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East Side Cafe wins Pittsfield Little League city championship

Four-run fifth inning gives American Division champs 10-4 win over ITAM
07/02/2015 09:22 PM EDT
PITTSFIELD -- For the first time since 1998, Pittsfield has crowned a Little League city champion. 
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Waubeeka Golf Links to host 2016 MGA Public Links Championship
07/02/2015 07:19 AM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN — Waubeeka Golf Links hosted a Massachusetts Amateur Public Links Championship qualifying tournament on Tuesday. Full Story

RED SOX
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Red Sox use 8-run first inning to beat Blue Jays

TORONTO -- Wade Miley warmed up in the bullpen, then he waited nearly half an hour to take the mound for the bottom of the first inning. Full Story
CELTICS
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Celtics sign Amir Johnson to 2-year deal

A person with knowledge of the details says the Boston Celtics have landed Amir Johnson with a two-year deal worth $24 million. Full Story
Bruins
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Bruins acquire Jimmy Hayes from Panthers

The Boston Bruins have made another trade in a busy offseason, this time acquiring forward Jimmy Hayes from the Florida Panthers in exchange for Reilly Smith and Marc Savard. Full Story
Patriots
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NFLPA complains to league about Patriots' discipline of Butler

NEW YORK — The NFL Players Association has complained to the league about whether the Patriots improperly disciplined cornerback Malcolm Butler during voluntary workouts. Full Story
 
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Inclement weather wipes out Wednesday's local baseball schedule

07/02/2015 06:53 AM EDT
It rained, and then it rained some more. That forced baseball teams in Berkshire County to take an eraser to their schedules on Wednesday. 
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Celtics sign Amir Johnson to 2-year deal
07/02/2015 06:52 AM EDT - A person with knowledge of the details says the Boston Celtics have landed Amir Johnson with a two-year deal worth $24 million. Full Story

Bruins acquire Jimmy Hayes from Panthers
07/02/2015 06:52 AM EDT - The Boston Bruins have made another trade in a busy offseason, this time acquiring forward Jimmy Hayes from the Florida Panthers in exchange for Reilly Smith and Marc Savard. Full Story

Wednesday's local baseball: SteepleCats fall 1-0 at Plymouth
07/02/2015 06:50 AM EDT - PLYMOUTH — The North Adams SteepleCats were one pitch away from sending Wednesday's NECBL game against Plymouth into extra innings. Full Story

Pittsfield's Rick Murphy promoted by Tri-City ValleyCats
06/24/2015 06:26 AM EDT - TROY, N.Y. — Rick Murphy has been with what is now the Tri-City ValleyCats since the late 1980s. Full Story

Darin Lane resigns as Berkshire Battalion hockey coach, GM
06/18/2015 11:13 PM EDT - NORTH ADAMS -- Berkshire Battalion general manager and head coach Darin Lane announced Thursday he has resigned from both positions. Full Story

NECBL: SteepleCats beat New Bedford 2-1
06/18/2015 12:08 AM EDT - NEW BEDFORD -- North Adams SteepleCats pitcher Josh Garran made his second start against New Bedford in the last six days, and this time he got a win. Full Story

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Thousands truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows

CHICAGO (AP) — The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur. Full Story
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.