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Slugger Ryan Braun retires after 14-year career with Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun, the Milwaukee Brewers' home run leader whose production was slowed by injuries during the second half of his 14-year career, announced his retirement on Tuesday.
Canadian-born forward Emery Welshman returns to CPL champions Forge FC

Canadian-born forward Emery Welshman returns to CPL champions Forge FC

HAMILTON — Canadian-born forward Emery Welshman is returning to Forge FC. The 29-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., made 13 appearances for the Canadian Premier League champion in its inaugural 2019 season.
Nassib's strip-sack helps Raiders in OT victory over Ravens

Nassib's strip-sack helps Raiders in OT victory over Ravens

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib described the electric atmosphere inside a frenzied Allegiant Stadium with one word: “Bananas.
Alouettes head coach Khari Jones in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

Alouettes head coach Khari Jones in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

Montreal Alouettes head coach Khari Jones has tested positive for COVID-19 and will isolate from the CFL team for a minimum of 10 days. The club said Jones, who was diagnosed Sunday, is asymptomatic and "feeling well" at home.
Cantlay wins PGA Tour player of the year award over Rahm

Cantlay wins PGA Tour player of the year award over Rahm

Patrick Cantlay was voted PGA Tour player of the year on the strength of his four victories, including a one-shot advantage at East Lake that made him the FedEx Cup champion.
Guerrero Jr., Bichette homer, Manoah dominates as Blue Jays dump Rays 8-1

Guerrero Jr., Bichette homer, Manoah dominates as Blue Jays dump Rays 8-1

TORONTO — Fresh from delivering a weekend beatdown in Baltimore, the surging Toronto Blue Jays picked up where they left off Monday against Tampa Bay.
Leafs' Matthews hoping wrist will be ready for season-opener following surgery

Leafs' Matthews hoping wrist will be ready for season-opener following surgery

TORONTO — Auston Matthews was just starting to ramp up his summer training regimen.
Despite loss, Canadian men unchanged at No. 21 in latest World Rugby rankings

Despite loss, Canadian men unchanged at No. 21 in latest World Rugby rankings

The U.S. Eagles have returned to No. 16 in the World Rugby rankings in the wake of their 59-50 aggregate win over Canada in Rugby World Cup qualifying play. The Canadian men remained at No. 21. Canada had moved up one place from No.

Vancouver Whitecaps join CF Montreal, Toronto FC in requiring proof of vaccination

Vancouver Whitecaps fans will have to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination to attend home matches come Sept. 25. The MLS team said the requirement for proof of vaccination alongside valid government photo ID is in accordance with a recent B.C.
Slumping Toronto FC could do worse than follow the progress of improving Inter Miami

Slumping Toronto FC could do worse than follow the progress of improving Inter Miami

TORONTO — In hosting Inter Miami CF on Tuesday, struggling Toronto FC could do well to take a page out of the second-year MLS team's book. And hope that it can get to where Phil Neville's side has got to.