COLUMNS

While the band plays on, H.S. athletes get the silent treatment

The CIAC, which exists to govern high school sports in our state, has taken the concept of "too...

Scott settles into his new golf home at Pequot

There's a new face behind the pro shop counter and in charge of the golf at Pequot Golf Club in...

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LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Rainaud among contenders at Connecticut Open

Black Hall assistant pro Adam Rainaud fired a 4-under 67 at The Patterson Club in Fairfield, leaving him two shots behind co-leaders John Flaherty and Corey Birch, two UConn golf teammates, at the Connecticut Open.

Long's pitch working wonders with Schooners staff

Dennis Long, one of the archects of the Mystic Schooners, is enjoying his second season in uniform as the Schooners' pitching coach.

Chadwick makes his way forward in SK Modified feature

Tyler Chadwick of Ledyard took the lead on lap 12 of the 35-lap SK Modified feature Saturday at the New London-Waterford Speedbowl and went on to win, highlighting the five-race Whelen All-American Series card.

PROFESSIONAL

Mets acquire reliever Tyler Clippard from A’s

The Mets acquired closer Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from Oakland for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner, the team announced Monday. This deal comes three days after the team acquired veterans Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Braves.

Red Sox trade Victorino to Angels

Angels acquire Shane Victorino, cash from Red Sox for Josh Rutledge

ON THE AIR

Baseball

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

8 p.m., YES, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Texas Rangers.

Special Olympics

7 p.m., ESPN — World Games from Los Angeles.

Soccer

8 a.m., FS1 — International Champions Cup: Inter Milan vs. Real Madrid from Guangzhou, China.

CT SUN

Positive experience in Italy has worked wonders for Sun's Pedersen

Kayla Pedersen’s confidence and play have improved in her third season with the Connecticut Sun, who begin the post-WNBA All-Star break at home Tueday night at 7 against the Indiana Fever.

Moore leads West past East 117-112 in WNBA All-Star Game

Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx made a go-ahead 3-pointer with over a minute left in the game and finished with a record 30 points to earn MVP honors as the West beat the East on Saturday, 117-112, at the WNBA All-Star Game at Mohegan Sun Arena.