Colby Salerno

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: Pedro Ciriaco #77 of the Boston Red Sox (C) is tagged out at home plate by Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees in the ninth inning at Yankees Stadium on August 18, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Lester Spins Gem

Nick Swisher had three hits in Saturday’s 4-1 loss to the Boston Red Sox, raising his average to .348 with four homers and 14 RBIs since manager Joe Girardi moved him up to second in the order on Aug. 8.


Blogger Colby Salerno, shortly before being taken in for heart transplant surgery. Photo courtesy of the Salerno family/Hartford Hospital via Facebook.

Cheshire Blogger Gets New Heart

A Cheshire man who has blogged about his wait for a heart transplant is up and out of bed today, after receiving the needed organ.