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Toronto Blue Jays in thick of playoff race entering final week of regular season

Toronto Blue Jays in thick of playoff race entering final week of regular season

TORONTO — After a busy off-season with some big-name signings, the Toronto Blue Jays began the regular season feeling bullish about their chances of a playoff return.

Scoreboard for Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021

Sunday's Games NHL Pre-Season Florida 5 Nashville 4 (OT) Boston 3 Washington 2 (SO) Florida 3 Nashville 1 N.Y. Islanders 4 N.Y.
First-round pick Bourgault scores, adds assist in Oilers pre-season win over Flames

First-round pick Bourgault scores, adds assist in Oilers pre-season win over Flames

CALGARY — Back in Calgary where he played for the past three seasons, Derek Ryan looked right at home despite wearing visiting colours.
Kraken released: Seattle opens preseason topping Vancouver

Kraken released: Seattle opens preseason topping Vancouver

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The concourses of the Spokane Arena were jammed. The merchandise lines snaked through the crowds, causing bottlenecks as fans filed in for their first glimpse of the Seattle Kraken.
Team Laura Walker books Trials spot with 8-4 win over Team Corryn Brown

Team Laura Walker books Trials spot with 8-4 win over Team Corryn Brown

OTTAWA — Team Laura Walker became the third women’s team to earn a berth at the Tim Hortons Curling Trials later this fall in Saskatoon.
Shane Pinto scores 25 seconds in OT, Sens down Jets 3-2 in NHL pre-season

Shane Pinto scores 25 seconds in OT, Sens down Jets 3-2 in NHL pre-season

WINNIPEG — Shane Pinto took a little time, but it was worth it.
Canadian men lose to Kenya 33-14 in Edmonton rugby sevens bronze-medal match

Canadian men lose to Kenya 33-14 in Edmonton rugby sevens bronze-medal match

EDMONTON — The Canadian men lost 33-14 to Kenya in the bronze-medal match Sunday on Day 2 of the HSBC Canada Sevens at Commonwealth Stadium, while the Canadian women won bronze in their four-team competition.
Jansen, Springer homer, Blue Jays beat Twins, keep pressure

Jansen, Springer homer, Blue Jays beat Twins, keep pressure

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Danny Jansen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer, George Springer also went deep and the Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 Sunday to maintain pressure in the AL wild-card race before heading to Toronto for their final homestand.
Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout, send Europe a message

Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout, send Europe a message

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — The Americans won back the Ryder Cup and perhaps a whole lot more Sunday, sending a strong message with their youngest team by giving Europe its worst loss ever. They never lost a session.

Hataoka wins Northwest Arkansas Championship by a stroke

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Nasa Hataoka survived a nervy finish for a one-shot victory over Minjee Lee and Eun-Hee Ji on Sunday in the Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship..