BOSTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BOSTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Red Sox send SS Drew to Yankees for 3B Johnson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247374-77/boston-red-sox-drew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247374-77/boston-red-sox-drew.html.csp">Red Sox send SS Drew to Yankees for 3B Johnson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HOWARD ULMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:48.794-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • The Boston Red Sox have obtained third baseman Kelly Johnson from the New York Yankees for shortstop Stephen Drew. Drew hit .253 for the World Series champion Red Sox last year but did not accept a $14.1 million qualifying offer. He re-signed with Boston on May 22 and has hit .176 with four homers and 11 RBIs in 39 games. He will likely play second base for New York. Johnson is hitting .219 with six homers and 22 RBIs in 77 games and is on the disabled list. Boston also sent cash to New...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582473742014-07-31T23:17:48.794-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:17:48.794-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247374@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:48 MDT AP source: A’s acquire Lester, Gomes from Sox for Cespedes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58245971-77/lester-cespedes-oakland-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58245971-77/lester-cespedes-oakland-boston.html.csp">AP source: A’s acquire Lester, Gomes from Sox for Cespedes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:49.379-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oakland, Calif. • The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because neither club announced the swap, another blockbuster by A’s general manager Billy Beane to win the Lester sweepstakes. Oakland, with the best record in baseball at 66-41, also receives cash from Boston...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582459712014-07-31T23:17:49.379-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:17:49.379-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58245971@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:49 MDT Today’s Major League Baseball leaders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp">Today’s Major League Baseball leaders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BATTING—Altuve, Houston, .343; Cano, Seattle, .328; Beltre, Texas, .323; VMartinez, Detroit, .320; Brantley, Cleveland, .318; Chisenhall, Cleveland, .313; MeCabrera, Toronto, .313. RUNS—Dozier, Minnesota, 72; Trout, Los Angeles, 72; Donaldson, Oakland, 71; Brantley, Cleveland, 70; Bautista, Toronto, 68; MeCabrera, Toronto, 67; Kinsler, Detroit, 67. RBI—MiCabrera, Detroit, 81; JAbreu, Chicago, 79; Ortiz, Boston, 77; Trout, Los Angeles, 76; NCruz, Baltimore, 75; Donaldson, Oakland, 73; Moss, Oakla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582368142014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236814@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:38:03 MDT Boat passengers tell of night stranded off Boston http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236702-68/boat-boston-passengers-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236702-68/boat-boston-passengers-says.html.csp">Boat passengers tell of night stranded off Boston</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T08:56:01.79-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 08:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Passengers on a whale watch boat are back on dry land after spending a long night stuck at sea about 15 miles off Massachusetts. The vessel docked in Boston shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday, more than 17 hours after leaving on what was supposed to be a three-hour voyage. The Coast Guard says the boat got snagged by a cable used to moor large vessels. After initial attempts failed, divers cut the cable Tuesday. No injuries were reported, but Ken Maguire, a passenger who was on the whale wat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367022014-07-29T08:56:01.79-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T08:56:01.79-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236702@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:56:01 MDT Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp">Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) has been convicted of impeding the investigation into the attack. Azamat Tazhayakov (AZ’-maht tuh-ZAY’-uh-kahv) was found guilty Monday of obstruction of justice and conspiracy. Prosecutors say he agreed with a friend who removed Tsarnaev’s backpack from his dorm room several days after the 2013 bombing. The backpack contained altered fireworks. Tazhayakov’s lawyers argued that the other fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068152014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206815@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:48:02 MDT NBA notes: Wizards get Humphries in trade with Celtics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202586-77/humphries-wizards-celtics-clippers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202586-77/humphries-wizards-celtics-clippers.html.csp">NBA notes: Wizards get Humphries in trade with Celtics</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.064-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Washington Wizards have acquired forward Kris Humphries from the Boston Celtics for a protected 2015 second-round draft pick. Humphries appeared in 69 games, averaging 8.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, last season with Boston. In 10 seasons with the Jazz, Raptors, Mavericks, Nets and Celtics, he is averaging 6.8 points and 5.5 rebounds. Humphries had his best season in 2011-12 when he averaged 13.8 points and 11.0 rebounds for the Nets. He was selected with the 14th pick in the 2004 draft by the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582025862014-07-19T23:33:08.064-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T23:33:08.064-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202586@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Mariners outlast White Sox http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58152478-77/story.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58152478-77/story.csp">Mariners outlast White Sox</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T23:16:01.754-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 11:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EAST W L Pct GB WC L10 Strk. Home Away Baltimore 47 40 .540 — — 6-4 W-1 23-21 24-19 Toronto 47 41 .534 ½ 1½ 4-6 L-2 25-21 22-20 New York 43 43 .500 3½ 4½ 4-6 L-1 18-23 25-20 Boston 39 48 .448 8 9 4-6 L-1 21-23 18-25 Tampa Bay 40 50 .444 8½ 9½ 8-2 W-2 19-25 21-25 CENTRAL W L Pct GB WC L10 Strk. Home Away Detroit 48 36 .571 — — 6-4 L-2 23-21 25-15 Kansas City 45 41 .523 4 2½ 5-5 L-1 21-22 24-19 Cleveland 42 44 .488 7 5½ 5-5 W-1 24-16 18-28 Chicago 41 47 .466 9 7½ 5-5 L-1 23-21 18-26 Minnesota 3...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581524782014-07-05T23:16:01.754-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T23:16:01.754-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58152478@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 23:16:01 MDT Wednesday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58139685-77/espn-quarterfinals-wimbledon-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58139685-77/espn-quarterfinals-wimbledon-women.html.csp">Wednesday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T17:19:04.787-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 05:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Wednesday • Junior lightweights, Michael Farenas (37-4-4) vs. Mark Davis (18-0-0), 7 p.m., ESPN2 Golf • European PGA Tour, Open de France, first round, part I, 2:30 a.m., TGC • Chicago Cubs at Boston, 5 p.m., ESPN Tennis • Wimbledon, men’s and women’s quarterfinals, 5 a.m., ESPN • Wimbledon, men’s and women’s quarterfinals, 5 a.m., ESPN2 Radio Minor league baseball • Salt Lake at Las Vegas, 7:45 p.m., 1280 AM, 960 AM • Idaho Falls at Ogden, 7 p.m., 97.5 FM</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> 58139685@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:19:04 MDT Seattle firm buys downtown Salt Lake City’s historic Boston Building http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58105177-79/building-boston-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58105177-79/building-boston-lake-salt.html.csp">Seattle firm buys downtown Salt Lake City’s historic Boston Building</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Carricaburu</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:24:33.713-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Seattle-based real estate investment company has purchased the historic Boston Building in downtown Salt Lake City for an undisclosed price. Unico Properties LLC bought the 11-story, 105,649-square-foot office building and an interest in an adjacent parking garage from Chicago-based Hamilton Partners, Unico announced Monday. The acquisition is the first in Salt Lake City for the Seattle company, which said Hamilton Partners will continue to manage the property for one year. “It’s a spectacular...</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> 58105177@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:24:33 MDT