Hackett runs away from rest of Kelley Road Race field


From the start, Everett Hackett owned the field. He gradually stretched his lead, looking comfortable as he powered up the hills. Returning back down Pequot Avenue in New London, he had plenty of time to soak in the ocean views.

Mitchell, Yankees lose 8-2 to White Sox

Melky Cabrera and Alexei Ramirez homered and John Danks struck out eight as the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 8-2 on Saturday night.

Shaw's big day carries Red Sox past Rays 11-7

Travis Shaw hits first 2 ML homers, scores 5 and drives in 4 in Boston's 11-7 win over Rays

Duda powers Mets past Nationals

Duda doubles in run after Cespedes walked intentionally in Mets debut, a 3-2 win over Nats

Sun play at Fever Sunday night

The Connecticut Sun have the worst conference record in the East and need to start winning those games in order to make the playoffs. They play at the conference rival Indiana Fever Sunday at the Indiana Fever (Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 6 p.m.)

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Major League Baseball roundup

Ben Zobrist hit two home runs, Eric Hosmer singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, 7-6, to snap a three-game losing streak.

Troubles haven't slowed down for NFL

Shattered cellphones. Fireworks accidents. Failed drug tests.

Junior Seau’s Daughter Will Speak at Pro Football Hall of Fame Ceremony

Bowing to intense pressure from fans and the media, David Baker, president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, said that the daughter of Junior Seau, one of the NFL’s greatest linebackers, would be allowed to speak in honor of her father when...

Rousey crushes Correia to defend her title at UFC 190

Ronda Rousey defended her bantamweight title by knocking out Bethe Correia only 34 seconds into the first round at UFC 190 on Saturday night.

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Dr. I treats his phones with care

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for high school football, college football, pro football, football...

Practice is secret to Stefanski's success

Pete Stefanski says regular practice is the main reason he's won three straight Elmridge Golf...

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LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Waterford wins 9-10 softball final opener

Anna Donahue had three hits and Abby Maynard drove in two runs as Waterford beat Westport 5-4 on Saturday in the Connecticut Little League (ages 9-10) softball finals.

Local roundup: Waterford advances to state Little League final

Waterford advanced to the championship round of the Connecticut Little League 11-12 year-old baseball tournament on Friday night with a wild 15-4 extra inning victory over Stamford North at Volunteer Field.

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Stricklen rallies Sun past Storm 67-66

Reserves Shekinna Stricklen and Elizabeth Williams helped the Connecticut Sun edge the Seattle Storm on Friday night, 67-66.

Sun host Storm on Friday night

The Connecticut Sun look to snap a four-game home losing streak tonight at Mohegan Sun Arena when they play host to the Seattle Storm on Friday night at 7 p.m.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

1:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Windows 10 400 from Long Pond, Pa.

6 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio from Lexington.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA Sonoma (Calif.) Nationals. (taped today)

Baseball

1:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox.

2 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Chicago White Sox.

4 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: West Virginia Black Bears at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., ESPN, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Washington Nationals at New York Mets.

Basketball

6 p.m., wnba.com/sun — WNBA: Connecticut Sun at Indiana Fever.

Golf

5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Paul Lawrie Matchplay from Aberdeen, Scotland.

10 a.m., ESPN2 — Women's British Open from Turnberry, Scotland.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Quicken Loans National from Gainesville, Va.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: 3M Championship from Blaine, Minn.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: Utah Championship from Lehi.

Horse Racing

5 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Haskell Invitational at Oceanport, N.J.

Soccer

10 a.m., FS1 — FA Community Shield: Arsenal vs. Chelsea from London.

3 p.m., FS1 — International Champions Cup: Barcelona at Fiorentina.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: Portland Timbers at San Jose Earthquakes.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: FC Dallas at Chicago Fire.

Tennis

1 pm., ESPN2 — World TeamTennis playoffs: Austin Aces at Washington Kastles in final.

3 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Atlanta Open.