TORONTO (AP) - The Red Sox are going for a split of their four-game series at Toronto this afternoon. The Sox won Monday's opener before losing Tuesday and last night. Ruby de la Rosa is pitching for Boston today. Marcus Stroman is on the mound for Toronto.
TORONTO (AP) - Versatile Red Sox rookie Brock Holt is back in the lineup for Boston this afternoon. Holt got his first night off last night since being recalled May 17th, ending a streak of 59 straight games. Holt has played an AL-high 533 innings since his streak began, appearing at all four infield positions and all three outfield spots. He's the only major leaguer to play every position except pitcher and catcher this season.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Patriots coach Bill Belichick was a bit reflective this morning as New England opened training camp at Foxborough. The Patriots are using new offices, meeting rooms and a new training facility this summer. Belichick says the facilities have come a long way since his first season as head coach in 2000, when the team held camp at Bryant College in Rhode Island.
BOSTON (AP) - The Bruins have hired former Avalanche head coach Joe Sacco as an assistant. The Medford-native spent last season as an assistant with the Sabres. He went 130-134-40 as head coach with the Avalanche from 2009 to 2013. Sacco spent 13 seasons as a player in the NHL, scoring 94 goals.
BOSTON (AP) - The Bruins have signed defenseman David Warsofsky to a one-year, two-way deal. Warsofsky skated in six games with the Bruins last season. He scored his first NHL goal last December against the Senators. He also skated in 56 games with Providence last season.
BOSTON (AP) - Marco Borrilleo scored in the 90th minute to give Roma a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in an exhibition game last night at Fenway Park. There were limited chances until Borriello volleyed in a corner kick from in front. For the second time in three years, Fenway, the home of the Boston Red Sox, was transformed into the home of Liverpool, which is owned by Fenway Sports Group.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston is one of nine Florida State players on the preseason all-Atlantic Coast Conference team. Winston was joined by five teammates on the offense. The defending national champion Seminoles were overwhelming picks to repeat as ACC champions in separate voting by media members.
TODAY'S NEW ENGLAND SPORTS SCHEDULE:
Boston (R.De La Rosa 3-2) at Toronto (Stroman 5-2), 12:37 p.m.
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