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Eflin fans 9, Harper homers, Phillies blank Blue Jays 7-0

Eflin fans 9, Harper homers, Phillies blank Blue Jays 7-0

PHILADELPHIA — Zach Eflin struck out nine in a four-hitter, Bryce Harper hit another homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-0 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday.
Akeem Garcia, Marco Bustos and Kyle Bekker up for CPL's Player of the Year Award

Akeem Garcia, Marco Bustos and Kyle Bekker up for CPL's Player of the Year Award

CHARLOTTETOWN — HFX Wanderers forward Akeem Garcia and midfielders Marco Bustos of Pacific FC and Kyle Bekker of Forge FC are finalists for the Canadian Premier League Player of the Year Award.
Toronto FC expects to play six games in home away from home in East Hartford

Toronto FC expects to play six games in home away from home in East Hartford

Toronto FC expects to play six regular-season games at its home away from home in East Hartford, Conn.
Vancouver Whitecaps fighting for playoff position on U.S. road trip

Vancouver Whitecaps fighting for playoff position on U.S. road trip

VANCOUVER — Ranko Veselinovic has pinballed around North America during his brief tenure with the Vancouver Whitecaps.
Citrus vs. Cactus: Tampa-Dallas NHL final is duel of former coaching associates

Citrus vs. Cactus: Tampa-Dallas NHL final is duel of former coaching associates

EDMONTON — It's not only two American Sunbelt teams facing off Saturday in the NHL's Stanley Cup final, it's also a matchup of two head coaches who once worked together, but with the student now trying to outshine the mentor.
Canada's Smith rallies to win high-profile darts match against Fallon Sherrock

Canada's Smith rallies to win high-profile darts match against Fallon Sherrock

SALZBURG, Austria — Canadian Jeff (The Silencer) Smith rallied from a 5-1 deficit to edge Fallon Sherrock 6-5 Friday in first-round play at the 300,000-pound ($511,7260) Bwin World Series of Darts Finals.
Queen's Plate winner Mighty Heart nominated for $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes

Queen's Plate winner Mighty Heart nominated for $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes

FORT ERIE, Ont. — It seems a run at the OLG Canadian Triple Crown is on Mighty Heart's radar. The Queen's Plate winner was among nine horses nominated for the $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes.
Rugby Canada adds Phil Mack to developmental academy coaching staff

Rugby Canada adds Phil Mack to developmental academy coaching staff

Rugby Canada has added former Canadian international Phil Mack to its coaching staff. Mack, who turned 35 on Friday, joins the coaching staff of the Rugby Canada men's development academy in Langford, B.C.
Canadian Denis Shapovalov advances to quarterfinals at Italian Open

Canadian Denis Shapovalov advances to quarterfinals at Italian Open

ROME — Canada's Denis Shapovalov is heading to the quarterfinals of the Italian Open. The No. 12 seed from Richmond Hill, Ont., rallied to beat world No.
Forge FC, HFX Wanderers face off Saturday in CPL's Island Games final

Forge FC, HFX Wanderers face off Saturday in CPL's Island Games final

The Canadian Premier League's Island Games wrap up in Charlottetown on Saturday with Forge FC bidding to defend its title against a HFX Wanderers side looking to go from worst to first.