Your condensed guide to today’s daily papers.
Baseball freakout #1: NESN anchor Hazel Mae is leaving at the end of the month. That sound you just heard was all the men in Boston simultaneously opening a beer to drown their sorrows. [Herald]
Baseball freakout #2: Slugger David Ortiz may miss up to a month with a “partially torn sheath surrounding a tendon in his left wrist.” Somebody hold us. [Globe]
Everybody wants Celtics tickets: And even the most powerful people in the city are being turned down. Horrors! [Globe]
Read the fine print: Average basketball fans waited in line for hours, only to find that tickets to the NBA Finals would be sold by lottery. [Herald]