Red Sox change start time for Bruins’ Cup quest

Even the Boston Red Sox recognize that there will be only one game in town on Wednesday night. The Red Sox moved up the start of their Wednesday game to accommodate the Boston Bruins, who will face the St. Louis Blues in the decisive Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final across town. The game at Fenway Park against the Texas Rangers was scheduled to start at 7:10 p.m., but the Sox decided to move the first pitch to 4:05 p.m. “as a courtesy to fans who want to watch…

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Shaken Red Sox send best wishes to David Ortiz

The Boston Red Sox are sending their best wishes to David Ortiz, a former player team President and CEO Sam Kennedy called one of the most important and beloved in the team’s storied history. The Red Sox sent a plane to the Dominican Republic on Monday to transport Ortiz, who was shot Sunday, to Boston for further treatment, Ortiz’s media assistant, Leo Lopez, told ESPN’s Enrique Rojas. “I love David Ortiz; we all love David Ortiz. So telling my kids last night what had happened was really difficult. And I…

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In quest for deal, Jags’ Ngakoue skips minicamp

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue will not attend the team’s mandatory minicamp this week because he wants a new contract. “I will not be attending minicamp as my contract has not been resolved,” Ngakoue said in a statement to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. “I remain committed to Jacksonville, the fans and my teammates. My hope is to be with Jacksonville for years to come.” Ngakoue missed parts of the team’s voluntary conditioning program but said after the first of the team’s 10 scheduled voluntary organized team activities that…

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The Cat Lady Running To Save Dogs’ Lives – Women’s Running

Running past an animal shelter got one Atlanta resident wondering if she could put her daily miles to better use. Your running is about to go to the dogs. And you’re going to love it. Sandy Saffold, will be the first to tell you: She’s a cat person. “I have had cats my whole life, my dad hated the smell of dogs,” says the 44-year-old Atlanta resident. For 25 years she’s volunteered at cat-specific shelters. But then, the City of Atlanta put in a sidewalk on South Atlanta Road, which…

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