Jon Lester has his worst outing of the season, and Elssbury doubles and triples against his former team.
Dougie Hamilton and Jordan Caron score in the first period, and Boston never looks back.
The Eagles got it going with a 10-3 win over Edward Little Tuesday.
The Beavers are 7-9 with eight games remaining and are a good shot at securing a postseason berth.
Staff writers Gary Hawkins and Matt DiFilippo discuss the upcoming softball season, including the top teams and top players to watch this spring.
The Cony grad set the fifth best mark in the 5k event in Miami history this past weekend.
They say they were often required to work for free and also allege demeaning and degrading behavior toward them, including inappropriate touching.
With a record field, a million spectators and an American winner, the nation’s quintessential road race, and its host city, rebound from the terror of a year ago.
The Messalonskee grad had six hits on the day as the Terriers swept a double-header from UMaine-Presque Isle 12-1 and 12-1.
Central Mainers David Currier and Seth Hasty were among those who broke the three-hour barrier mark at Monday’s marathon.
The Kenyan runner defended the 2013 title she said she couldn’t enjoy a year ago.
The Bulldogs plated three runs in the fourth inning to grab victory over the Raiders.
But Mike Slive doesn’t believe college athletes should have employee status.
With the series tied at 1-1, Detroit wants to neutralize Boston’s physicality Tuesday night.
Boston falls into a 6-0 hole after three innings, claws back, then strands the tying run in three innings.
In the women's division, Rita Jeptoo of Kenya successfully defends the title she said she could not enjoy a year ago after the fatal bombings.
On Sunday, Boston didn’t take its first shot until 7:28 into the opening period. And it went in.
Staff writer Evan Crawley previews the top teams, the top athletes and what to look for in track and field this spring.
Boston Athletic Association sets aside 500 bibs in essay contest.
Marblehead, Mass., resident Flanagan wants to be first U.S. winner since 1985.
The boxer, who spent 19 years in prison on a wrongful murder conviction, had prostate cancer.
Three prospects have yet to win Coach Cosgrove’s support.
Colby women’s lacrosse team beats Middlebury 14-11.
Central Maine runners talk with Travis Lazarczyk about Monday’s marathon.
David Ortiz also contributes to ending the Orioles’ three-game winning streak.
The regular season success seems trivial.
It’s not every day – or every year – an NFL franchise goes on the market.
Every Orioles starter gets at least one hit except for Chris Davis.
A late third-period goal lifts the Red Wings to victory in a hard-fought opening game.
The Beavers took the opener 5-3, while the Terriers bounced back to grab the nightcap 6-2.
The Miami Heat star uses his detractors to fuel the fire he needs to challenge for a three-peat of titles.
The Red Sox hitter wants to join in on the Boston Marathon fun.
The field of runners has been expanded by 9,000 to nearly 36,000, and spectators could double – to 1 million.
The Huskies get strong relief pitching in a 5-3 victory.
The Heat were preseason favorites to make it three titles in a row, but they have plenty of challengers on both sides of the playoff bracket.
Backup catcher David Ross hits a go-ahead double in the top of the ninth to lift Boston to its second straight win.
The pair each scored three goals as the Gardiner girls lacrosse team beat Camden Hills 8-6.
Boston’s GM said no person is more important than the organization as the club looks to rebuild after the third-worst season in franchise history.
San Antonio comes into the postseason as a favorite as it seeks to avenge last year’s Finals defeat.
The Presidents’ Trophy-winning Bruins host the Red Wings Friday night in their opening-round series.
He's one of several freshman superstars who could be wearing a Boston Celtics uniform next year.
'I don't really have a word for it,' the quarterback says in his first public comments since the 43-8 loss to Seattle.
Snow-covered and wet fields have hurt spring sports from starting on time in central Maine.
The Boston center says working with the Canadian national team helped boost his confidence.
The former Titans running back has 50 touchdown runs in his seven-year career.
The third annual invitational at Hall-Dale expects to be a big draw on May 3.
The Gardiner graduate is playing baseball and football for the Eagles.
After a scheduling standoff with the Kora Shrine Circus, the team opts to play it out at the 400-seat MHG Ice Centre in Saco.
Boston hosts Detroit in the first round starting Friday night.
Major League Baseball is the only one of the big four leagues in North America to have a standardized paternity leave policy.
The Mules edged the Terriers 3-2 in non-conference baseball action Monday at Coombs Field.
Ryan Gardner and Phil Houdlette are giving back to their alma mater.
Ted Woodward had only one winning season in 10 years, and player transfers were hurting the program.
But his coach says the winningest athlete in Olympic history is ‘pretty far’ from being back in top form.
His easy win shows he’s even better-suited to wear the green jacket.
But although he tried mightily, Pacquiao didn’t stop or even really hurt Bradley during 12 mostly exciting rounds Saturday night.
The Terriers’ tennis team recorded a commanding 9-0 victory over Lyndon State College.
Martin Brodeur made 16 saves in what was possibly his final game in New Jersey.
Women make up nearly half of field at Central Maine Strongman 7.
As exciting is it is to see young athletes turning in strong performances, the seasoned veterans have earned their plaudits too.
UMF women’s lacrosse team beats Green Mountain 12-3.
Twenty-year-old Jordan Spieth is making quite a bid to become golf’s youngest major champion in more than 80 years.
Rachel Pratt doesn’t let bruised femur or torn ACL keep her down.
Carlos Beltran, Alfonso Soriano and Kelly Johnson also connected as the Yankees scored all their runs on homers.
Boston tops Buffalo 4-1 as David Krejci scores two goals.
Ryan Malone is charged with DUI and possession of cocaine.
Organizers of the event estimate 3,000 people came out for the 'Boston Strong' event.