Kyle Hightower, The Associated Press

Kyle Hightower

The Associated Press

Boston, MA, United States

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Recent:
  • Boston 25 News
  • The Middletown Press
  • Register Citizen
  • WSOCTV
  • KSN News Wichita
  • Daily Herald
  • Inside Scoop SF
Past:
  • Washington Post
  • Fox5NY
  • The Oakland Press
  • The Morning Sun
  • The Associated Press
  • Cashay
  • Daily Tribune
  • Milford Daily News
  • Western Mass News
  • WWLP-22News
  • and more…

Recent articles by Kyle:

5 Blue Jays pitchers combine on 4-hitter, beat Red Sox 2-1

BOSTON — (AP) — Five Toronto pitchers combined on a four-hitter and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning on a groundout, lifting the Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday night. Anthony Kay (1-0) pitched 3 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. Anthony Bass picked up his third save. Blue Jays starter Chase Anderson pitched three innings in his Toronto debut… → Read More

5 Blue Jays pitchers combine on 4-hitter, beat Red Sox 2-1

BOSTON (AP) - Five Toronto pitchers combined on a four-hitter and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning on a groundout, lifting the Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday night. Anthony Kay (1-0) pitched 3 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. Anthony Bass picked up his third save. Blue Jays starter Chase Anderson pitched three innings in his Toronto debut… → Read More

5 Blue Jays pitchers combine on 4-hitter, beat Red Sox 2-1

BOSTON (AP) - Five Toronto pitchers combined on a four-hitter and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning on a groundout, lifting the Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday night. Anthony Kay (1-0) pitched 3 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. Anthony Bass picked up his third save. Blue Jays starter Chase Anderson pitched three innings in his Toronto debut… → Read More

Cam Newton embracing new challenge, fresh start with Patriots

New Patriots quarterback Cam Newton is a week into the latest step in his career. → Read More

Belichick mum on plans for QB position as camp nears

BOSTON (AP) - Like all NFL teams, the Patriots face a variety of unknowns heading into a 2020 season in the midst of the ongoing pandemic. So it's no surprise Bill Belichick is being coy about his expectations for the quarterback position as his team prepares for the start of training camp. Assuming he's healthy coming off foot surgery in December, free agent pickup and 2015 MVP Cam Newton would… → Read More

Belichick mum on plans for QB position as camp nears

BOSTON (AP) - Like all NFL teams, the Patriots face a variety of unknowns heading into a 2020 season in the midst of the ongoing pandemic. So it's no surprise Bill Belichick is being coy about his expectations for the quarterback position as his team prepares for the start of training camp. Assuming he's healthy coming off foot surgery in December, free agent pickup and 2015 MVP Cam Newton would… → Read More

Hands to yourself: Complying with protocols proves difficult

From players ignoring prohibitions on handshakes, high-fives and hugs, to some sitting noticeably closer than six feet apart in dugouts during games, the recently launched baseball season has provided ample evidence old habits are hard to shake, even when the changes are meant to mitigate the risk of spreading the coronavirus. The outbreak among Miami Marlins players has highlighted the major… → Read More

Hands to yourself: Complying with protocols proves difficult

From players ignoring prohibitions on handshakes, high-fives and hugs, to some sitting noticeably closer than six feet apart in dugouts during games, the recently launched baseball season has provided ample evidence old habits are hard to shake, even when the changes are meant to mitigate the risk of spreading the coronavirus. The outbreak among Miami Marlins players has highlighted the major… → Read More

Watch Live: Sheriff gives update on coronavirus cases in the Sedgwick County Jail

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter is holding a news conference Tuesday to discuss COVID-19 in the detention facility. KSN will livestream the briefing at 11:30 a.m. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the sheriff’s office closed the jail lobby for all public access back on March 23. The closure was expected to […] → Read More

AP source: Pats' Dont'a Hightower opting out of 2020 season

BOSTON (AP) - A person familiar with the situation says New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower has decided to opt out of the 2020 season. Hightower's decision was made out of concern for the health of his fiancée and child, who was born earlier this month, the person said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Patriots have not announced the… → Read More

AP source: Pats' Dont'a Hightower opting out of 2020 season

BOSTON (AP) - A person familiar with the situation says New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower has decided to opt out of the 2020 season. Hightower's decision was made out of concern for the health of his fiancée and child, who was born earlier this month, the person said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the Patriots have not announced the… → Read More

NBA restart likely to provide TV audience new sights, sounds

During a normal NBA season, the sights and sounds of arenas serve as both a backdrop and home court advantage for its teams → Read More

NBA restart likely to provide TV audience new sights, sounds

During a normal NBA season, the sights and sounds of arenas serve as both a showy backdrop and home court advantage for its teams. But with no fans allowed in the stands for the upcoming restart because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the league's Orlando-area bubble restart will have a decidedly different feel for both players and coaches, as well as the television audience watching from… → Read More

NBA restart likely to provide TV audience new sights, sounds

During a normal NBA season, the sights and sounds of arenas serve as both a showy backdrop and home court advantage for its teams. But with no fans allowed in the stands for the upcoming restart because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the league's Orlando-area bubble restart will have a decidedly different feel for both players and coaches, as well as the television audience watching from… → Read More

Ruiz, Santander homer, Orioles hold off Red Sox 7-4

BOSTON (AP) - Rio Ruiz and Anthony Santander hit two-run home runs to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Sunday. José Iglesias added four hits for the Orioles, who took the final two games of the season-opening series. Baltimore's Wade LeBlanc (1-0) gave up two home runs but settled down over 5 2/3 innings, allowing four runs and four hits while striking out four. Cole Sulser… → Read More

Ruiz, Santander homer, Orioles hold off Red Sox 7-4

BOSTON (AP) - Rio Ruiz and Anthony Santander hit two-run home runs to help the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Sunday. José Iglesias added four hits for the Orioles, who took the final two games of the season-opening series. Baltimore's Wade LeBlanc (1-0) gave up two home runs but settled down over 5 2/3 innings, allowing four runs and four hits while striking out four. Cole Sulser… → Read More

Red Sox's Rodriguez awaits test on COVID-related heart issue

BOSTON (AP) - Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez said he is awaiting results of additional testing after doctors recently discovered an issue with his heart they believe is a result of his recent bout with COVID-19. The 27-year-old left-hander tested positive for the coronavirus before the start of summer camp, but was cleared and returned to workouts on July 18. He hasn't had another positive… → Read More

Red Sox's Rodriguez awaits test on COVID-related heart issue

BOSTON (AP) - Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez said he is awaiting results of additional testing after doctors recently discovered an issue with his heart they believe is a result of his recent bout with COVID-19. The 27-year-old left-hander tested positive for the coronavirus before the start of summer camp, but was cleared and returned to workouts on July 18. He hasn't had another positive… → Read More

Cobb strong in return to mound, Orioles beat Red Sox 7-2

Anthony Santander and Renato Núñez each drove in two runs and the Baltimore Orioles held off the Boston Red Sox 7-2 on Saturday to even their season-opening series. → Read More

Cobb strong in return to mound, Orioles beat Red Sox 7-2

BOSTON (AP) - Anthony Santander and Renato Núñez each drove in two runs and the Baltimore Orioles held off the Boston Red Sox 7-2 on Saturday to even their season-opening series. Hanser Alberto finished with three hits. Austin Hays, and José Iglesias added two apiece. Alex Cobb (1-0) was steady in his first start since April 2019 after missing most of last season with a hip injury that required… → Read More