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Bob Neumaier, shown at the 2017 Kentucky Derby, was a longtime horse racing expert for NBC.

Bob Neumeier, longtime Boston sports reporter and NBC horse racing expert, dies at 70

Neumy, as he was known, "took his work seriously but not himself seriously," one former coworker said. He died Saturday after struggling with heart issues and spending eight weeks in hospice. 10 minutes ago

Atlanta Braves' Eddie Rosario, center, celebrates after hitting a three-run home run during the fourth inning in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Atlanta Braves beat Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-2, head to World Series

Eddie Rosario capped a remarkable NL Championship Series with a three-run homer, sending Atlanta to the World Series for the first time since 1999, ousting defending champion Los Angeles.

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Mikaela Shiffrin conquered the giant slalom course in Solden, Austria, in the opening race of the World Cup season.

Mikaela Shiffrin opens World Cup season with 70th victory

Shiffrin, 26, became only the third skier in World Cup history to reach the 70-win mark, after Ingemar Stenmark and Lindsey Vonn.

Gymnastics
Stephen Nedoroscik of the United States competes in the pommel horse final at the world championships in Kitakyushu, Japan.

Worcester’s Stephen Nedoroscik wins pommel horse gold at worlds

“I’m kind of in shock now,” said Nedoroscik, who was left off US men’s gymnastics team for this summer’s Tokyo Olympics.

Head of the Charles
The women's crew from the King’s Crown Rowing Association moves past the foliage of a tree along the shore of the Charles in the alumnae eights at the Head of the Charles.

Maggie Fellows charges from back of the field to win women’s championship singles at Head of the Charles

The Warwick native finished more than 14 seconds ahead of Weston’s Kristina Wagner in 19 minutes, 21.904 seconds on the 3-mile upstream course.

Chad Finn | Sports Media
Tom Brady's return to Gillette Stadium drew 26.7 million viewers, the most-watched broadcast of the year as the NFL continues to lap the competition.

In the world of TV ratings, the NFL remains in a league of its own

The NFL's viewership is so far ahead of any other sport, any comparison is pointless.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought
Trolley cars pulled up directly under the stands at Braves Field, near what is now Boston University's Nickerson Field.

Once again, Boston will have to wait for a ‘Trolley Series’ between the Red Sox and Braves

For all the history of the teams, the Red Sox and Braves have yet to meet in the postseason.

49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is said to be 100 percent heading into Sunday's game against the Colts.

Jimmy Garoppolo makes it through practice healthy, will start Sunday for 49ers

Garoppolo has been out since he injured his calf against Seattle Oct. 3.