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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.
Gavin Partridge of Hampden Academy throws to first base to turn a double play as Mt. Ararat's Nate Leslie slides into second during Thursday's game in Topsham. 
Christian Sandler | The Times Record

Hampden defeats Mt. Ararat 16-2

By Christian Sandler, Times Record on May 18, 2017, at 11:46 p.m.
A man died May 17, 2017, after falling over a railing at Wrigley Field on May 16, 2017.

Cubs fan dies after falling over a railing at Wrigley Field

By Matt Bonesteel, Washington Post on May 18, 2017, at 5:05 p.m.
Richard Garrity of Wheaton, Illinois, was leaving the ballpark about 40 minutes after Tuesday night’s Cubs-Reds game had ended when he fell over the railing.

UMaine baseball closes regular season against Albany

on May 18, 2017, at 10 a.m.
Jeff Gelinas delivers a pitch during a recent baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono. The senior pitcher from Saco has bounced back this season to provide the Black Bears with a steady closer out of the bullpen.

UMaine closer with ‘nasty’ curveball overcomes adversity in great senior season

By Larry Mahoney on May 18, 2017, at 8 a.m.
“His curveball is nasty,” UMaine sophomore Colin Ridley said. “Some guys throw curveballs that are loopy. His looks like it drops off a table.”

Tuesday’s GSA-Orono baseball summary

on May 16, 2017, at 10:07 p.m.
Orono's Kohle Parker (right) throws the ball to teammate Jack Coutts to get a George Stevens Academy player out at first during their baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono on Tuesday.
Ashley L. Conti | BDN

GSA rallies past Orono in key ‘C’ North baseball battle

By Larry Mahoney on May 16, 2017, at 9:45 p.m.

6-run eighth inning lifts Boston College past UMaine baseball

on May 16, 2017, at 9:04 p.m.
University of Maine's Hernen Sardinas connects with a pitch during a  game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono on April 8.

UMaine baseball team showing positive signs down the stretch

By Larry Mahoney on May 16, 2017, at 5:13 p.m.
With the America East Tournament looming on the horizon, University of Maine interim baseball coach Nick Derba is seeing some positive signs.

Hampden, Brewer baseball sum

on May 15, 2017, at 10:38 p.m.

Senior tosses one-hitter as Hampden snaps Brewer’s eight-game winning streak

By Larry Mahoney on May 15, 2017, at 10:04 p.m.

Steve Palermo, former MLB umpire, dies at age 67

By Blair Kerkhoff, The Kansas City Star on May 14, 2017, at 6:04 p.m.
May 13, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale (41) pitches during the first inning at against the Tampa Bay Rays Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

Sale, Red Sox survive Rays’ HRs

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on May 13, 2017, at 11:36 p.m.

UMaine baseball finishes off sweep of UMass Lowell

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 13, 2017, at 11:22 p.m.

Rays hold off late Red Sox comeback

By Gethin Coolbaugh, The Sports Xchange on May 13, 2017, at 12:56 a.m.
Hermon's Zach Nash (left) throws to teammate Alex Applebee (not pictured) while Ellsworth's Chris Ficket is stuck in a pickle during their baseball game in Hermon Friday. Applebee tagged Ficket out at first.

Pitching, defense lead Hermon baseball team past Ellsworth

By Ernie Clark on May 13, 2017, at 12:44 a.m.
University of Maine shortstop Jeremy Pena.

Pena leads UMaine baseball team to sweep of UMass Lowell

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 12, 2017, at 8:07 p.m.
The Black Bears used a seventh-inning rally powered by Jeremy Pena to defeat UMass Lowell 5-4 in the second game of the twinbill at Mahaney Diamond in Orono.
Maine coach John Winkin

NEIBA to enshrine Winkin, Butterfield in hall of fame

on May 12, 2017, at 1 a.m.
University of Maine baseball coaches John Winkin and Jack Butterfield have been selected for induction into the inaugural class of the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association Hall of Fame.

Presque Isle, Caribou baseball sum

on May 11, 2017, at 10:24 p.m.