CC Sabathia enters alcohol rehab center, will miss playoffs

...disabled list and using a tighter brace, Sabathia was 2-1 with a 2.17 ERA in his last five starts and got the win against Boston last week that clinched the Yankees' return to the postseason after a rare two-year absence."As difficult as this decision...

Crawford Long invented anesthesia, and that's no bunk

...column said that on Sept. 30, 1846: "Boston dentist William Morton used ether as...been educated in Georgia and not in Boston. We are both right.Long used ether four years before that dentist in Boston, and he was so famous that they named...

No. 6 Clemson not worried about rankings

...not even half our season."Still, things lay out quite nicely for Clemson. It's next four opponents ? Yellow Jackets, Boston College, Miami and North Carolina State ? all lost Saturday. The biggest hurdle, a Nov. 7 matchup against three-time...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Gibson Brothers' bluegrass derived from unusual beginnings

...Cobb played professional baseball as a member of the Augusta Tourists, and it was where many major league teams, including those from New York City, Boston, Detroit and Philadelphia, used for spring training in the early 1900s.

Florida State hangs on to beat Wake Forest

...33 carries, and lost 57 yards because of the sacks. DUKE 9, BOSTON COLLEGE 7In Durham, N.C., Ross Martin kicked three field goals...first time since 1962-65.Troy Flutie passed for 129 yards for Boston College (3-2, 0-2).

Rangers clinch playoff spot while Angels continue to fight for theirs

...Ending a rare two-year absence from the postseason, New York clinched a wild-card berth with three games to spare by beating Boston for the franchise's 10,000th regular-season win.Carlos Beltran homered along with rookies Greg Bird and Rob Refsnyder...

Goalies must balance tough workload during regular season

...Jonathan Quick started 71 of his 72 games as Los Angeles missed the playoffs, while Tuuka Rask started 67 of his 70 games for Boston, which also missed the postseason."I don't know what the number is," Bylsma said. "And maybe there's different numbers...

Florida State's defense proves too much for Boston College

BOSTON - Cornerback Jalen Ramsey returned a fourth-quarter...touchdown to help No. 9 Florida State beat Boston College 14-0 on Friday night.The Seminoles...Atlantic Coast Conference) struggled against a Boston College team that had beaten a pair of FCS...

Seventeen months after accident, Nasser continues to defy the odds

...girlfriend, Ali Hale, after finishing the Boston Marathon.April 15, 2014, is a date...The time qualified him for the 2015 Boston Marathon.The accidentBut then came April...propose at an even bigger event ? the Boston Marathon. He mapped out the perfect scenario...

Backup QB leads East Carolina over Virginia Tech

...threw for a third for the Deacons (2-2). Boston College 17, Northern Illinois 14In Boston, Troy Flutie threw a touchdown pass in his...a tiebreaking 21-yard scoring run to lift Boston College to a win over Northern Illinois.Flutie...