s search for an athletic director has narrowed to six finalists, and University of Maine director of athletics Blake James is one of them. Read More
    Center Tanner House will captain the University of Maine’s Black Bear hockey team next season and defenseman Jeff Dimmen will be the assistant captain. Both will be juniors. But sophomore … Read More
    SARASOTA, Fla. — Clay Buchholz has done everything he can to win a spot on the Boston Red Sox. Buchholz threw six sharp innings and Boston rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on … Read More
    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Right-hander John Smoltz pitched from the mound in a Red Sox uniform for the first time Wednesday, testing his surgically repaired shoulder by throwing 40 pitches in the bullpen. Smoltz, who turns 42 in May, threw to a crouching catcher for just… Read More