Posts Tagged Massachusetts

Bogaerts’ single in 9th lifts Red Sox over Orioles 3-2

Home plate umpire Jordan Baker, right, points as he ejects Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez for hitting Boston Red Sox's Pablo Sandoval, left, with a pitch during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, April 17, 2015.  Jimenez had a no-hitter at the time. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts blooped a winning single with one out in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox won a game that included a couple of much harder hits, edging the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Friday night.

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In Aaron Hernandez murder case, question lingers: Why?

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez stands up after he is sentenced to life in prison at his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  Hernandez was found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Odin Lloyd in June 2013.   (Dominick Reuter/Pool Photo via AP)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Aaron Hernandez had it all.

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Thief steals sneakers from Boston Marathon bombing survivors

BOSTON (AP) — Police are searching for a thief who stole nearly a dozen pairs of donated sneakers and athletic items from two Boston Marathon bombing survivors.

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Red Sox can’t finish sweep, lose 10-5 to Nationals

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Wade Miley hands the ball to manager John Farrell as he is taken out of the game after giving up a three-run double to Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos (40) during the third nning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Miley gave up seven earned runs in his short outing. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — The questions about Boston’s starting rotation have surfaced already.

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7th day of deliberations underway in Aaron Hernandez trial

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens as the guilty verdict is read during his murder trial, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. at Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez was found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Odin Lloyd in June 2013.  He faces a mandatory sentence of life in prison without parole.  (Dominick Reuter/Pool Photo via AP)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him.

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