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Trevor Story, Rockies agree to two-year contract

The Rockies avoided arbitration with their All-Star shortstop in a deal that’s worth $27.5 million.

Australian Open

Coco Gauff started strong but faded fast in Australian Open fourth round

After she upset defending champion Naomi Osaka in the previous round, the 15-year-old Gauff was ousted by Sofia Kenin.

New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

Gabby Thomas enjoys home run at New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

Harvard graduate joins Donavan Brazier, and Elle Purrier as winners at Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center

Golf roundup

Jon Rahm takes one-shot lead into final round at Torrey Pines

Rahm shot a 7-under 65 to lead the third round over Ryan Palmer by a shot at the Farmers Insurance Open.


Nathan Chen submits personal best in dominant short program win

Yale student on verge of winning fourth consecutive US Figure Skating men’s national title.

Hyundai Super Bowl ad featuring ‘Big Papi’ and others briefly made the rounds on social media

In an upcoming Super Bowl ad from Hyundai that made the rounds on social media Saturday, several local celebrities take center stage — along with their heavy Boston accents.

New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

Road to 2020 Summer Olympics starts in Boston

Track stars Sydney McLaughlin, Emma Coburn, and Donavan Brazier to compete at New Balance Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday.

Australian Open

Karolina Pliskova, Belinda Bencic latest to fall at Australian Open

Pliskova, a semifinalist last year, lost to 30th-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in a match lasting almost 2½ hours.