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  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Maine Basketball Hall of Fame induction upcoming The inaugural Maine Basketball Hall of Fame will be inducted Thursday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. The Hall will honor 22 individuals and one team. Dinner is served from 4 to 5:30 p.m. with the induction following. FMI, 942-638...

  • Kelly could become a hero

    The Red Sox have seen many low points during the 2014 season, but the nadir may have come on August 6. Four-fifths of the Opening Day starting rotation had been traded away, a clear signal that management had no interest in contending this season. Bosto...

  • Falmouth All-Stars take District 6 crown

    The 9/10 Falmouth All-Star baseball team won the District 6 championship with an 11-2 win over Yarmouth. Falmouth went undefeated in the tournament will compete in the state championship tournament beginning Saturday in Ellsworth. The team was coached by Craig Aube, John Camelio, Neil Papa Olso...

  • North Sports Roundup

    Freeport team takes part in Junior Legion playoffs The Freeport Medical Junior Legion baseball team competed in the state tournament. After falling 8-3 to No. 5 All Sports Printing in a preliminary round game, No. 4 Freeport Medical dropped a 9-6 decision to top-ran...

  • Local players take part in classic Lobster Bowl

    They call it the Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Classic and Saturday's 20th version of the mid-summer football showdown more than lived up to the "classic" moniker. The West team couldn't hold an early 10-0 advantage, nor a late 16-10 lead and dropped an agonizing 17-16 decision when Edwa...

  • Sea Dogs fighting for playoff spot

    The Portland Sea Dogs enter the final month-and-a-half of the 2009 season seeking their fifth consecutive playoff appearance (the top two teams in each division qualify for postseason play). Through July 25, the Sea Dogs were 48-51 and in fourth place in the six-team Eastern League...

  • Post-golf options abound

    Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. Ali and Frazier. French fries and ketchup. Palmer and Nicklaus. Golf and beer. Some things just go together. Take that final coupling, golf and beer. A well-crafted ale or lager and a pleasant place to enjoy them (in moderation of co...

  • Portland standouts take part in classic Lobster Bowl

    They call it the Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Classic and Saturday's 20th version of the mid-summer football showdown more than lived up to the "classic" moniker. The West team couldn't hold an early 10-0 advantage, nor a late 16-10 lead and dropped an agonizing 17-16 decision when Edwa...

  • Nova wins Zone 4 Legion title; Junior Legion, Babe Ruth teams also excel

    The Deering High-populated Nova Seafood American Legion baseball powerhouse last week took one step closer to its sixth state championship in nine seasons by winning the Zone 4 championship and advancing to the state tourney. Nova, ranked first, blanked No. 4 Morrill Post 13-0 (in seven inning...

  • SP National League All-Stars advance to states

    The South Portland National Little League 11- and 12-year-old All-Star baseball team advanced to the state tournament by winning the District 6 title with a 5-3 triumph over Falmouth in the championship game in Cumberland. South Portland was 5-0 during double-elimination district tournament play...