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Russell Martin stays hot, Dickey goes into seventh as Blue Jays beat Angels

TORONTO — Russell Martin's bat continues to heat up, even as the summer starts to cool down. The Canadian catcher had three hits and drove in two runs on Tuesday night as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2. "He's...

New York alleges in lawsuit Blue Jay Encarnacion knowingly gave her two STDs MLB

TORONTO — A New York woman is suing Edwin Encarnacion, alleging the Toronto Blue Jays slugger knowingly infected her with two sexually transmitted diseases. Ashley Lebron, 24, filed the lawsuit in a New York court on Monday. She says in a...

3 Olympic weightlifting gold medallists fail doping retests OLYMPICS

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Three Olympic champion weightlifters from China and eight other medallists stand to be stripped of their titles after failing retests of their doping samples from the 2008 Olympics. The International Weightlifting Federation...

More Olympic athletes back on home soil OLYMPICS

TORONTO — For the second day in a row, Canadian Olympians returned home from the Rio Olympics to excited crowds of loved ones and fans. Runner Andre De Grasse of Markham, Ont., who won a silver and two bronze medals, was the first to walk...

Canadian Brooke Henderson's success and work ethic have not gone unnoticed GOLF

PRIDDIS, Alta. — Canadian golf sensation Brooke Henderson spent well over an hour hammering balls on the driving range at Priddis Greens on Monday as veterans and rookies alike marvelled at her amazing year heading into the Canadian Open. Henderson,...

A's fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight MLB

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Athletics fined Billy Butler and Danny Valencia on Monday after they were involved in a clubhouse fight last week that led to Butler being placed on the seven-day concussion list. "There was an altercation in the...

Canada's Olympic athletes return home to cheering fans and relatives OLYMPICS

TORONTO — Two plane loads of Canadian Olympians returned home from Rio to a hero's welcome, as flag-waving fans clamoured for autographs and cheering family members...

25/1 longshot Camp Creek earns upset win in $500,000 breeders' Stakes HORSE RACING

TORONTO — Camp Creek and jockey Rafael Hernandez made successful debuts Sunday. Hernandez guided Camp Creek, a 26/1 longshot to a stirring win in the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes, the final leg of the Canadian Triple Crown, at Woodbine Racetrack....

Ramirez's 2-run homer in 8th lifts Indians past Blue Jays TORONTO BLUE JAYS

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona was relieved following Sunday's 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. Jose Ramirez hit a two-run homer off Brett Cecil in...

Oleksiak leads strong Canadian team into Olympic closing ceremony OLYMPICS

RIO DE JANEIRO — Penny Oleksiak led Canada to the podium four times at the Rio Olympics. It was only fitting then that she led the Canadian delegation into Maracana Stadium for the closing ceremony of the Summer Games on Sunday night. On...

The Latest: Bolt celebrates by throwing the javelin - Really

RIO DE JANEIRO — The Latest on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local): 1:45 a.m. How did Usain Bolt celebrate winning a ninth Olympic gold...

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