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Scoreboard falls at UMass-Amherst football game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A scoreboard has collapsed at a University of Massachusetts-Amherst football game, but no one was injured.

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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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Jeter to sit out Game 1 of final series in Boston

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter adjusts his cap as he talks with reporters prior to the Yankees' baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Nineteen years into his Hall of Fame career, Derek Jeter may have produced his final “first.”

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Rondo to miss 6-8 weeks with broken left finger

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics rebuilding project suffered a major setback when four-time All-Star Rajon Rondo underwent surgery Friday for a broken left finger.

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