Sports Columnist

Tara Sullivan

I don’t just cover the sports. I cover the people. Multiple-time Associated Press Sports Editors Top Ten columnist award winner. Formerly of The Record (N.J.), The New York Daily News, and New York Newsday.

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Amid a busy baseball season, Alex Cora was there for a grief-stricken friend

By , Globe Staff

When a close friend’s son died in a car accident in July, the Red Sox manager made time for him.

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For the Kimbrels, the only save that truly mattered came in March

By , Globe Columnist

Craig Kimbrel and wife Ashley stood by as their 4-month-old daughter battled a congenital heart condition that necessitated multiple major surgeries. Lydia Joy Kimbrel will be a year old in 13 days.

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Ever relentless, the Red Sox will stick with what has gotten them this far

By , Globe Columnist

“If you give us another life, we’re going to find some way to chop you down like a tree,” first baseman Steve Pearce said.

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Throw another log onto the ongoing dumpster fire that is USA Gymnastics

By , Globe Staff

A former head of the governing body was arrested this week, and the interim president resigned under pressure.