Processing Your Payment

Please do not leave this page until complete. This can take a few moments.

Updated: December 29, 2023

Year in review: 10 Maine sports headlines in 2023

Mascot Slugger in a silver spacesuit File photo / Jim Neuger Portland Sea Dogs mascot Slugger, the owner of an extensive wardrobe, dons a spacesuit at a home game earlier this year to honor astronaut Chris Cassidy, a graduate of York High School.

From baseball to pickleball, 2023 has been a busy year for the business of sports. Here are 10 headlines that grabbed readers' attention this year.

Paws for thought: Slugger makes Mascot hall of fame

Portland Sea Dogs may be benched if they don't make key stadium upgrades

Portland pro soccer team aims to kick off 2025 at revamped Fitzpatrick stadium

Drive for Kids charity golf tourney delivers $6.6M impact

Wicked Pickle has big plans for pickleball in SoPo

Sim City Golf to add locations in Bangor and Old Orchard Beach

New indoor sports field is coming to Aroostook County, and the turf can travel 

Mascot triple play: Slugger the Sea Dog up for 3 awards

Maine State Chamber honors Maine Celtics president and Sebago Lake Chamber leader

Portland Sea Dogs owner adds another Red Sox affiliate to baseball empire

UMaine will build soccer, track complex with $7M gift from New Balance

Sign up for Enews

Related Content


Order a PDF