BOSTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BOSTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Celtics pick up swingman Turner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58470302-77/james-season-assistant-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58470302-77/james-season-assistant-boston.html.csp">Celtics pick up swingman Turner</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T23:13:01.71-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Boston Celtics have signed swingman Evan Turner. The second pick in the 2010 draft averaged 17.4 points for Philadelphia in 54 games last season before being traded to Indiana on Feb. 20. He started two of his 27 games with the Pacers, averaging 7.1 points. Turner has averaged 11.1 points per game since winning the Naismith Trophy and John R. Wooden Award as national college player of the year in 2009-10 with Ohio State. With Rajon Rondo out six to eight weeks after breaking a bone in his ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584703022014-09-29T23:13:01.71-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T23:13:01.71-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58470302@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:13:01 MDT MLB: Jeter in lineup for farewell game at Fenway Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58465040-77/game-girardi-jeter-lineup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58465040-77/game-girardi-jeter-lineup.html.csp">MLB: Jeter in lineup for farewell game at Fenway Park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-28T11:52:24.708-06:00">Updated Sep 28, 2014 11:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Derek Jeter’s name is on a lineup card for the last time. The man who wrote it there can’t believe how quickly 20 years have gone. “It’s going to be really strange,” New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. “I feel fortunate to be a part of this and I’m going to miss him.” No. 2 was in his usual No. 2 spot in the lineup as designated hitter against the Boston Red Sox in Sunday’s season finale. Just when he would leave his final game was up to him. “It’s possible he could have an at-ba...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584650402014-09-28T11:52:24.708-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-28T11:52:24.708-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58465040@www.sltrib.com Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:52:24 MDT End of line for thoroughbred racing in New England http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58454804-79/racing-track-england-industry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58454804-79/racing-track-england-industry.html.csp">End of line for thoroughbred racing in New England</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PHILIP MARCELO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T10:44:02.442-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 10:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Suffolk Downs, New England’s last thoroughbred racing track which once hosted Seabiscuit and other premier horses of the day, is closing this year, a victim of changes in a gaming industry that now revolves around lotteries and casinos. The 160-acre track, located just outside downtown Boston, had hoped to revive its sagging fortunes with a $1.1 billion Mohegan Sun casino project. But after the proposal was rejected last week, operators said they had no choice but to close the nearly 80...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584548042014-09-25T10:44:02.442-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T10:44:02.442-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454804@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:44:02 MDT Boston Scientific to pay $73 million in mesh case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395296-79/boston-scientific-million-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395296-79/boston-scientific-million-company.html.csp">Boston Scientific to pay $73 million in mesh case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jef Feeley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T19:03:02.396-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston Scientific was ordered to pay $73 million to a woman who said a defectively designed vaginal-mesh implant left her in constant pain, in the first award against the device maker over its incontinence slings. Boston Scientific is liable for Martha Salazar’s injuries, which she blamed on the company’s Obtryx sling, jurors in Texas state court in Dallas said on Monday. They awarded her about $23 million in compensatory damages and $50 million in punitive damages, according to a court filing. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395296@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:03:02 MDT Golf: Cherry Hills invites new generation of players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369200-77/ogilvy-putt-cherry-hills.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58369200-77/ogilvy-putt-cherry-hills.html.csp">Golf: Cherry Hills invites new generation of players</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:51:04.267-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cherry Hills Village, Colo. • Phil Mickelson and Geoff Ogilvy were eager to get to Cherry Hills for the BMW Championship, for reasons more than just advancing to the third FedEx Cup playoff event. Mickelson is part of the history at the fabled club in the Denver suburbs. Ogilvy had only read about it. He took a day off from golf and spent more time with his nose in a book than with a club in his hand. “I did a little more research on Cherry Hills. It’s supposed to be pretty good,” he said Tuesda...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583692002014-09-03T22:51:04.267-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T22:51:04.267-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369200@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:51:04 MDT MLB: Angels’ Richards out for season with knee injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325330-77/richards-angels-season-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58325330-77/richards-angels-season-boston.html.csp">MLB: Angels’ Richards out for season with knee injury</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • The Los Angeles Angels are going to be without Garrett Richards for a playoff run. One of the AL West leader’s top starters sustained a serious knee injury, tearing his left patellar tendon Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox. Richards was 13-4 with a 2.61 ERA this season. It’s a serious blow to the Angels, who also lost starter Tyler Skaggs to Tommy John surgery earlier this year. “You’re going to be thinking of Garrett once every fifth day when he was out there,” manager Mike Sciosci...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583253302014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T16:49:21.151-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325330@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:21 MDT MLB: Curt Schilling blames chewing tobacco for his mouth cancer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58318001-77/cancer-schilling-boston-chewing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58318001-77/cancer-schilling-boston-chewing.html.csp">MLB: Curt Schilling blames chewing tobacco for his mouth cancer</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:00.341-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he’s battling mouth cancer and blames 30 years of chewing tobacco use.Schilling discussed details of his cancer on WEEI-FM in Boston on Wednesday. He announced he had cancer in February but had not disclosed what kind.He says it’s due to chewing tobacco.Schilling is being treated at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He received seven weeks of chemotherapy and radiation treatments and is in remission. He say...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583180012014-08-20T23:01:00.341-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T23:01:00.341-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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MLB: Clemens: No regrets, no control over Cooperstown http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297025-77/clemens-boston-cooperstown-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297025-77/clemens-boston-cooperstown-red.html.csp">MLB: Clemens: No regrets, no control over Cooperstown</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIMMY GOLEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:49:13.6-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Roger Clemens is being inducted into the Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame. And the seven-time Cy Young award winner says he isn’t worried about whether he will be elected to the national shrine in Cooperstown. Clemens pitched 13 years for Boston and won as many games in a Red Sox uniform as Cy Young himself. But he had a bitter split with the team in 1996, and he seemed to seal the divorce when he went to the rival New York Yankees two years later. Clemens hasn’t gotten the vote for the base...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582970252014-08-14T22:49:13.6-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:49:13.6-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297025@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:49:13 MDT PBS antique show finds baseball memorabilia worth $1 million http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285035-223/pbs-antiques-baseball-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285035-223/pbs-antiques-baseball-boston.html.csp">PBS antique show finds baseball memorabilia worth $1 million</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 02:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The PBS series “Antiques Roadshow” says it hit a home run with a collection of 1870s Boston baseball memorabilia. A trove of signatures and rare baseball cards from Boston Red Stockings players was appraised at $1 million for insurance purposes, series producer Marsha Bemko said. She said it’s the largest sports memorabilia find in the history of the 19-year-old public TV show, which travels America looking for varied heirlooms and treasures. The collection was brought to an “Antiq...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582850352014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T14:50:33.881-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285035@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:50:33 MDT