Toronto Sports News and Rumors
Ellsbury, Headley power Yankees past Blue Jays 6-3Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com 12 hours agoAfter the Yankees learned that Masahiro Tanaka had what he described as general arm soreness, they beat Toronto with a strong offensive performance and another effective start by Chris Capuano.Upvote Share Tweet
D-backs claim Reimold off waivers from JaysMLB.com Aug 28 (yesterday)The Arizona Diamondbacks have claimed outfielder Nolan Reimold off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays, as announced by D-backs general manager Kevin Towers. A corresponding move will be made prior to Friday's game.Upvote Share Tweet
Coaches and GMs under the gun like never beforethehockeynews.com Aug 28 (yesterday)Around this time of year when we all get antsy for hockey to get going, one of the most popular topics of conversation centers around which coach will be the first to get fired. Randy Carlyle and Paul MacLean look to be the early frontrunners in that de…Upvote Share Tweet
Will any GM ever have a summer like Lou Lamoriello did in 1991?thehockeynews.com Aug 28 (yesterday)If Scott Gomez and/or Tomas Kaberle make the New Jersey Devils this season and contribute in a meaningful way, GM Lou Lamoriello will be able to claim another feather for a cap that is already bursting with plumage. The veterans are reclamation projects…Upvote Share TweetPinch-hitter Danny Valencia had a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh inning, leading the Toronto Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 5-2 Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Struggling Santos designated for assignmentMLB.com Aug 27 (3 days ago)Sergio Santos' season took yet another unfortunate turn on Wednesday afternoon when he was designated for assignment for the second time this year.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 26 (4 days ago).@Jgardiner272 and @43_Kadri help Randy Carlyle complete the ALS #IceBucketChallenge. Video to come! #TMLTalk pic.twitter.com/dyT0NKI8Gh— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) August 25, 2014 Maple Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle takes a lot heat for being a…Upvote Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. Manager Joe Maddon and the Tampa Bay Rays appeared to have a sound case when they filed a protest saying umpire Bob Davidson incorrectly allowed the Toronto Blue Jays to use a replay challenge Sunday. The Blue Jays…Upvote Share Tweet
Who won the Phil Kessel to Toronto trade…five years later?thehockeynews.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)For a guy who doesn’t say much, Phil Kessel is the source of significant noise. Ever since he begged out of Boston and was dealt to Toronto for a trio of high draft picks, fans and media on both sides of the equation have been debating the merits of the…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Amir Johnson Work On His Post Game With Olajuwon & Al Jeffersondimemag.com Aug 26 (4 days ago)There aren’t many 6-9 power forwards like Amir Johnson, who can hit at better than 30 percent from beyond the arc. Amir added the three-point range last year, but this offseason, he looks to be working on his low-post moves under the dual tutelage of Ha…Upvote Share TweetYoenis Cespedes singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox survived a ninth-inning collapse to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Monday night, snapping their losing streak at eight games.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)Your browser does not support iframes. Toronto Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista has acknowledged that he has issues arguing about balls and strikes with umpires. Bautista also has said that he's "trying to get better" at not letting his emotion…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)(Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.) All the changes m…Upvote Share Tweet
The top 10 players to watch in the Champions Leaguethehockeynews.com Aug 25 (5 days ago)If you can’t wait for the NHL season to start, maybe turn your attention to Europe, where the Champions League is off and running. The super-sized tournament for club teams features squads from all over the continent and it’s more than just a place to f…Upvote Share Tweet
Longoria Gets Winning Hit, Rays Beat Blue Jays 2-1nytimes.com Aug 24 (6 days ago)Evan Longoria singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Jays option Drabek to clear spot for SantosESPN.com Aug 24 (6 days ago)The Blue Jays optioned right-hander Kyle Drabek to Triple-A Buffalo Sunday to clear a roster spot for right-hander Sergio Santos.Upvote Share Tweet
Ellsbury, Yankees Sink Blue JaysAug 29Jacoby Ellsbury's two-run home run helped the Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Blue Jays.
Valencia's Homer Carries Blue JaysAug 27Danny Valencia hit a three-run home run in the Blue Jays' 5-2 win over the Red Sox.
Boston's Big 11th Inning Leads To WinAug 26The Red Sox scored seven runs in the 11th inning, including Mike Napoli's 16th home run of the season, to beat the Blue Jays 11-7.
Red Sox Win In ExtrasAug 25Yoenis Cespedes' RBI single in the top of the 10th lifted the Red Sox past the Blue Jays 4-3.
Source: Spurs express interest in C AyonAug 29The San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in signing Mexico star center Gustavo Ayon, ESPN.com has learned.
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Team USA fields youngest squad since '92Aug 29USA Basketball will field its youngest team since 1992 when it takes the court for the FIBA World Cup this weekend.
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