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Xander Bogaerts and some appreciative fans behind him watch the flight of his fifth-inning home run.

Xander Bogaerts powers Red Sox to sixth straight win

With the win, the Red Sox have a 1½-game lead on the Blue Jays for the top wild-card spot. 1 hour ago

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Garrett Whitlock has a 1.99 ERA in 72⅓ innings to go along with 79 strikeouts and a 1.12 WHIP.

Red Sox place reliever Garrett Whitlock on 10-day IL with pectoral strain

Whitlock exited Sunday's game against the Orioles, but manager Alex Cora doesn't believe the injury is serious. 2 hours ago

Canelo Álvarez (left) shoved Caleb Plant after they exchanged verbal barbs during a news conference.

Canelo Álvarez, Caleb Plant trade blows at news conference for super middleweight title fight

The super middleweight champions were promoting their Nov. 6 title unification bout. 2 hours ago

Ryder Cup
Longtime friends Jordan Spieth (left) and Justin Thomas could be a formidable duo for the US.

The Ryder Cup is Friday through Sunday. Here is what you need to know

The US has lost four of the past five Ryder Cups.

In the 73rd minute, Framingham sophomore Ben Dionisio tapped the ball past Brookline keeper Max Kuriyel for the game's lone goal in the Bay State Conference matchup.

Late winner lifts Framingham boys’ soccer over Brookline in Top-10 matchup

Two of the Bay State Conference's best teams went head-to-head on Tuesday, and it took a scruffy goal in the final minutes to split the sides.

ben volin | on football
Mac Jones was 22 of 30 for 186 yards against the Jets and had a passer rating of 89.0.

Film study: Patriots’ game plan vs. Jets didn’t reflect a lot of trust in Mac Jones or offensive line

Josh McDaniels's game plan vs. the Jets was based around deception and moving the ball through nontraditional means.

Peter Abraham | On baseball
José Iglesias, who led off the third with a double Tuesday night, has been a bright spot since signing with the Red Sox, but he is ineligible to play with them in the postseason.

As playoffs approach, Alex Cora is filled with second thoughts

José Iglesias has been a surprisingly productive player at second base since being signed by the Red Sox on Sept. 6, but the team will need to find playing time for Christian Arroyo, too.

Ryder Cup
Bryson DeChambeau spoke to the print media Tuesday, ending a 48-day boycott.

Bryson DeChambeau stands out even as he puts emphasis on US team for the Ryder Cup

DeChambeau used his time to dispel a few distractions hanging over the American team.