Frustrated Red Sox stumble against Angels

Boston, MA - 6/24/2017 - (7th inning) Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell continued to argue his point even after he was tossed from the game by umpire crew chief Bill Miller (26) after a run was walked in on a Balk call during the seventh inning. The Boston Red Sox host the Los Angeles Angels in Game 2 of a three game series at Fenway Park. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: Peter Abraham, Topic: 25Red Sox-Angels, LOID: 8.3.2888891694.

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Manager John Farrell got tossed in a bizarre seventh inning as JC Ramirez outdueled David Price.


// Jayson Tatum’s father taught him the game, then game-planned against him

Jayson played at Chaminade College Prep in St. Louis, while his father coached rival Christian Brothers.


// The Celtics’ boring draft night, and other notes

The Timberwolves did what the Celtics should have done.


// Cody Bellinger, Aaron Judge could make rookie history

Only two players have won Rookie of the Year and MVP in the same season. This year, two more could do it.


// Red Sox put Josh Rutledge on 7-day concussion DL

The utility infielder has been dealing with concussion symptoms since May 29.

Doug Fister, shown in the dugout Saturday, will make his debut with the Red Sox on Sunday.

Doug Fister relishes opportunity with Red Sox

The veteran sinkerballer will start Sunday against the Angels, the team that just released him.

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 24: Jack Studnicka poses for a portrait after being selected 53rd overall by the Boston Bruins during the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on June 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Forward Jack Studnicka headlines Bruins’ Day 2 draft picks

Boston added a pair of forwards, two defensemen, and a goalie in Rounds 2-7 on Saturday.

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan greets running backs Devonta Freeman, left, and Tevin Coleman during NFL football practice Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP


Which players and coaches will be under the most pressure this season?

The pressure’s on MVP Matt Ryan to help Falcons move on from last year’s disappointing Super Bowl loss.

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// Even winners like the Blackhawks are looking for youth

Trades and picks help Chicago get younger.

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 23: Nick Suzuki puts on the Vegas Golden Knights hat after being selected 13th overall during the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on June 23, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)


Golden Knights may put their top draft picks to the test early

First-rounders Cody Glass, Nick Suzuki, and Erik Brannstrom could contend for key roles in training camp.


// Golden Knights are taking long-term view

A ho-hum inaugural class indicates Vegas will build through the draft.

Adam Himmelsbach

// Celtics had cooled on trading for Jimmy Butler

The Celtics were more comfortable with an eye on free agency and their picks intact.

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// Addition of Doug Fister, Jhonny Peralta made sense for Red Sox

Fister, Peralta give Red Sox inexpensive veteran depth in pitching rotation and at third base, respectively.

JUNE 15, 2017--SUNRISE, FLORIDA Shawn Thornton, a former Boston Bruins player known as the team's enforcer, is now the Florida Panthers VP for business operations. (Angel Valentin for the Boston Globe)

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Shawn Thornton traded the penalty box for the front office

The former Bruin enforcer is now the Panthers’ vice president of business operations.


// Dathan Ritzenhein up against elite field in BAA 10K

Ritzenhein will toe the start line alongside defending champion Daniel Chebii and 2015 winner Daniel Salel.

Boston, MA- June 23, 2017: David Ortiz waves to the crowd after a ceremony at Fenway Park in Boston, MA on June 23, 2017. On Friday night, the Sox retired the No. 34 that was worn by David Ortiz for 14 seasons and three World Series championships. It comes a little less than nine months after his final game.(CRAIG F. WALKER/GLOBE STAFF) section: sports reporter:

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David Ortiz | No. 34

‘You are our family, and it will be like that until the day we die’

Dustin Pedroia’s tribute at David Ortiz’s number retirement ceremony Friday brought the slugger to tears.

CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 23: Urho Vaakanainen poses for photos after being selected 18th overall by the Boston Bruins during the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on June 23, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins pick Finnish defenseman Urho Vaakanainen at No. 18

The Bruins went off the board, taking the 50th-ranked player, according to Red Line Report.

CROMWELL, CT - JUNE 24: Jordan Spieth of the United States assesses a putt on the 17th green during the third round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands on June 24, 2017 in Cromwell, Connecticut. (Photo by Maddie Meyer Getty Images)

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Golf Roundup

Jordan Spieth retains lead at Travelers Championship on late birdie

Spieth drained a 20-foot birdie on the 18th, and he holds a one-stroke lead ending Sunday’s final round in Cromwell, Conn.


// Kyle Larson, Jamie McMurray qualify 1-2 at Sonoma

Chip Ganassi likes winners, and his drivers have him in prime position to celebrate another victory.

Alex Speier

// Xander Bogaerts went back to the future, as a much more polished player

Boston’s visit to Kansas City, site of the 2012 Futures Game, offered a chance to reflect on the shortstop’s journey.

06/23/2017 Waltham Ma- Boston Celtics introduce their newest player Jayson Tatum (cq) at a afternoon press-conference.Jonathan Wiggs\Globe Staff Reporter:Topic

Brad Stevens on Jayson Tatum: ‘We’re really thrilled to have him’

The newest Celtic was introduced Friday, and the team expects him to have a big impact.

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// In Chicago, one deeply satisfying last shift

In this final installment of our Hockey Food series, Fluto Shinzawa visits Pequod’s Pizza and Frontera Grill.


// It’s help wanted on the Bruins’ blue line

The Bruins will explore trades and free agency to bolster their defensive corps.

// Isaiah Thomas to appear on cover of ESPN’s Body Issue

In the upcoming issue of the magazine, Thomas explains how he has used his size – or lack of it – to his advantage.