Digital Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Matt Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

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Bruins schedule for 2017-18 season released

By , Globe Staff

The puck drops on the new season Oct. 5 at TD Garden vs. the Nashville Predators.

Red Sox promoting Michael Chavis to Double A Portland

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The third baseman was the MVP of the Carolina League All-Star Game this week.

108 Stitches: Wednesday June 21

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

Shortly after a mostly dominant 8 1/3 innings effort against the Royals, Chris Sale didn’t mask his dismay. The Red Sox lefthander understood the big picture – his team had won to claim first place in the AL East – but still, he hadn’t accomplished something that had seemed so attainable: His first complete game victory with the Red Sox.

108 Stitches: Monday, June 19

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The play was the punctuation mark to one of the more meaningful Red Sox wins of the season to date. Christian Vazquez’s bullet to second base cut down Derek Fisher to seal Sunday’s 6-5 road win and series victory over an Astros team that has been the clear class of the American League.