Bangor Daily News

Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
  1. The Red Sox did end Ryan Pressly's MLB-record streak of 40 straight scoreless appearances when Jackie Bradley Jr. launched the first pitch from the Houston reliever for a home run in the eighth inning.
  2. Holt played six innings at shortstop and went 0-for-2 with a walk. Pedroia played four innings at second base and went 0-for-2.
  3. The state's top tennis players advanced to the Round of 16 at Lewiston High School on Saturday.
  4. Mark Davenport of Gorham recorded a hole-in-one at PVCC in Orono on Friday.
  5. At least seven people have died on Everest in the past week, as a few days of clear weather attracted huge numbers of climbers hoping to scale the 29,029 feet to the mountain’s peak.