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Russell Martin hits go-ahead homer as Blue Jays top White Sox 4-2

Russell Martin hits go-ahead homer as Blue Jays top White Sox 4-2

TORONTO — Chicago first base coach Daryl Boston will often blow a whistle from the dugout when the White Sox make a nice defensive play or before a batter steps up to the plate.
Nylander, Matthews lead the way as Maple Leafs match franchise record for points

Nylander, Matthews lead the way as Maple Leafs match franchise record for points

TORONTO — Auston Matthews pushed his point streak to seven games on Monday. Linemate William Nylander was the main reason why.
Flag-bearer Benfeito consults Virtue and Moir ahead of Commonwealth Games

Flag-bearer Benfeito consults Virtue and Moir ahead of Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — Diver Meaghan Benfeito admits to some butterflies ahead of her role as Canada's flag-bearer at Wednesday's opening ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Dr. Andrew Pipe honoured with award ahead of Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

GOLD COAST, Australia — Andrew Pipe, past president of Commonwealth Games Canada, has been honoured with the Commonwealth Games Federation award of merit ahead of the Gold Coast Games.
Former rugby sevens captain Jen Kish to miss Commonwealth Games through injury

Former rugby sevens captain Jen Kish to miss Commonwealth Games through injury

GOLD COAST, Australia — Former Canadian captain Jen Kish will miss the debut of women's rugby sevens at the Commonwealth Games due to injury.
Curling having a United States moment in wake of John Shuster's Olympic gold

Curling having a United States moment in wake of John Shuster's Olympic gold

LAS VEGAS — John Shuster's Olympic gold medal spawned a registration rush for Las Vegas Curling, whose slogan is "Where Saints and Sinners Curl Like Winners.
Baseball museum honours Saskatchewan sports history in a really big way

Baseball museum honours Saskatchewan sports history in a really big way

BATTLEFORD, Sask. — You don't have to be a baseball fan to visit the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. For many people, it's Canada's largest baseball bat sitting outside the hall that gets them through the door.

Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand fined US$5,000 for cross-checking

NEW YORK — Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand has been fined US$5,000 for cross-checking Philadelphia Flyers defenceman Andrew MacDonald in the face, the NHL's department of player safety announced Monday.

Wolfpack move top of Betfred Championship table with win over Toulouse

TOULOUSE, France — Nick Rawsthorne scored a pair of tries as the Toronto Wolfpack held on to beat Toulouse Olympique XII 24-13 on Monday in a clash of the top two teams in rugby league's second-tier Betfred Championship.
Veteran field hockey player Mark Pearson set for fourth Commonwealth Games test

Veteran field hockey player Mark Pearson set for fourth Commonwealth Games test

GOLD COAST, Australia — Mark Pearson was on a chairlift in Whistler when he got the late call that he had made Canada's field hockey roster for the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne.