Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Hoban is an assistant sports editor. He has been a member of the Sports department for 33 years.

Latest stories

Red Sox activate Brad Ziegler; Sean O’Sullivan on disabled list

By , Globe Staff

O’Sullivan has left knee patellar tendinitis.

USGA apologizes for ‘distraction’ in US Open

By , Globe Staff

The USGA informed eventual champion Dustin Johnson on the 12th hole he might be penalized, and it was met with outrage.

DISH Network drops NFL Network, NFL RedZone channels

By , Globe Staff

DISH did the unprecedented by discontinuing service of the most popular sports league in America.

Mookie Betts is at it again — and again

By , Globe Staff

Betts has homered twice Wednesday, his fifth homer in his past seven at-bats.