Royals-Yankees game postponed, rescheduled for Sept. 25


The game between the Royals and New York Yankees was postponed by rain Thursday, with the announcement coming on a wet morning in New York City about five hours before the teams were supposed to play the finale of a four-game series. The local...

Ellsbury hurt crashing into wall; Yanks beat Royals 3-0

A great first-inning catch that forced center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury from the game with a concussion and sprained neck helped Luis Severino win for the first time in a month as the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 3-0 on Wednesday.

Red Sox score seven in the 7th to beat Rangers 9-4

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Padres rally late, hold off Mets in ninth for 6-5 win

Hunter Renfroe snapped an eighth-inning tie with a titanic home run, Brad Hand pitched out of a huge jam in the ninth and the San Diego Padres took advantage of a floundering New York Mets bullpen in rallying for a 6-5 victory Wednesday night.

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New London schools improve, yet they're still subject to budget cuts

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Royals-Yankees game postponed, rescheduled for Sept. 25

The game between the Royals and New York Yankees was postponed by rain Thursday, with the announcement coming on a wet morning in New York City about five hours before the teams were supposed to play the finale of a four-game series. The local...

Ellsbury hurt crashing into wall; Yanks beat Royals 3-0

A great first-inning catch that forced center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury from the game with a concussion and sprained neck helped Luis Severino win for the first time in a month as the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 3-0 on Wednesday.

Red Sox score seven in the 7th to beat Rangers 9-4

Dustin Pedroia waved home the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch, then singled in two more during Boston's seven-run seventh inning on Wednesday night and the Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 9-4 for their third straight victory.

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Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night and force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Ogwumike on the mend — and happy, of course

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Sun visit powerhouse Lynx on Tuesday

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Cavs, with chance to oust Celtics in Game 5, remain humble

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8 a.m., NBCSN —Formula One Monaco Grand Prix practice from Monte Carlo.

2 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Coca-Cola 600 practice from Concord, N.C.

4 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Xfinity Hisense 4K TV 300 practice from Concord, N.C.

6 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Xfinity Hisense 4K TV 300 final practice from Concord, N.C.

7 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Coca-Cola 600 qualifying from Concord, N.C.      

Baseball

1 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Kansas City Royals at New York Yankees.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Texas Rangers at Boston Red Sox.

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

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Los Angeles Dodgers.

Basketball

8:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics in Eastern Conference finals Game 5.

Golf

5 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: BMW PGA Championship from Surrey, England.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — Senior PGA Championship from Potomac Falls, Va.

4 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Dean & DeLuca Invitational from Fort Worth, Texas.

7 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Volvik Championship from Ann Arbor, Mich. (taped today)

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Ottawa Senators at Pittsburgh Penguins in Eastern Conference finals Game 7.

Lacrosse

5 p.m., theday.com — High school girls: Stonington at East Lyme in Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament final. (audio only)

7 p.m., theday.com — High school boys: Waterford at East Lyme in Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament final. (audio only) 

Soccer

6:50 a.m., FS1 — FIFA U-20 World Cup: Senegal vs. United States from Incheon, South Korea.

3:50 a.m. (Friday), FS1 — FIFA U-20 World Cup: Mexico vs. Venezuela from Suwon, South Korea.

Softball

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Alabama at Florida in Super Regional.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Missisisppi at UCLA in Super Regional.

Tennis

7:15 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Geneva Open.