Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Jim Hoban is in charge of managing and editing our print and digital publications at night in sports.

He has been a member of the Boston Globe sports department since 1977.

Latest stories


Marco Estrada signs $13 million deal with Blue Jays

, Associated Press

He is one of four veteran starters now under contract for next season.

Sports Log

Devils forward Brian Boyle diagnosed with cancer

, Associated Press

The former BC star has chronic myeloid leukemia, which can be treated with medication.

Sports Log

Northeastern hockey coach Jim Madigan agrees to extension

, Associated Press

Madigan will be under contract through the 2020-21 season.

Baseball rules no intent on umpire hit by pitch

, Associated Press

Quinn Wolcott was hit by Detroit’s Buck Farmer two batters after Wolcott ejected the Tigers catcher and manager.