Toronto Sports News and Rumors
Joffrey Lupul scored 2:21 into overtime for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who squandered a third-period lead but bounced back to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated 14 hours agoJose Bautista hit his third home run of the spring for the Toronto Blue Jays in a 4-3 victory Saturday over the Minnesota Twins, who got three scoreless innings from newcomer Phil Hughes.Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Ervin Santana considering offers from Blue Jays and Orioles, could be days before final decisionErvin Santana's long, at times seemingly impossible offseason quest to find a new home was reportedly nearing a conclusion on Saturday. Dionisio Soldevila of ESPN Deportes reported Santana and the Blue Jays were nearing a one-year, $14 million deal that…Upvote Share Tweet
On Baseball: A Body of Work R. A. Dickey Prefers as His Legacynytimes.com Updated 18 hours agoDickey, entering his second season pitching for the Toronto Blue Jays, hopes to rebound from a mediocre 2013 season.Upvote Share Tweet
Cobb Throws 3 Shutout Innings, Rays Beat Blue Jaysnytimes.com Updated Mar 7 (yesterday)Alex Cobb tossed three scoreless innings as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 on Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
Kiermaier, Seitzer homer as Rays top JaysMLB.com Updated Mar 7 (yesterday)Kevin Kiermaier and Cameron Seitzer homered, and Kiermaier scored two runs to lead the Rays to a 6-3 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday afternoon at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium.Upvote Share Tweet
Raptors to bring back purple dinosaur jerseys for 'select home games' during 2014-15 seasonyahoo.com Updated Mar 6 (2 days ago)This has felt nearly inevitable for a little while now, what with new global ambassador Drake turning up to the Air Canada Centre with a Vinsanity dino-throwback sewn into the lining of his suit jacket and the team's new 20th anniversary logo bringing b…Upvote Share Tweet
Toronto Blue Jays, Pittsburgh Pirates Rained Outnytimes.com Updated Mar 6 (3 days ago)The Toronto Blue Jays' spring training game at the Pittsburgh Pirates was rained out Thursday.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Mar 6 (3 days ago)No. 1 Star: Tyler Bozak, Toronto Maple Leafs The Maple Leafs spoiled Martin St. Louis' first game as a New York Ranger as Bozak's second goal of the night won it in overtime 3-2. New York scored twice shorthanded in a 1:19 span in the second period to e…Upvote Share TweetNEW YORK, N.Y. - Tyler Bozak scored on a penalty shot and then got the winning goal 1:51 into overtime to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Wednesday night, spoiling the New York debut of Martin St. Louis. Boza...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Updated Mar 5 (3 days ago)NEW YORK, N.Y. - Tyler Bozak scored on a penalty shot and then got the winning goal 1:51 into overtime to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-2 victory over the Rangers on Wednesday night, spoiling the New York debut of Martin St. Louis. Boza...Upvote Share TweetBrandon Morrow allowed five runs and six hits over three innings in the Toronto Blue Jays' 6-4 loss Wednesday to the Pittsburgh Pirates.Upvote Share Tweet
Leafs general manager Dave Nonis says cost of deadline day deals not worth itNHL.com Updated Mar 5 (4 days ago)TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs stood pat Wednesday, deciding that the cost to make a move on trade deadline day was too much. "We would have been hurting ourselves long-term and we weren't prepared to do that," Dave Nonis, Toronto's senior...Upvote Share Tweet
Lawrie's mature approach on display this springMLB.com Updated Mar 5 (4 days ago)There has always been a hope in the Blue Jays' organization that Brett Lawrie would eventually mature and settle into his role as a cornerstone of the team. And at 24, he has started to talk and act like a Major League ballplayer.Upvote Share Tweet
Dodgers are favorites to win the World Series, according to Las Vegas oddsmakeryahoo.com Updated Mar 5 (4 days ago)Before we talk about anything related to this year's World Series odds, we feel compelled to remind you that the Toronto Blue Jays were favorites to rule baseball at this time a year ago. We know how that turned out, 74-88 and last place in the AL East.…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Mar 5 (4 days ago)11:50 a.m. ET -- Word is that the Rangers are trying hard to get St. Louis to New York in time for tonight's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. That should be a fun media scrum after the game. 11:25 a.m. ET -- Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports is reporting…Upvote Share Tweet
Maple Leafs recall Ashton and Holland from AHL affiliate, McLaren sent downthehockeynews.com Updated Mar 5 (4 days ago)Maple Leafs recall Ashton and Holland from AHL affiliate, McLaren sent downUpvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Mar 4 (4 days ago)Cliff Lee gave up a run in three innings, outpitching fellow Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey, but Adam Lind and Dan Johnson each homered for the Toronto Blue Jays in 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Mar 4 (5 days ago)The new replay system will be a test for managers and umpires. But how big will its impact really be?Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Mar 4 (5 days ago)No. 1 Star: Sergei Bobrovsky, Columbus Blue Jackets Columbus snapped the Toronto Maple Leafs' seven-game home winning streak with a 2-1 victory Monday night. After two first period goals built up a 2-0 lead, Bobrovsky did the rest making 28 saves in tot…Upvote Share Tweet
Maple Leafs Win In OTMar 5Tyler Bozak scored twice in the Maple Leafs' 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers, spoiling Martin St. Louis' debut in New York.
MLB Replay System UsedMar 3Jayson Stark breaks down the first replay challenge with MLB's new technology used in a spring training game today between the Blue Jays and the Twins.
Blue Jackets Edge Maple LeafsMar 3Dalton Prout and Artem Anisimov scored goals for the Blue Jackets as they defeated the Maple Leafs 2-1.
Raptors Take Down WarriorsMar 2Steph Curry scored 34 points, but DeMar DeRozan scored 32 of his own to lead the Raptors past the Warriors 104-98.
NBA - True or false: Free agency decisionsMar 6Our 5-on-5 crew answers the key questions about whether top free agents will opt in or out in 2014.
Don Banks: Raiders, Steelers among AFC front offices under pressure this o…Mar 6As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
Don Banks: Cowboys, Rams among NFC front offices under pressure this offse…Mar 4As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…
The Tuesday MailbagMar 4Three hot topics and then your mail, in a league that never sleeps: For now, the extra point’s not going anywhere, though it should. Judy Battista of the NFL Digital Media Group wrote Monday that the Competition Committee, at its Florida meeting, is con…