BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE NY YANKEES at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; ESPN2-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 Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3… Read More
    AUTO RACING NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, practice at Loudon, New Hampshire, 11:30 a.m.; qualifying, 4:30 p.m., NBCSP-TV NASCAR XFINITY Series, practice, 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m., NBCSP-TV NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, practice at Loudon, New Hampshire, 3:30 p.m., FS1-TV NHRA… Read More
    NEW YORK — Third seed Stan Wawrinka rose to the occasion once again to beat top-seeded defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-7(1), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 and win the U.S. Open on Sunday for the third grand slam title of his career. The 31-year-old Swiss, who defeated Djokovic… Read More
    FOOTBALL, NFL CAROLINA at DENVER, 8:30 p.m., NBC-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio GOLF KLM Open, first round, 5:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., The Golf Channel-TV DAP Championship, first round, 12:30 p.m., The Golf Channel-TV PGA, BMW Championship, first round, 3… Read More
    NEW YORK — Frenchman Gael Monfils overwhelmed worn-out compatriot Lucas Pouille 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 to become the first man into the semifinals of the U.S. Open on Tuesday. Tenth seed Monfils was his dynamic self and invincible from the service line in a commanding win over… Read More
    NEW YORK — Karolina Pliskova ruined any chance of another Flushing Meadows sister showdown as she claimed a dramatic 4-6, 6-4, 7-6(3) win over sixth-seeded Venus Williams on Monday to reach the U.S. Open quarterfinals. At 36-years-old and the oldest remaining player in the draw, Williams… Read More
    AUTO RACING NHRA U.S. Nationals, 1 p.m., Fox-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at SAN DIEGO, 4:30 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… Read More
    NEW YORK — American eighth seed Madison Keys claimed a dramatic 7-5, 4-6, 7-6(3) comeback win over a tearful Naomi Osaka on Friday to reach the fourth round of the U.S. Open. Leading 5-1 in the third set and on the cusp of the biggest victory… Read More
    NEW YORK — Andy Murray said on Thursday the noise created by the U.S. Open’s new retractable roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium is a distraction to players and makes it difficult to react to opponents’ shots. But the British second seed managed to shut out the… Read More
    NEW YORK — World No. 1 Novak Djokovic advanced into the third round of the U.S. Open in New York without stepping onto the court Wednesday, and No. 5-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada became the tournament’s first significant upset victim as he lost to American Ryan Harrison. Read More
    NEW YORK — Eugenie Bouchard slumped to a first-round defeat at the U.S. Open on Tuesday but the Canadian might yet leave Flushing Meadows a big winner with her lawsuit against the grand slam and United States Tennis Association still to hit the courts. Last year… Read More
    BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE TAMPA BAY at BOSTON, 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 Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM),… Read More
    SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, 8 p.m., Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race, NBCSN-TV BASEBALL, LITTLE LEAGUE World Series International elimination game, noon, 6 p.m., ESPN-TV US elimination game, 3 p.m., ABC-TV; 8 p.m., ESPN-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE… Read More
    Golf Hole-in-one Pat Nickels LUCERNE — Pat Nickels of Trenton recorded a hole-in-one on  the 122-yard second hole Sunday at Lucerne Golf Club. She used a 6-iron to record the ace and it was witnessed by Bill Nickels and Greg Black. WMSGA Senior Championship… Read More
    SATURDAY AUTO RACING Formula One, German Grand Prix, qualifying, 8 a.m., NBCSN-TV NASCAR, Camping World Truck, The Pocono Mountains 150, qualifying, 9 a.m., race, 1 p.m., FS1-TV; WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio NASCAR, Sprint Cup, The Pennsylvania 400, practice,… Read More
    BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUES BOSTON at LOS ANGELES, 10 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 Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM),… Read More
    BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE DETROIT at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; ESPN-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 Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM),… Read More