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Clutterbuck leads Islanders to 5-3 win over Bruins

New York Islanders left wing Cory Conacher (89) falls back after being punched by Boston Bruins center Chris Kelly (23) despite the efforts of linesman Derek Nansen (70) during the third period of an NHL preseason hockey game in Boston, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. The Islanders won 5-3. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Cal Clutterbuck scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:19 left in the third period, sending the New York Islanders to a 5-3 preseason win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

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Jeter in lineup for farewell game at Fenway Park

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter, center, acknowledges cheers from the crow as he leaves the game after an RBI hit inthe third inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Fenway Park in Boston. This was the last at-bat in Jeter's baseball career. This was the last baseball game of Jeter's career. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

BOSTON (AP) — On the last day of his remarkable career, Derek Jeter performed one final amazing feat.

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Jeter leaves with hit and 9-5 win over Red Sox

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter tips his cap to the crowd at Fenway Park after coming out of the baseball game for a pinch-runner in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Boston. It is the last baseball game of his career. At left are teammates Brett Gardner (11) and Mark Teixeira (25). (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — The ball, marked and numbered for the occasion, bounced high off the dirt and down the third-base line, where a rookie who was 4 years-old when Derek Jeter made his major league debut leaped into the air to attempt a barehanded play.

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Jeter returns to lineup, Red Sox beat Yankees 10-4

New York Yankees designated hitter Derek Jeter prepares to face Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly in the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Derek Jeter went 1 for 2 with an infield single and left for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning. Even he wasn’t going to pull the Yankees out of this hole in the next-to-last game of his career.

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Red Sox honor Selig before Yankees game

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig speaks before a baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Milwaukee. Selig's visit to Miller Park is part of his team tour, which includes stops at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

BOSTON (AP) — Bud Selig made his first trip to Fenway Park in 1949, when he dragged his mother to the ballpark during a trip East to take in some art museums and other forms of culture. Just as they got to the front of the ticket line, the agent slammed the window shut: The game against the New York Yankees — Selig’s favorite team at the time — was sold out.

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