Boston ends skid with 1-0 win over Twins


Buchholz strikes out 8 for Boston in 1-0 shutout of Twins

Kennedy outduels Syndergaard in Padres' 7-2 win over Mets

Kennedy bests rookie Syndergaard to lift Padres to 7-2 win over Mets

Major League Baseball roundup

Archer ties Rays mark with 15 Ks in 6-1 win over Angels, Pujols ties Foxx for 17th on HR list

Veteran Blackhawks, young Lightning open Stanley Cup Final

Blackhawks chase 3rd NHL title in 6 years when they visit young Tampa Bay in Stanley Cup Final

Potential candidates to replace Blatter as FIFA president

From Platini to Hayatou: Potential candidates to replace Sepp Blatter as FIFA president

COLUMNS

Baseball ... and vocabulary ... are always in play at Fitch

Imagine the baseball coach as the cerebral, analytical English teacher with positive proclivities...

PRO FOOTBALL

What offseason? Key NFL owners meetings this week

What offseason? NFL owners to discuss deflated balls, relocating to LA, extra point changes

'Deflategate' appeal could test powers of NFL commissioner

In 'Deflategate' appeal, Brady threatens to put powers of NFL commissioner on trial

Former Dolphins kicker Garo Yepremian dies at 70

Garo Yepremian, former Dolphins kicker best known for Super Bowl gaffe, dies at 70

Brady to argue suspension on deflated footballs; Goodell will hear appeal himself

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady appeals 4-game suspension on deflated balls; team rebuts NFL

PRO HOCKEY

Rangers' Zuccarello was sidelined by small skull fracture

Rangers F Mats Zuccarello could not speak for 4 days after being hit by shot

Young Lightning prove they belong on hockey's biggest stage

Lightning-Blackhawks figures to be entertaining Stanley Cup matchup

CT SUN

Sun part ways with Hightower, Griffin

The Connecticut Sun suspended guard Allison Hightower and waived forward Kelsey Griffin on Tuesday since neither will play this season due to injury. The moves were done to clear roster space.

Sun forward Griffin out for 2015 season

Connecticut Sun veteran forward Kelsey Griffin will miss the entire 2015 WNBA season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on her left hip last Friday.

MORE PRO SPORTS

Federer loses to pal Wawrinka in Paris; Tsonga into semis

Federer exits French Open before semis for 3rd year in row; Wawrinka to play Tsonga next

Major League Baseball roundup

Baseball Capsules

Serena rallies to reach French Open quarterfinals

Living on the edge, Williams tops Stephens at French; Sharapova out; Djokovic-Nadal on the way

Red Sox falter in ninth and lose series to Rangers

Reeling Red Sox lose 4-3 to drop series at Texas; Hamilton pinch 2-run, 2-out double in 9th

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) MLB: Minnesota Twins at Boston Red Sox in first game of a doubleheader.

3:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Minnesota Twins at Boston Red Sox in second game of a doubleheader.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Colorado Rockies.

9 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at San Diego Padres.

Golf

3 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA men: Division I Championship match play final from Bradenton, Fla.

Hockey

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks at Tampa Bay Lightning in Stanley Cup Finals Game 1.

Soccer

9 p.m., ESPNEWS — Men's exhibition: Peru vs. Mexico from Lima, Peru.

3 a.m. (Thursday), FS1 — FIFA U20 World Cup: Hungary vs. Brazil from New Plymouth, New Zealand.

Softball

8 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Florida vs. Michigan in College World Series finals Game 3 from Oklahoma City.

Tennis

8 a.m., ESPN2, Tennis Channel — French Open from Paris.