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Boston's Mookie Betts gets high fives from teammates after scoring during the fifth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Oakland Coliseum on Sunday.

Rodriguez helps Red Sox salvage finale in Oakland

By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange on May 21, 2017, at 9:17 p.m.
P.J. Gorneault (left) of Caribou and Judson Cake of Bar Harbor run side by side during Sunday's 35th Sugarloaf Marathon. Gorneault won the men's title for the second straight year.

Runners successfully defend Sugarloaf Marathon titles

on May 21, 2017, at 8:50 p.m.

Weekend results for auto racing, golf, Little League, road racing

on May 21, 2017, at 6:29 p.m.

Weekend harness racing starters, results

on May 21, 2017, at 6:11 p.m.

Kyle Busch wins All-Star Race for first time

By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange on May 21, 2017, at 5:59 p.m.

Maine, Albany baseball sum

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2017, at 5:06 p.m.

High school track and field weekend results

on May 21, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.
THE PRESS BOX

Time to Give Youth Sports a Much Needed Enema

on May 21, 2017, at 1:19 p.m.
Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez (13) celebrates with left fielder Chris Young (30) after a solo home run against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning of Saturday's game at Oakland Coliseum.

Athletics’ power display too much for Red Sox

By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange on May 21, 2017, at 9:17 a.m.
The A’s defeated Boston for the third straight time in the four-game series. They will go for the sweep on Sunday afternoon.
University of Maine's Caleb Kerbs (right) throws to first after getting University at Albany's Evan Harasta out at second during their baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in  Orono Saturday.

Lewiston, Brewer relievers help UMaine win on ‘Seniors Day’

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2017, at 9:08 a.m.
UMaine improved to 21-27 overall, 8-12 in America East, while Albany fell to 24-24 and 10-13.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) drives against Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) during the first half in game two of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs on May 19 at TD Garden. Thomas will miss the rest of the season with a hip injury.

Celtics’ prospects dimmed by loss of Thomas for rest of season

By The Sports Xchange on May 21, 2017, at 9 a.m.
University of Maine's Jonah Normandeau pitches to Binghamton University during their baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono, March 26, 2016.

Black Bear pitcher ready for America East tourney opener against Albany

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2017, at 8:41 a.m.
“I thrive on this kind of stuff,” Jonah Normandeau said. “I’ve always been a big game kind-of-guy. I didn’t throw against Albany this season, but I threw against them last season in the tournament, and I threw pretty well.”
Former John Bapst head coach Mike Webb waits for his team to take on Central during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

John Bapst replacing longtime girls basketball coach

By Larry Mahoney on May 20, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.
Mike Webb will not return for his 16th season as the girls basketball coach at Bangor’s John Bapst Memorial High School next winter, according to John Bapst athletic director Rick Sinclair.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady

Brady’s agent denies QB had concussion in 2016

By Wire Service Reports on May 20, 2017, at 8:53 a.m.
“Tom was not diagnosed with a concussion last year,” agent Don Yee said in a statement to ESPN, NFL Network and other media outlets.

Presumpscot School 5K & 1 mile Fun Run/Walk

By Presumpscot Family on May 20, 2017, at 12:48 a.m.
Boston Celtics forward Amir Johnson (left) tries to steal the ball from Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James during the second half in game two of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at TD Garden in Boston on Friday night.

Cavaliers steamroll Celtics to take 2-0 lead

By The Sports Xchange on May 19, 2017, at 11:18 p.m.
Old Town's Ryan Hoogterp (left) dives to grab a wild throw to second, allowing Hermon's Matt Leach to be safe during their game in Hermon on Friday.

Hermon tops defending ‘B’ state baseball titlist Old Town for the second time

By Larry Mahoney on May 19, 2017, at 8:26 p.m.

Albany sweeps UMaine baseball team

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 19, 2017, at 8:13 p.m.
Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown talks to guard Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on April 4. Brown is being inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday.

12 people to be inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame this weekend

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 19, 2017, at 6:26 p.m.
Resumes of the inductees include one who brought the Portland Sea Dogs to town, an NBA coach, a World Cup skier, a Super Bowl champion, an elite triathlete and an auto racing revolutionary.

High school track and field results

on May 19, 2017, at 5:35 p.m.