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Bautista's homer puts Blue Jays ahead (0:36)
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15 years ago: Brady's first career start (0:41)
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Ortiz opens up final season series with RBI single (0:32)
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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics coach Brad Stevens presents Avery Bradley with his All-Defense first team award at the teams intrasquad scrimmage.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Scrimmage starters for Celtics: Green: Isaiah Thomas, Avery Bradley, Jae Crowder, Al Horford, Amir Johnson. White: Terry Rozier, Marcus Smart, Jaylen Brown, Jonas Jerebko, Tyler Zeller.

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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Al Horford announced for the first time as a member of the Boston Celtics at TD Garden.

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Red Sox RHP Wright to be left off ALDS roster

Red Sox knuckleballer Steven Wright, who hasn't pitched since Aug. 31, will not be ready once the ALDS rosters are due before next Thursday's Game 1, manager John Farrell said Friday.

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Yee: The ugly racial side of Deflategate

Cary Chow, Prim Siripipat, and Ohm Youngmisuk talk with Tom Brady's long-time agent Don Yee about the ugly racial side of Deflategate, looking back on Brady's famous draft drop, the long-time prejudice he's faced in sports and Brady's unlikely Chinese restaurant adventure.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

With rain falling at Fenway 90 minutes before Red Sox-Blue Jays, AccuWeather calling for light, but steady rain throughout the night, "chilly, raw and wet" conditions, with temps in mid-50s. Delays likely, so bring your rain gear -- and your patience.

ESPN Stats & Info

Patriots a huge favorite over Bills

No one knows who will be under center for the Pats at home against the Bills but ESPN's FPI still likes their chances.

Lineup: Red Sox (92-67) vs. Blue Jays (87-72)

  • 1. Dustin Pedroia, 2B (R)
  • 2. Brock Holt, 3B (L)
  • 3. Mookie Betts, RF (R)
  • 4. David Ortiz, DH (L)
  • 5. Hanley Ramirez, 1B (R)
  • 6. Xander Bogaerts, SS (R)
  • 7. Jackie Bradley Jr., CF (L)
  • 8. Sandy Leon, C (S)
  • 9. Andrew Benintendi, LF (L)
  • SP: Rick Porcello, RHP
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Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots list QBs Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett as questionable for Sunday's game against the Bills, but which QB appears to be more of a sure thing in terms of availability?

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Tour de Big Papi llega a su última parada

Los Medias Rojas anunciaron que habrá un homenaje diario a Ortiz durante toda la serie del fin de semana contra Azulejos de Toronto, pero se espera que el del domingo sea el más especial. Leer

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots officially list QBs Jimmy Garoppolo (right shoulder) and Jacoby Brissett (right thumb) as questionable. Both were limited in practice all week. In addition, OT Marcus Cannon (calf), G Jonathan Cooper (foot), LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder), TE Rob Gronkowski (hamstring), LB Dont'a Hightower (knee) and CB Eric Rowe (ankle) are questionable, as all were limited in practice throughout the week.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Xander Bogaerts batting sixth for Red Sox. John Farrell often talks about importance of No. 6 spot to maximize offense's production, must want to see how Bogaerts looks there. Brock Holt batting second, playing third base.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots WR Julian Edelman doesn't want to look too far ahead to Tom Brady's return Monday. "We have a game before that. When he comes back, we'll obviously be happy, but we have a job ahead of us with the Buffalo Bills."

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots RB Dion Lewis, who is recovering from a second surgery on his knee, walked through the locker room during the media-access period. He remains on the reserve/PUP list.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Bills WR Chris Hogan, in his first year with the Patriots, drew a big media crowd in the locker room Friday as he talked about how Buffalo really got his career started.

Massachusetts High School Sports

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David Ortiz's farewell season

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  • Big Papi's ballpark tour

    We'll be tracking Red Sox slugger David Ortiz's final major league journey all season long. Check back here for highlights, recaps and photos from his last stop at each stadium.