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 Maine's Colin Ridley makes contact on a pitch against Albany during an America East tourney game Thursday night at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Albany eliminates UMaine baseball from America East tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 27, 2016, at 1:06 a.m.
Senior reliever Sam DeCelle, who entered the game with an 11.30 ERA, stranded the bases loaded in the ninth inning as Albany ousted the University of Maine 9-8 in their elimination game at the America East baseball tourney Thursday night at LeLacheur Field in Lowell, Massachusetts. Fifth seed Albany, 23-29, …

Senators beat Sea Dogs on bases-loaded walk

on May 26, 2016, at 10:53 p.m.
HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Harrisburg Senators got a walk-off walk for the second consecutive game, defeating the Portland Sea Dogs 5-4 in Eastern League baseball action Thursday at FNB Field. Portland’s Isaac Ballou drew a four-pitch bases-loaded walk in the home ninth for the game-winning RBI. Simon Mercedes (2-3) issued …
Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts makes the out to end the top of the eighth inning against the Colorado Rockies  Thursday night at Fenway Park in Boston.

Rockies top Red Sox, end Bradley’s streak

By The Sports Xchange on May 26, 2016, at 10:29 p.m.
BOSTON — Carlos Gonzalez, Trevor Story and Dustin Garneau each hit two-run homers for Colorado, and the Rockies beat the Red Sox 8-2 Thursday night at Fenway Park. Boston center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. went 0-for-4, snapping his 29-game hitting streak, which was the longest in the majors this year. …

On Deck, a sports calendar for May 26, 2016

on May 26, 2016, at 8:19 p.m.
BASEBALL HAMPDEN — The Hampden RH Foster American Legion Baseball Team will hold tryouts at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 22, at Bordick Park in Hampden. Players ages 15 to 19 from Hampden Academy, Nokomis Regional High School, and Hermon High School, are eligible to try out. Contact Pete Huston at …
 University of Maine's John Arel pitches to New York Institute of Technology during their baseball game on April 8 at Mahaney Diamond in Orono.

Pitcher comes through for UMaine baseball with superb outing

By Larry Mahoney on May 26, 2016, at 5:44 p.m.
John Arel noticed that some of his University of Maine baseball teammates were dejected after a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to Stony Brook in their America East baseball tournament opener in Lowell, Massachusetts, on Wednesday night. The 6-foot-7, 275-pound right-hander was going to pitch against one of the conference’s best-hitting teams, …

Sea Dogs pitcher walks in Senators’ winning run

on May 25, 2016, at 11:24 p.m.
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania — Adrian Sanchez drew a four-pitch walk with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning on Wednesday night, giving the Harrisburg Senators a 2-1 Eastern League baseball win over the Portland Sea Dogs at FNB Field. Luis Ysla (1-3) took his second loss of the …

Wednesday’s UMaine America East baseball tournament summaries

on May 25, 2016, at 11:03 p.m.
COLLEGE BASEBALL America East Tournament (First Game) STONY BROOK 1, MAINE 0 Maine 000-000-000 — 0 6 0 Stony Brook (25-25) 000-000-001 — 1 4 1 Fullmer, Marks (5), Johnson (5), Silva (7) and Stypulkowski; Lee, Rodliff (8) and Real E: none; Honeyman; 2B: Ridley, Chappell; none; HR: none; Honeyman …

Sports briefs for May 25, 2016

By Staff and Wire Reports on May 25, 2016, at 10:50 p.m.
Husson senior all-star choice NEWTON, Massachusetts — Husson men’s lacrosse senior attacker Brandon Corbo has been selected to compete in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association East–West Senior All-Star Game. The contest will be held at Golden Bear Stadium on the campus of Western New England University on Friday, June …

TV Radio schedule for May 27, 2016

on May 25, 2016, at 10:48 p.m.
AUTO RACING Indy 500 Carb Day, practice, 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., NBCSP-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at TORONTO, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB …
Boston's Xander Bogaerts (left) celebrates his home run against the Colorado Rockies with designated hitter David Ortiz during the fourth inning at Fenway Park in Boston on Wednesday night.

Bradley, Bogaerts extend streaks; Red Sox roll

By The Sports Xchange on May 25, 2016, at 10:45 p.m.
Jackie Bradley Jr. and Xander Bogaerts extended their respective hitting streaks and Travis Shaw drove in three runs as the Boston Red Sox roughed up the Colorado Rockies 10-3 on Wednesday at Fenway Park.

Local sports results for May 25, 2016

on May 25, 2016, at 10:20 p.m.
COLLEGE BASEBALL America East Tournament (First Game) STONY BROOK 1, MAINE 0 Maine 000-000-000 — 0 6 0 Stony Brook (25-25) 000-000-001 — 1 4 1 Fullmer, Marks (5), Johnson (5), Silva (7) and Stypulkowski; Lee, Rodliff (8) and Real E: none; Honeyman; 2B: Ridley, Chappell; none; HR: none; Honeyman …
Kevin Stypulkowski of the University of Maine prepares to take a swing at a pitch as Stony Brook catcher David Real looks on during Wednesday's America East baseball tournament game at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Seawolves edged the Black Bears 1-0.

UMaine baseball drubs UMBC, stays alive in AE tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 25, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
The defending America East champion Seawolves earned 1-0 victory over the University of Maine in their tournament opener at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Ryan Jurgiewich of Schenck High School in East Millinocket delivers a pitch during a game on April 22. The senior right-hander recently eclipsed 300 career strikeouts.

Schenck senior tops 300 career strikeouts

By Ernie Clark on May 25, 2016, at 7:25 p.m.
Ryan Jurgiewich struck out 18 batters while pitching a complete-game three-hitter.
Bangor's Kyle Stevenson (right) throws to first for the double play after getting Oxford Hills' Matty Smith at second during their baseball game on April 20 at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor.

Bangor shortstop to continue baseball career at UMaine

By Ernie Clark on May 25, 2016, at 6:07 p.m.
The career path of Mike Bordick has fueled many a dream among aspiring middle infielders from Maine throughout the last three decades. The light-hitting shortstop from Winterport and Hampden Academy parlayed a solid baseball career at the University of Maine into a pro contract, leading to a …

Sea Dogs snap three-game losing streak

on May 25, 2016, at 12:46 a.m.
HARRISBURG, Pa. —The Portland Sea Dogs got even in a four-game series with the Harrisburg Senators, winning 5-4 on Tuesday night at FNB Field in an Eastern League baseball game in front of 2,787 fans. Portland snapped a three-game losing streak and ended Harrisburg’s seven-game win streak. Keith Couch (3-0) …
Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez (7) slides across home plate as Colorado Rockies catcher Dustin Garneau (13) catches a late throw during the second inning Tuesday night at Fenway Park in Boston.

Ortiz knocks in 4 as Red Sox dump Rockies

By The Sports Xchange on May 24, 2016, at 10:30 p.m.
BOSTON — David Ortiz continued the spectacular first half of his final season at Fenway Park on Tuesday night. On a night when the Red Sox gave out canvas prints of the 40-year-old designated hitter to the crowd, Ortiz drove in four runs and David Price won his third consecutive …

UMaine baseball to battle Stony Brook in league tourney

on May 24, 2016, at 6:39 p.m.
College Baseball America East Tournament No. 6 MAINE vs. No. 3 STONY BROOK Time, site: Wednesday, 3:30 p.m., LeLacheur Park, Lowell, Mass. Records: Maine 19-33, Stony Brook 24-25 Series, last meeting: Stony Brook leads 44-29; Stony Brook 9-0 on May 15 Key players: Maine — 3B Danny Casals (.309-3 home …
University of Maine's Danny Casals connects with a pitch from Binghamton University during a game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono in March.

UMaine freshmen ready for America East baseball tournament

By Larry Mahoney on May 24, 2016, at 1:05 p.m.
ORONO | Third baseman Danny Casals is leading the University of Maine’s baseball team in hitting with his .309 average. Left fielder Colin Ridley has a team-high 37 runs batted in and is tied for the lead in homers with six. And both are freshmen. They will be making …
Bangor's Trevor DeLaite pitches to Oxford Hills during their baseball game at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor, April 20, 2016.

Bangor senior pitcher wins state’s Gatorade baseball award

By Ernie Clark on May 24, 2016, at 12:45 p.m.
“I think his accuracy is what separates him from other high school pitchers,” Bangor coach Jeff Fahey said.
Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Carson Smith, pictured during an August 2015 game with Seattle, will miss the rest of the 2016 season when he undergoes reconstructive elbow surgery.

Red Sox reliever to undergo season-ending ‘Tommy John’ surgery

By Pete Warner on May 24, 2016, at 12:10 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox’s bullpen suffered a major blow Tuesday, when the team announced that relief pitcher Carson Smith will undergo season-ending “Tommy John” surgery.
 

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