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Kylie Masse earns second silver in pool, Andre De Grasse cruises into 100 semifinal

Kylie Masse earns second silver in pool, Andre De Grasse cruises into 100 semifinal

TOKYO — Gasping for breath after racing to her second silver medal of the Tokyo Games, Canadian swimmer Kylie Masse neatly summed up what it must be like to be an Olympian. "It's fun. It's definitely painful." The 25-year-old from LaSalle, Ont.
Ledecky, Dressel star for US; Thompson-Herah wins 100 meters

Ledecky, Dressel star for US; Thompson-Herah wins 100 meters

TOKYO (AP) — Katie Ledecky made more history for the U.S. in the pool. Same for Caeleb Dressel. Elaine Thompson-Herah made her history on the track.
Toronto Maple Leafs sign forward Nick Ritchie to two-year contract

Toronto Maple Leafs sign forward Nick Ritchie to two-year contract

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Nick Ritchie to a two-year contract worth an annual average value of US$2.5 million.
Blue Jays acquire right-hander Berrios from Twins

Blue Jays acquire right-hander Berrios from Twins

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays added to their pitching at the trade deadline Friday, acquiring starter Jose Berrios from the Minnesota Twins and veteran reliever Joakim Soria from the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Scoreboard for Friday, July 30, 2021

Friday's Games MLB American League Toronto 6 Kansas City 4 Baltimore 4 Detroit 3 Tampa Bay 7 Boston 3 Seattle 9 Texas 5 Chicago White Sox 6 Cleveland 4 Oakland 2 L.A. Angels 0 National League Washington 4 Chicago Cubs 3 Cincinnati 6 N.Y.

CPL teams leave Winnipeg bubble to play first games of season at home

TORONTO — Mo Babouli scored his league-leading fourth goal of the campaign and Forge FC beat York United FC 1-0 on Friday in the first Canadian Premier League game outside of Winnipeg this season.
Hernandez, Bichette homer as Blue Jays celebrate return home with win over Royals

Hernandez, Bichette homer as Blue Jays celebrate return home with win over Royals

TORONTO — Charlie Montoyo called it "one of my best days in baseball" "And I've been around for a long time," said the 55-year-old Blue Jays manager. "I was so happy to be here.
Canadian Kylie Masse wins second silver medal of Tokyo Games in 200-metre backstroke

Canadian Kylie Masse wins second silver medal of Tokyo Games in 200-metre backstroke

TOKYO — Kylie Masse has won her second medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a silver medal in the women's 200-metre backstroke. The 25-year-old from LaSalle, Ont., finished in two minutes 5.42 seconds on Saturday — behind Kaylee McKeown (2:04.
'It feels like we're back in Toronto': Fans flock to stadium for Jays' return

'It feels like we're back in Toronto': Fans flock to stadium for Jays' return

TORONTO — A sea of blue jerseys and T-shirts welcomed the Toronto Blue Jays back to the Rogers Centre on Friday as fans flocked to see the team play at home for the first time in nearly two years.
Leafs sign forward Ondrej Kase to one-year, US$1.25 million contract

Leafs sign forward Ondrej Kase to one-year, US$1.25 million contract

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Ondrej Kase to a one-year contract worth US$1.25 million.