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Red Sox Snap Losing Streak with 4-3 Win Over Blue Jays

August 25th, 2014
(AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Thornhill) TORONTO (AP) — Yoenis Cespedes singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox survived a ninth-inning collapse to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Monday night, snapping...

NFL Clears Incognito to Sign with Team, Return to Play

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August 25th, 2014
(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File) MIAMI (WGGB) -- After sparking controversy with the Miami Dolphins, offensive guard Richie Incognito has been cleared to return to play by the NFL. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are looking for plenty of offensive...

Mariners Complete First Sweep at Fenway

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August 24th, 2014
Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt tags out Seattle Mariners' Kendrys Morales, left, at third base after Kyle Seager reached on an infield single in the first inning of a baseball game in Boston, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) BOSTON...

Westfield Celebrates Babe Ruth League Baseball Teams

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August 24th, 2014
Westfield, MA (WGGB)----Westfield celebrated some of their own Sunday afternoon with a parade and rally for their two Babe Ruth League teams. The 13-year olds competed in the state finals and the 14-year olds won New England Regionals and...

South Korea Defeats Chicago in Little League World Series

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August 24th, 2014
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Jae Yeong Hwang drove in two runs and Hae Chan Choi weathered a late Chicago rally to lead South Korea to an 8-4 win in Sunday's Little League World Series championship game. Hwang gave up one hit in two-plus...

Welker Leaves Preseason Game with Concussion

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August 24th, 2014
(AP Photo/Jack Dempsey) DENVER (AP) — Broncos receiver Wes Welker suffered a concussion after taking a hit to the head from Houston defensive back D.J. Swearinger in a preseason game Saturday night. Welker was leveled by Swearinger soon after...

Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

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August 24th, 2014
(AP Photo/Wade Payne) BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender. Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday...

Chicago Reaches Little League World Series Final

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August 24th, 2014
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) --Chicago's Jackie Robinson West rallies past Las Vegas Mountain Ridge 7-5 in the U.S. final on Saturday and into the Little League World Series title game today right here on your abc40....

Ackley’s Homer Pushes Mariners Past Red Sox 7-3

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August 24th, 2014
(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) BOSTON (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have scored in only two innings the past two days, and that's still been enough to beat slumping Boston. Dustin Ackley's three-run homer capped a seven-run fourth inning that carried...

Rusney Castillo on Field Before Red Sox Game

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August 23rd, 2014
By KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- Cuban defector Rusney Castillo appeared at Fenway Park on Saturday, wearing Boston Red Sox shorts and a T-shirt before the game with the Seattle Mariners. Castillo chatted with the Mariners'...

Mariners Score 5 with 2 Out in the 9th to Top Sox

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August 23rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) BOSTON (AP) — Down to their final strike, the Seattle Mariners put a dramatic end to more than three years of futility at Fenway Park. Austin Jackson hit a bases-loaded double with two outs in the ninth inning and...

Westfield Fenway Hosts 9/11 Wiffle Ball Tournament

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August 22nd, 2014
Westfield, MA (WGGB)----Westfield Fenway kicked off their 6th annual 9/11 Memorial wiffle ball tournament this weekend. This year's tournament is in honor of Army Sgt. Kyle J. Harrington of Swansea, MA who was killed in the line of...

Tom Brady, Patriots Dominate Panthers 30-7

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August 22nd, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady's offense and the New England Patriots' defense dominated the Carolina Panthers. Brady threw for 204 yards and two touchdowns, Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal and the...

Red Sox Land Cuban Outfielder Rusney Castillo

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August 22nd, 2014
(Ctsy. MGN Online) BOSTON (WGGB) -- The Boston Red Sox have landed some much-needed help in the form of a highly-touted talent out of Cuba, Rusney Castillo. The 27 year-old outfielder agreed to a seven-year, $72 million contract on Friday,...

Mo’ne Davis, Philadelphia Bounced by Chicago in LLWS

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August 21st, 2014
(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) WILLIAMSPORT, Penn. (WGGB) -- The star little leaguer that captured the attention of the entire nation saw her team's run come to an end Thursday night. Mo'ne Davis and her Philadelphia team lost to Chicago 6-5 in...