Have Red Sox unearthed new math ... or is it simply pettiness?

I'd never put it past some highbrow sabermetrician to combine launch angle with exit velo and a...


No. 22 UConn splits with No. 9 East Carolina to win three-games series

UConn completed its regular season by splitting an AAC baseball doubleheader with No. 9 East Carolina on Friday, losing the opener 6-3 before winning the second game 4-2.

UConn women to compete at next season's Paradise Jam

The UConn women’s basketball team will compete against Ole Miss, Purdue and St. John’s in the Reef Division in the 2018 U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam, the team announced Thursday.


Calhoun says he expects to coach DIII Saint Joseph

Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun says he expects to be on the bench at the tiny Division III University of Saint Joseph in the fall, but still has some contractual issues with UConn to work out before that can be possible

Albany coach Scott Marr: NCAA lacrosse tourney a crapshoot

Maryland players cut the net to celebrate their 9-6 win over Ohio State in the Division I men's lacrosse final on May 29, 2017 at Gillette Stadium. Maryland is the top seed in this year's tournament, which starts its first round on Saturday. (Elise Amendola/AP Photo)

Reigning champion Maryland is the top seed as the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament begins


An emotional ending to Mitchell College's NCAA baseball journey

Mitchell College is eliminated from the NCAA Division III Harwich Regional baseball tournament with a 6-0 loss to Ramapo (N.J.) on Saturday.

Local roundup: Waterford boys, Stonington girls earn ECC D-II lacrosse titles

The Waterford boys win the ECC Division II lacrosse title on Saturday while the Stonington girls earn a share of the Division II title with Bacon Academy and Woodstock Academy.

Mitchell baseball remains alive in NCAA tournament by eliminating Suffolk

Mitchell College remained alive in the NCAA Division III baseball tournament with a 6-3 victory over Suffolk in a losers' bracket game in Harwich, Mass.


LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 in Game 3

The Cavaliers' LeBron James shoots over Boston's Marcus Morris during Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals on Saturday in Cleveland. The Cavaliers routed the Celtics 116-86 for their first win of the series. (Tony Dejak/AP Photo)

LeBron, Cavs dominate Celtics 116-86 in Game of Eastern Conference finals.

Betts, Benintendi power Red Sox past Orioles 6-3

Boston's Mookie Betts, center, celebrates his two-run home run that also drove in Sandy Leon, right, during the fifth inning of Saturday's game against Baltimore at Fenway Park. Boston won, 6-3. (Michael Dwyer/AP Photo)

Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi hit consecutive homers, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 on Saturday night


Auto Racing

2 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Heartland Nationals from Topeka, Kansas.

4 p.m., Ch. 8 — IndyCar Indianapolis 500 qualifying.


1 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox.

1 p.m., Ch. 61, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Arizona Diamondbacks at New York Mets.

1:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Washington Nationals.

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

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Cleveland Indians at Houston Astros.


1 p.m., — WNBA: Las Vegas Aces at Connecticut Sun.

1 p.m., NBA TV — WNBA: Indiana Fever at Washington Mystics.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: Los Angeles Sparks at Minnesota Lynx.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors.


1 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — U.S. National Championships from Dallas.


7 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Belgian Knockout from Antwerp, Belgium.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Byron Nelson from Dallas.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Byron Nelson from Dallas.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Regions Tradition from Birmingham, Ala.

5 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Kingsmill Championship from Williamsburg, Va.

7 p.m., Golf Channel — BMW Charity Pro-Am from Greenville, S.C. (taped today)


3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Vegas Golden Knights at Winnipeg Jets.


7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: New York Red Bulls at Atlanta United.


Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Division I tournament game TBA. (other games will be shown on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU all day long)


8 a.m., Tennis Channel — Internazionali d'Italia from Rome.

Track & Field

1 p.m., NBCSN — Boston Games.

2 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Boston Games.