Mark Cofman has worked at the Globe since August 2008, first as the Editor of OT (sports publication in 2008-09), followed by a tenure as a regular sports copy desk editor (2009-15), then as a sports copy desk editor as a contractor (2016-17).
He has been in the newspaper business for roughly 40 years and has also taught college classes at Endicott College.
YANKEES 8, ROYALS 3
By Dave Skretta , Associated Press
Catcher Gary Sanchez led the way for New York with a pair of homers as part of a 4-for-5 night.
YANKEES 6, ATHLETICS 2
By Mike Fitzparick , Associated Press
Stanton went 4 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs, helping Severino pick up his sixth win of the season.
Yankees 4, Astros 0
By Kristie Rieken , Associated Press
The Yankees catcher broke up a scoreless tie with a three-run homer off Ken Giles and New York went on to a 4-0 victory.
CAVALIERS 113, RAPTORS 112
By Ian Harrison , Associated Press
James had a triple-double as Cleveland rallied from a 14-point deficit to stun the Raptors in Toronto.