Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Jim Hoban is in charge of managing and editing our print and digital publications at night in sports.

He has been a member of the Boston Globe sports department since 1977.

Latest stories

Rowing

Cal men and Great Eight women conquer the Head of the Charles Regatta

By John Powers , Globe Correspondent

A California crew shattered the course record by 31 seconds in the championship eight at Head of the Charles.

ALCS: Astros 7, Yankees 1

Justin Verlander, Astros overpower Yankees, force Game 7

By Kristie Rieken , Associated Press

Verlander pitched seven shutout innings and Jose Altuve homered and drove in three runs Friday.

Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler made up for early misplay

By Elliott Denman , Globe Correspondent

Butler forced the fumble on what was originally ruled a fourth-quarter TD for the Jets.

SPORTS LOG

Syracuse shocks second-ranked Clemson

, Associated Press

Eric Dungey passed for 278 yards and three TDs as the Orange sent the Tigers home with their first loss.