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Jordan Cote, by the numbers

Friday, July 11, 2014

Jordan Cote’s stats with Single-A Staten Island: 0-1 record 7.71 ERA 5 appearances (4 starts) 18.2 innings pitched 29 hits allowed 20 runs (16 earned) 14 strikeouts 4 walks … 0

Sanbornton’s Cote rolls with the changes of life in the minor leagues

Friday, July 11, 2014

LOWELL, Mass. – Jordan Cote was hoping for rain. “There’s like a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms, so you never know,” Cote said as he … 0

Sprint Cup driver Larson wants to show he’s no ordinary rookie

Friday, July 11, 2014

LOUDON – For years, Chip Ganassi Racing had name recognition. But the team needed a spark. It had Ganassi, one of open wheel racing’s most … 0

Headlines from around the world in sports

Thursday, July 10, 2014

BASEBALL Tanaka on DL due to elbow inflammation CLEVELAND – New York Yankees rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka, who leads the majors with 12 wins, was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to right elbow inflammation. He had … 0

Tour de France at a glance

Thursday, July 10, 2014

ARENBERG PORTE DU HAINAUT, France – A brief look at the fifth stage of the Tour de France yesterday: Stage: The much-feared 95-mile stage over stretches of rough cobblestones fully lived up to its advance billing as the most treacherous of the tour. Defending champion Chris Froome crashed … 0

Au revoir, Froome: Tour champ drops out in Stage 5

Thursday, July 10, 2014

ARENBERG, France – An injured wrist was just too much for Tour de France champion Chris Froome in one of the most memorable and crash-marred stages in recent race history. The Kenyan-born Briton ended his repeat bid yesterday, … 0

NBA: Celtics in deal that helps Cavs

Thursday, July 10, 2014

CLEVELAND – The Cavaliers have cleared a path for LeBron James to return to Cleveland. They’ve made their moves. They’re just waiting for him to make his. The Cavs created enough salary-cap space to offer the superstar free … 0

Red Sox closer Uehara added to AL All-Star roster

Thursday, July 10, 2014

BOSTON – Boston Red Sox reliever Koji Uehara was added to the AL roster for the All-Star Game. He replaces New York Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka, who was placed on the disabled list yesterday. It’s the first major … 0

Argentina reaches World Cup final after penalties

Thursday, July 10, 2014

SAO PAULO – The World Cup’s second semifinal was supposed to put the silky skills of Lionel Messi and Arjen Robben in the spotlight. Instead, a goalkeeper and two rock-solid defenses stole the show. Argentina goalie Sergio Romero … 0

Lawrence cruises as Fisher Cats beat Rock Cats, 7-1

Thursday, July 10, 2014

After nearly throwing a perfect game against New Britain on June 27, Casey Lawrence was once again baffling to Rock Cats hitters yesterday afternoon. The righty worked 7.2 innings and was backed by the first Double-A home run of Dalton Pompey in a 7-1 victory. Lawrence entered the … 0

Sterling says he won’t sell team, calls wife a pig

Thursday, July 10, 2014

LOS ANGELES – A raging Donald Sterling denounced his wife, her lawyers and the NBA from the witness stand yesterday, saying he will never sell the Los Angeles Clippers and vowing a lifetime of lawsuits against the league. … 0

Red Sox rally to snap skid, beat White Sox, 5-4

Thursday, July 10, 2014

BOSTON – Daniel Nava doubled in the tying run in the ninth inning and scored on Brock Holt’s single as the Boston Red Sox rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Chicago White Sox, 5-4, last night … 0

Sources: Parsons agrees to Mavs’ offer sheet

Thursday, July 10, 2014

The Dallas Mavericks made a move at small forward, agreeing with restricted free agent Chandler Parsons on a three-year offer sheet worth more than $45 million. Houston will now have to decide whether to match the offer. Two people with knowledge of the situation said last night that … 0