Lobsters' comeback falls just short

Updated: July 21, 2013, 10:13 PM ET
By Bob McGovern | Special to ESPNBoston.com

MANCHESTER, Mass. -- Eric Butorac dropped his racket and then his head.

After putting the Boston Lobsters on his back, the doubles specialist slowly walked off the court as the reality of defeat settled in. Butorac dominated during mixed doubles play and sparked a comeback that saw the Lobsters go wire-to-wire with the league-best Washington Kastles in a Mylan World TeamTennis event.

It's a magical thing when an athlete is tuned in like that, Lobsters coach Bob Schultz said. There ...

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