BOSTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BOSTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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. 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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. 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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 Progress made on a ‘bionic pancreas’ for diabetics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58072073-68/diabetes-sugar-blood-device.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58072073-68/diabetes-sugar-blood-device.html.csp">Progress made on a ‘bionic pancreas’ for diabetics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARILYNN MARCHIONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-15T21:04:02.246-06:00">Updated Jun 15, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Scientists have made big progress on a “bionic pancreas” to free some people with diabetes from the daily ordeal of managing their disease. A wearable, experimental device passed a real-world test, constantly monitoring blood sugar and automatically giving insulin or a sugar-boosting drug as needed, doctors said Sunday. The device improved blood-sugar control more than standard monitors and insulin pumps did when tested for five days on 20 adults and 32 teens. Unlike other artificial pancreases...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580720732014-06-15T21:04:02.246-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-15T21:04:02.246-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58072073@www.sltrib.com Sun, 15 Jun 2014 21:04:02 MDT Letter: Caucuses are about control by a minority http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58046064-82/caucus-caucuses-control-majority.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58046064-82/caucus-caucuses-control-majority.html.csp">Letter: Caucuses are about control by a minority</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T07:33:03.542-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 07:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brandon Beckham (“Education shows caucus-convention advantages,” June 8) would have us believe that Utah’s rightly maligned caucus system is really just an extension of Boston’s American Revolutionary caucuses. What he forgot to tell his readers, as he was wrapping the caucus system in the flag, was that rebellious minorities, who did not initially represent the views of the majority of Americans, controlled the caucuses of Adams and others. In Utah, caucuses are used now by a minority of peop...</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> 58046064@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:33:03 MDT Sports on TV/radio, Wednesday, June 11 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58052727-77/espn-mlb-nbcsn-radio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58052727-77/espn-mlb-nbcsn-radio.html.csp">Sports on TV/radio, Wednesday, June 11</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T16:41:32.616-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Cycling • Criterium du Dauphine, stage 4 (tape), 4 p.m., NBCSN MLB • Minnesota at Toronto, 10: 30 a.m., MLB Network • Boston at Baltimore, 5 p.m., ESPN • Atlanta at Colorado, 6:40 p.m., ROOT MLS • Dallas at Portland, 8 p.m., ESPN2 NHL Finals • Game 4, Los Angeles at N.Y. Rangers, 6 p.m., NBCSN Radio PCL baseball • Salt Lake at Oklahoma City, 10:05 a.m., 1280 AM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 960 AM, 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> 58052727@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:41:32 MDT Sports on TV/radio, Tuesday, June 10 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58048025-77/mlb-antonio-finals-miami.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58048025-77/mlb-antonio-finals-miami.html.csp">Sports on TV/radio, Tuesday, June 10</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T18:38:17.67-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 06:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Cycling • Criterium du Dauphine, stage 3, Ambert to Le Teil, France (tape), 4 p.m., NBCSN MLB • L.A. Dodgers at Cincinnati or Boston at Baltimore, 5 p.m., MLB Network • Atlanta at Colorado, 6:40 p.m., ROOT NBA Finals • Game 3, San Antonio at Miami, 7 p.m., Ch. 4 Radio NBA Finals • Game 3, San Antonio at Miami, 7 p.m., 700 AM PCL baseball • Salt Lake at Oklahoma City, 6:05 p.m., 1280 AM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 960 AM, 97.5...</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> 58048025@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:38:17 MDT Op-ed: Education shows caucus-convention advantages http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58028767-82/caucus-process-adams-boston.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58028767-82/caucus-process-adams-boston.html.csp">Op-ed: Education shows caucus-convention advantages</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brandon Beckham</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T16:54:01.766-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 04:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recently, a group of upper echelon politicians pushed a statewide initiative, Count My Vote, to change Utah’s election process to a format that appeared to be more advantageous for wealthy candidates. CMV spent over $1.2 million to dismantle Utah’s established caucus system and install a direct primary. As one of the founders of a counter campaign, I witnessed an eye-opening problem: many of those signing the petition not only didn’t understand what they were signing, but also lacked knowledge o...</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> 58028767@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:54:01 MDT MLB: Finally healthy, outfielder Grady Sizemore returns to Cleveland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019849-77/sizemore-played-cleveland-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019849-77/sizemore-played-cleveland-field.html.csp">MLB: Finally healthy, outfielder Grady Sizemore returns to Cleveland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T22:02:44.131-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Grady Sizemore glanced out toward center field, where he roamed for nearly eight seasons and where he chased down drives in the gap and had more than a few run-ins with the padded wall. On Monday, Sizemore’s long, painful return to the majors brought him to a familiar place. “It still feels like home,” he said. A three-time All-Star with Cleveland, Sizemore, whose hustling, reckless playing style almost ended his career, was at Progressive Field for the first time as a visitor. Signe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580198492014-06-02T22:02:44.131-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-02T22:02:44.131-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58019849@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:02:44 MDT