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Grichuk homers in 10th as Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-4

Grichuk homers in 10th as Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-4

Randal Grichuk hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-4 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night.

Real Salt Lake owner takes leave following comments

Real Salt Lake and Utah Royals owner Dell Loy Hansen is taking a leave of absence following a report that he made racially insensitive comments and used a racial slur.
Marchand on NHL players finding their voice: 'This is bigger than sports'

Marchand on NHL players finding their voice: 'This is bigger than sports'

TORONTO — Brad Marchand has a message for anyone annoyed NHL players — as a group, not just a few here and there — are starting to find their voice. Get used to it.
AP source: Big Ten working on multiple options for football

AP source: Big Ten working on multiple options for football

Big Ten coaches, athletic directors and medical personnel are working on multiple plans for staging a football season — including one that would have the league kicking off as soon as Thanksgiving weekend.
Canadian Milos Raonic advances to W&S final after win over Tsitsipas

Canadian Milos Raonic advances to W&S final after win over Tsitsipas

NEW YORK — Canada's Milos Raonic is heading to his first ATP Tour final in over two years. Raonic, from Thornhill, Ont., beat No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 7-6 (5), 6-3 in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open on Friday.
Blue Jays hovering around playoff cutline at midway point of shortened season

Blue Jays hovering around playoff cutline at midway point of shortened season

An expanded playoff structure for the truncated 2020 baseball season has given the Toronto Blue Jays more reason to focus on the present as well as the future.
Pro sports leagues reschedule games after postponements

Pro sports leagues reschedule games after postponements

One of the leaders on a Seattle team that decided to sit out a game Wednesday to protest racial and social injustice, pitcher Taijuan Walker hopes the actions of the Mariners and other big-league clubs will help keep the conversation going.
NBA playoffs resume Saturday as sides detail new commitments

NBA playoffs resume Saturday as sides detail new commitments

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — NBA players want change that makes their communities safer. They want people to vote — hopefully in their home arenas. And they want to keep playing basketball.
Toronto Raptors-Boston Celtics series to start Sunday

Toronto Raptors-Boston Celtics series to start Sunday

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.
NHL investigating ex-Panthers GM for alleged racial comments

NHL investigating ex-Panthers GM for alleged racial comments

The NHL is investigating whether former Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon made racially insensitive comments during the team's two-week stay in the playoff hub city of Toronto.