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J.D. Martinez has been removed from the Red Sox' COVID-19 restricted list.

Red Sox reinstate J.D. Martinez from COVID-19 list

Martinez is batting third as the designated hitter for Sunday's series finale against the Orioles. 1 hour ago

red sox at orioles | 1:05 p.m. (nesn)
Nick Pivetta will get the start as the Red Sox try to extend their winning streak to six games.

Game 9: Red Sox at Orioles lineups and notes

Nick Pivetta gets the start as the Red Sox go for the sweep.

red sox 6, orioles 4 (10 innings)
Michael Chavis slides in safely with the winning run in the 10th inning Saturday night in Baltimore.

Red Sox extend win streak to five with extra-inning victory over Orioles

Michael Chavis scored on a wild pitch and Christian Vázquez drove in Alex Verdugo in the top of the 10th inning to cap late-game rally.

Reed Lebster UMass grins and celebrates after scoring in the first period against St. Cloud State during the NCAA hockey championship game in Pittsburgh.

The ‘best moment of their life’: UMass men’s hockey team rolls over St. Cloud State to win national championship

After jumping to a 2-0 lead in the first period, the Minutemen cruised to their first national title.

John Powers | On College Hockey
The Minutemen celebrate their 5-0 win against St. Cloud St., avenging their loss in the NCAA final in 2019.

Two years after national title heartbreak, dominant UMass knew how to get it done

The Minutemen were dominated in 2019's championship game, but were dominant in 2021.

Peter Abraham | On Baseball
Matt Barnes has retired 13 of the 16 batters he has faced, 11 by strikeouts, while throwing 51 of 65 pitches for strikes.

We are closer to finding out which pitcher Alex Cora will save for last

Matt Barnes and Adam Ottavino are the most likely candidates, but Cora has kept his cards close to the vest.

Tony Finau received a surprise call from ex-Patriots quarterback Tom Brady while on a weather break Saturday.

Tony Finau gets a call during Masters delay, from ex-Patriot Tom Brady

Jimmy Dunne approached Tony Finau and said, “somebody wants to talk to you.” Somebody was Brady.

Masters notebook
Spectators leave the course after a weather warning stopped play during the third round of the Masters on Saturday.

Augusta National not above protests over Georgia’s voting laws

There were calls to take the Masters from Augusta National, but the club ignored the politics of the situation.