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Hometown Hero: Louisa Chafee

Former Governor Lincoln Chafee’s daughter, Louisa, is Rio-bound as a sailor – and is this week’s Hometown Hero.

Boston Red Sox's Rick Porcello pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Boston, Sunday, July 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Porcello remains undefeated at Fenway

Rick Porcello became the first Boston pitcher in 55 years to open a season 10-0 in Fenway, and Hanley Ramirez and Travis Shaw both hit a thr…

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RI Major Little League Championships

Warwick North beat Cranston Western 22-4 and is now one win away from the State Title. Lincoln topped Middletown 13-4 and will face Cranston…

New England Revolution's Andrew Farrell, left, gets his head on the ball above Vancouver Whitecaps' Matias Laba during the first half of an MLS soccer game Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Revs blank Fire 1-0

Je-Vaughn Watson scored on a header in the 85th minute and the New England Revolution beat the Chicago Fire 1-0 on Saturday night.

LITTLE LEAGUE STATE PLAYOFFS

Little League Major State Championships

Cranston Western topped Lincoln 7-5 thanks to a walk-off Home Run by Marcus Chung. Warwick North beat Middletown 10-4. The two teams will pl…

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson delivers to the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Red Sox held to 2 hits, fall to Twins

Kyle Gibson allowed a pair of hits in the first inning, then none over the next seven as the Minnesota Twins edged Boston 2-1 Friday night.

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PawSox drop rubber match to Toledo 3-2

Despite a two-run ninth and another solid effort from starter Keith Couch, the Pawtucket Red Sox fell, 3-2, in the rubber match of their thr…

Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara walks off the field after giving up a walk-off home run to New York Yankees Chase Headley in the Red Sox's 5-4 loss to the Yankees in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Red Sox place Koji on DL

Koji Uehara, who took over the closer’s role for Boston when Craig Kimbrel was injured, has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the R…