Sports

By - 9/13/15 - 2:23 pm

For the three of you inside 128 who aren't way beyond sick of this. But it's pretty au courant, at least.

By - 9/13/15 - 1:28 pm
Popcorn on Boston Common for a Red Sox game viewing

Soggy conditions seem to mean more popcorn than people on the Common today for a large-screen viewing of the Sox game, as Gustavo shows us.

By - 9/12/15 - 8:34 pm

Takes a moment for the video of David Ortiz's home run to come up: Read more.

By - 9/8/15 - 11:06 pm
Brady Freed VW Bug in Dorchester

Mark Leonard spotted this guy on Rte. 1 today: Stephen Libman of Alliance Glass and Sign in Dorchester.

Perhaps he was on his way to or from the Fleming Printing Company in Porter Square (which Claire Blechman photographed today):

Fleming Printing Company loves Tom Brady
By - 9/4/15 - 9:37 am

There's this guy who goes to some "super religious" school somewhere on the East Coast who isn't supposed to go on an overnight trip without a companion, but he really, really wants to take in a Red Sox game, so can somebody make him up a fake wedding invitation?

By - 9/3/15 - 2:26 pm

The following is a statement issued by Mayor Walsh this afternoon:

Today is a great day in New England and Patriots fans across the country are celebrating. Now, let's get back to football - I am looking forward to a great season and cheering on the Patriots one game at a time.

By - 9/3/15 - 10:29 am

From the Herald:

Tom Brady is freed.

Judge Richard Berman has nullified the NFL's four-game suspension of the Patriots quarterback today, according to a report from the Associated Press.

More to come ...

By - 9/2/15 - 9:29 am

Kara Sassone, who has two young children, has started an online petition asking the Krafts to make Gillette welcoming to parents of young children: Read more.

By - 9/1/15 - 11:31 pm

The Globe's appended this to Dan Shaughnessy's column about Orsillo:

Clarification: Because of a reporting error, an earlier version of this story made reference to signs being confiscated at Fenway Park. The reference has been removed because the Globe could not independently verify that any signs were confiscated at the ballpark. ...

Via Dan Kennedy.

By - 8/30/15 - 10:35 am

Because? Yes, because, the Herald reports. That's it? Well, O'Brien is "well known for bringing out the nuances of baseball strategy, sharing insights about players." Wait, isn't that what Remy's supposed to do?

By - 8/26/15 - 5:15 pm

An online petition to NESN to bring Don Orsillo back to announce Sox games next year had more than 20,000 backers as of 5:10 p.m.

Baseball won't be the same without him.

Separately, Saugus residents are organizing on Facebook to save the iconic orange Saugusaur now that the miniature golf course it sits in has been sold to a developer who wants to use the land for a hotel and luxury housing. The page has more than 1,100 likes.

By - 8/25/15 - 12:26 pm

Dennis and Callahan report. We'll always have the Pizza Toss.

By - 8/15/15 - 11:06 pm

Beat the Mariners 22-10 (a day after beating them 15-1).

By - 8/15/15 - 12:21 am

WBZ reports comments by Jon Lester, who was successfully treated for lymphoma in 2007.

By - 8/12/15 - 4:51 pm

Looks like the courtroom artist who sketched Tom Brady in federal court today was not a graduate of the school that produced those. Read more.