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TORONTO — Brad Gushue has advanced to the championship final at the Grand Slam of Curling’s season-ending Players’ Championship. The St. John’s, N.L., quartet defeated Scotland’s Ross Whyte 6-5 in Saturday’s quarterfinals, then edged Scotland’s Bruce Mouat 6-5 in the evening semifinals. Gushue will face Italy’s Joel Retornaz in Sunday’s final. Retornaz  topped world men’s […]

LONDON, Ont. — Kasper Halttunen scored the game-winning goal and added two assists as the London Knights defeated the visiting Kitchener Rangers 5-1 in Ontario Hockey League playoff action on Saturday. Kaleb Lawrence, Henry Brzustewicz, Jacob Julien and Jackson Edward also scored for the Knights, who won Thursday’s first game in the best-of-seven quarterfinal series […]

TORONTO — Dylan Larkin scored on a power play 41 seconds into overtime as the Detroit Red Wings topped Toronto 5-4 on Saturday to grab two crucial points in the Eastern Conference playoff race despite Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews bagging his 69th goal of the season. Alex DeBrincat scored two of his own for […]

TORONTO — Summer McIntosh finished the inaugural Speedo Canadian Open on Saturday with her fourth win in as many nights. The 17-year-old Olympian and four-time world champion from Toronto won the women’s 200-metre individual medley in 2:08.19. That capped a six-event program at the meet, which serves as a tune-up to next month’s Olympic and […]

TORONTO (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black said he doesn’t expect outfielder Kris Bryant to miss significant time after the former NL MVP left Saturday’s game at Toronto in the fourth inning because of soreness in his right ribs and back. “Don’t think it’s bad but we’ll see how it is overnight,” Black said. […]

TORONTO — Brad Gushue pulled out a tight 6-5 win over Scotland’s Ross Whyte to advance into the men’s semifinal at the Grand Slam of Curling’s season-ending Players’ Championship on Saturday. Gushue’s St. John’s, N.L., rink was down 3-1 through three ends but tied it with a deuce in the fourth. The Canadians later took […]

TORONTO (AP) — Daulton Varsho hit his second career grand slam, Yariel Rodríguez struck out six over 3 2/3 innings in his major league debut and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Saturday. Rodríguez allowed one run, four hits and two walks. The right-hander signed a five-year deal with Toronto in […]

TORONTO — Daulton Varsho had a grand slam in the first inning as the Toronto Blue Jays held on for a 5-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday. Davis Schneider had a bases-loaded walk as Toronto (7-8) built a 5-0 lead in the first. Second baseman Cavan Biggio extended his hit streak to a […]

TORONTO (AP) — Colorado Rockies outfielder Kris Bryant left Saturday’s game at Toronto in the fourth inning because of a stiff back. A four-time All-Star and former NL MVP, Bryant crashed into the outfield wall after making a catch on Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s deep drive in the first. He doubled in the second before striking […]

TORONTO — Right-handed pitcher Yariel Rodríguez has been recalled by the Toronto Blue Jays from their triple-A affiliate. The move came hours before Toronto hosted the Colorado Rockies. The 26-year-old Rodriguez will make his Major League Baseball debut as the Blue Jays’ starting pitcher. Long reliever Paolo Espino was optioned to the triple-A Buffalo Bisons […]