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Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 at 12:25 PM EDT

Hartford Yard Goats

Hartford Yard Goats

NBC Connecticut is following the Yard Goats as they bring baseball to Hartford.

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 05:11 PM EDT

Yard Goats' Unusual Strikeout Becomes Viral Sensation

Yard Goats' Unusual Strikeout Becomes Viral Sensation

It happened Friday night's Yard Goats game in Binghamton against the Rumble Ponies. In the top of the eighth inning, with the count at 1-2, pitcher Cory Burns lost his footing and threw the ball into the grass...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 12:00 AM EDT

Tiger Woods Says Prescribed Meds Led to DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods Says Prescribed Meds Led to DUI Arrest

Tiger Woods attributed an "unexpected reaction" to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail Monday for nearly four hours. Woods, the 14-time major champion who had...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 06:11 PM EDT

Sato Holds Off Helio to Give Andretti Another Indy 500 Win

Sato Holds Off Helio to Give Andretti Another Indy 500 Win

At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag. He even drove for Andretti Autosport. It just wasn't Fernando Alonso. Takuma Sato...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 02:37 PM EDT

Pole Sitter Scott Dixon Out of Indy 500 After Crash With Jay Howard

Pole Sitter Scott Dixon Out of Indy 500 After Crash With Jay Howard

Pole sitter Scott Dixon was knocked out of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday by a terrifying crash that saw his car fly over the car of Jay Howard and land atop the inside safety fence, where it split in two...

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 12:35 AM EDT

Errol Spence Jr. Wins IBF World Welterweight Title

Errol Spence Jr. Wins IBF World Welterweight Title

North Texas native Errol Spence Jr. beat out Kell Brook for the IBF Welterweight Title on Saturday in England. Backed by most of the 27,000 spectators at Bramall Lane in his Sheffield hometown, Brook met Spence...

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 05:21 PM EDT

From Virtual Racing to Reality: Ricardo Sanchez

From Virtual Racing to Reality: Ricardo Sanchez

Ricardo Sanchez went from playing video games to becoming a professional race car driver.  After completing a "race camp," the 27-year-old, from Mexico, is racing in America for the first time....

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 01:59 PM EDT

Prince William Leads FA Cup Final Tribute to Manchester Dead

Prince William Leads FA Cup Final Tribute to Manchester Dead

Prince William laid a wreath on the Wembley Stadium pitch before a minute's silence to honor the victims of the Manchester bomb ahead of the FA Cup final on Saturday. Policing was intensified at English soccer's...

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 06:49 PM EDT

Cubs Hit Road Decked Out in Finest 'Anchorman' Attire

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Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 01:59 AM EDT

Cubs Dress Like 'Anchorman' Characters in LA

Cubs Dress Like 'Anchorman' Characters in LA

The Chicago Cubs kept it classy on their way to open a road trip at Dodger Stadium, with the World Series champions dressing as characters from the Will Ferrell comedy "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."

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NBC Connecticut/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin Donuts Park
NBC Connecticut/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin Donuts Park
Start the summer on a lifesaving note by donating blood at the NBC Connecticut Blood Drive on Thursday, June 22 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Yard Goats! Read more
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