Tbnewswatch

Blue Jays' Devon Travis once again sidelined with right hand injury BASEBALL

TORONTO — Devon Travis isn't sure how he hurt himself, he just knows he's missing playing time as the Toronto Blue Jays fight to repeat as American League East Division champions. The Jays second baseman was sidelined with a right...

Petra Kvitova tops Eugenie Bouchard in Connecticut Open TENNIS

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Two-time defending champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic advanced to the Connecticut Open quarterfinals, beating Canada's Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-2 on Wednesday night. Kvitova, the two-time Wimbledon winner and...

Altidore, Giovinco help Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-1 SOCCER

ORLANDO, Fla. — Jozy Altidore scored in the 86th minute, Sebastian Giovinco had two assists and Toronto FC beat Orlando City 2-1 on Wednesday night. Toronto (12-7-7)...

Canadian star Henderson, top-ranked Ko early favourites at 2016 Canadian Open GOLF

PRIDDIS, Alta. — The top player in the world should be the favourite to win her fourth Canadian women's golf championship which kicks off at Priddis Greens Golf and Country Club beginning today. But Lydia Ko, the Olympic silver medallist...

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...

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...

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...

|

Events