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  1. Blue Jays fans bring hockey hat trick tradition to Rogers Centre
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    Blue Jays fans bring hockey hat trick tradition to Rogers Centre

  2. Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Winnipeg Jets from A to Zed
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    Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Winnipeg Jets from A to Zed

  3. Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers
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    Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers

  4. Loudest grunters in women's tennis
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    Loudest grunters in women's tennis

  5. Cowboys aren't bluffing about running back by committee plan to replace workhorse DeMarco Murray
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    Cowboys aren't bluffing about running back by committee plan to replace workhorse DeMarco Murray

  6. The fight that boxing is supposed to be about
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    The fight that boxing is supposed to be about

  7. Chargers say Seahawks rookie Frank Clark tried to punch Philip Rivers
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    Chargers say Seahawks rookie Frank Clark tried to punch Philip Rivers

  8. NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles
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    NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles

  9. More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb
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    More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb

  10. Daily Dime: Recommendations for Sunday's slate
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    Daily Dime: Recommendations for Sunday's slate

  11. Blue Jays fans ditch headwear to celebrate Edwin Encarnacion's home run hat trick (Video)
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    Blue Jays fans ditch headwear to celebrate Edwin Encarnacion's home run hat trick (Video)

  12. Fan makes Tyler Seguin a Twitter offer he can’t refuse: In-N-Out burger
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    Fan makes Tyler Seguin a Twitter offer he can’t refuse: In-N-Out burger

  • Braun, Peralta lead Brewers past Reds

    Braun, Peralta lead Brewers past Reds

    After a poor start in his last game, Wily Peralta insisted he'd rebound in his next outing. The Brewers starter did just that, pitching seven strong innings as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Sunday afternoon. Peralta … More »

    AP - Sports - 4 minutes 21 seconds ago
  • 2006 champion, No. 3-seeded Maria Sharapova pulls out of US Open for 2nd time in 3 years

    2006 champion, No. 3-seeded Maria Sharapova pulls out of US Open for 2nd time in 3 years

    Maria Sharapova pulled out of the U.S. Open for the second time in three years Sunday, withdrawing on the eve of the tournament because of a lingering right leg injury. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the withdrawal via a press release at … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 minutes ago
  • Loudest grunters in women's tennis

    Loudest grunters in women's tennis

    Grunting in women’s tennis has come under scrutiny in the past with the likes of Caroline Wozniacki and legend Martina Navratilova calling it cheating. One study, however, shows that it can have a positive effect on play. … More »

    Yahoo Sports Videos - 6 minutes ago
  • Tough tests from the start for Federer, Murray

    Tough tests from the start for Federer, Murray

    Second seed Federer, who beat world number one Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati final and is striving to add to his record 17 grand slam singles titles, plays 34th-ranked Leonardo Mayer of Argentina. Third seeded Murray, who defeated Djokovic in … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • Holland Ks 11 for Texas in 6-0 win over O's for 3-game sweep

    Holland Ks 11 for Texas in 6-0 win over O's for 3-game sweep

    Derek Holland struck out every Baltimore batter while throwing a three-hitter for his eighth career shutout, leading the Texas Rangers over the Orioles 6-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. The left-hander struck out each of the Orioles' nine … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Saladino lifts White Sox to 6-5 win over Mariners

    Saladino lifts White Sox to 6-5 win over Mariners

    Rookie Tyler Saladino drove in the winning run with a single in the 11th inning and the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Sunday. Alexei Ramirez singled and Tyler Flower walked to start the rally before Ramirez advanced … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 minutes ago
  • Under new TV contract, US Open returns to Sunday men's final

    Under new TV contract, US Open returns to Sunday men's final

    Now, under the U.S. Tennis Association's new TV contract with ESPN, the sport's fourth major of the season will look like the first three. '''Super Saturday' was great, but the intensity of the game and the physicality of the game really made that … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • Chargers say Seahawks rookie Frank Clark tried to punch Philip Rivers

    Chargers say Seahawks rookie Frank Clark tried to punch Philip Rivers

    Chargers offensive players were not happy with Seahawks rookie Frank Clark after they believe he tried to punch Philip Rivers. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 9 minutes ago
  • Trump makes appearance at Barclays

    Trump makes appearance at Barclays

    Jim Herman played in the group in front of Tiger Woods last week on the PGA Tour, giving him a little experience in coping with gallery noise behind him. Sunday at The Barclays was slightly different. Donald Trump came out to Plainfield to watch … More »

    AP - Sports - 10 minutes ago
  • Veteran Tamulis nabs first LPGA victory

    Veteran Tamulis nabs first LPGA victory

    PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Kris Tamulis won the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first LPGA Tour title. … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • Day wins FedExCup opener The Barclays by six strokes

    Day wins FedExCup opener The Barclays by six strokes

    By Larry Fine EDISON, New Jersey (Reuters) - Red-hot PGA Championship winner Jason Day of Australia romped to victory at The Barclays on Sunday, winning the opening event of the lucrative FedExCup Series by a whopping six strokes. World number three … More »

    Reuters - 14 minutes ago
  • Padres hit 3 HRs to back solid Shields

    Padres hit 3 HRs to back solid Shields

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- James Shields ended his road skid, and the Padres finally beat the Phillies. … More »

    AP - Sports - 15 minutes ago
  • Tokyo rallies from 8 down for LLWS title

    Tokyo rallies from 8 down for LLWS title

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Tokyo won the Little League World Series on Sunday, pounding out 22 hits and overcoming an eight-run first-inning deficit to beat Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, 18-11. … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Tough tests from the start for Federer, Murray

    Second seed Federer, who beat world number one Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati final and is striving to add to his record 17 grand slam singles titles, plays 34th-ranked Leonardo Mayer of Argentina. Third seeded Murray, who defeated Djokovic in … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Mets edge Red Sox to avert sweep

    Mets edge Red Sox to avert sweep

    With every swing, a healthy Michael Cuddyer is becoming a major player for the New York Mets. Cuddyer hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning and the NL East leaders stopped their five-game home skid, averting a sweep by beating the Boston … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Juli Inkster wins The Legends Championship

    FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) -- U.S. Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster won The Legends Championship on Sunday, finishing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Trish Johnson … More »

    AP - Sports - 27 minutes ago
  • Jason Day blows away field at Barclays and moves closer to No. 1

    Jason Day blows away field at Barclays and moves closer to No. 1

    EDISON, N.J. - Jason Day powered and putted his way to another blowout against a world-class field Sunday at The Barclays. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 27 minutes ago
  • Sharapova pulls out of U.S. Open due to leg injury

    Sharapova pulls out of U.S. Open due to leg injury

    (Reuters) - Five-times major winner Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the U.S. Open tennis championships due to a leg injury, the Russian said on Sunday. Sharapova, 28, has not played a match since losing to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon … More »

    Reuters - 27 minutes ago
  • Day closes with 62 in Barclays blowout

    Day closes with 62 in Barclays blowout

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) -- Jason Day powered and putted his way to another blowout against a world-class field Sunday at The Barclays. … More »

    AP - Sports - 28 minutes ago
  • Golf-Day wins FedExCup opener The Barclays by six strokes

    By Larry Fine EDISON, New Jersey, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Red-hot PGA Championship winner Jason Day of Australia romped to victory at The Barclays on Sunday, winning the opening event of the lucrative FedExCup Series by a whopping six strokes. World … More »

    Reuters - 28 minutes ago
  • De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Pirates 5-0

    De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Pirates 5-0

    Jorge De La Rosa was happy with the game's outcome but a little embarrassed by how his day ended. De La Rosa pitched into the seventh inning before being ejected, and Ben Paulsen hit a two-run triple as the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh … More »

    AP - Sports - 30 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Sharapova pulls out of U.S. Open due to leg injury

    Five-times major winner Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the U.S. Open tennis championships due to a leg injury, the Russian said on Sunday. Sharapova, 28, has not played a match since losing to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon semi-finals in July … More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Sharapova pulls out on eve of US Open

    Sharapova pulls out on eve of US Open

    Maria Sharapova pulled out of the U.S. Open for the second time in three years Sunday, withdrawing on the eve of the tournament because of a lingering right leg injury. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the withdrawal via a press release at … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Coughlin: Giants have long way to go

    Coughlin: Giants have long way to go

    With the regular-season opener two weeks ago, Tom Coughlin says the New York Giants have a long way to go to be ready. Less than 24 hours after a 28-18 loss to the Jets in the annual preseason game between the New York-named teams, Coughlin didn't … More »

    AP - Sports - 39 minutes ago
  • Yanks score 20 to finish sweep of Braves

    Yanks score 20 to finish sweep of Braves

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Jacoby Ellsbury hit a three-run homer, Chase Headley and Stephen Drew each added a two-run shot and the New York Yankees routed the Atlanta Braves 20-6 on Sunday to finish a three-game sweep. … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • Kiermaier HR helps Rays top Royals

    Kiermaier HR helps Rays top Royals

    A couple of solo home runs from unlikely sources and four strong innings of relief were just enough for the Tampa Bay Rays to get their first and only win of the season over the Kansas City Royals. Brandon Guyer and Kevin Kiermaier homered, and … More »

    AP - Sports - 41 minutes ago
  • Almonte's slam powers Tribe past Angels

    Almonte's slam powers Tribe past Angels

    The Cleveland Indians are working on a positive finish to a roller-coaster August. Abraham Almonte hit his first career grand slam and Josh Tomlin worked into the eighth inning, leading the Indians to a 9-2 win over the slumping Los Angeles Angels … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • Rookie FB Iosefa, 9 others cut by Bucs

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Seventh-round draft pick Joey Iosefa was among 10 players released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first wave of cuts. … More »

    AP - Sports - 59 minutes ago
  • PSG's Cavani on target, Di Maria impressive in Monaco win

    PSG's Cavani on target, Di Maria impressive in Monaco win

    It took him some time but when Paris St Germain's Edinson Cavani found his range he netted a second-half double to help snatch a 3-0 win at Monaco that extended the champions' perfect Ligue 1 start on Sunday. Uruguay striker Cavani was his usual … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 1 minute ago
  • Rams RB Mason questionable for opener

    Rams RB Mason questionable for opener

    Rams running back Tre Mason, the likely starter while Todd Gurley rehabs from knee surgery, has been ruled out of the preseason finale with a right hamstring injury. Coach Jeff Fisher said Sunday that Mason, the primary starter last season, … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Twins hold off late Astros rally

    Twins hold off late Astros rally

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Ervin Santana struck out 10 to earn his first home win, Eduardo Nunez and Miguel Sano homered, and the Minnesota Twins survived a ninth-inning rally to beat the Houston Astros 7-5 on Sunday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 5 minutes ago
  • Blue Jays pile up home runs to complete three-game sweep of Tigers

    Blue Jays pile up home runs to complete three-game sweep of Tigers

    When Mark Buehrle won a World Series with the Chicago White Sox in 2005, he constantly felt like no matter the deficit they'd win the game. The 2015 Toronto Blue Jays are similar, only with a super-sized offence. "Here, shoot, if we don't score … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 6 minutes ago
  • Jones wins in Canada, grabs Trucks lead

    Jones wins in Canada, grabs Trucks lead

    BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (AP) -- Erik Jones won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park to take the series points lead … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 7 minutes ago
  • Maggert wins Champions event by 2

    Maggert wins Champions event by 2

    Jeff Maggert won the Dick's Sporting Goods Open on Sunday for his fourth Champions Tour victory of the year, closing with a 6-under 66 to beat Paul Goydos by two strokes. Maggert took the lead in the Charles Schwab Cup standings, 119 points ahead … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 8 minutes ago
  • Falcons cut 13, trimming roster to 76

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons have trimmed their roster to 76 players by cutting 13, including running back Michael Ford and tight end Mickey Shuler. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 9 minutes ago
  • Martinez opens Atletico account in 3-0 win at Sevilla

    Martinez opens Atletico account in 3-0 win at Sevilla

    Atletico Madrid's Jackson Martinez scored his first goal for the club when he came off the bench and curled in a superb effort to seal a hard-fought 3-0 victory at Sevilla in La Liga on Sunday. Atletico, the 2014 champions, and Sevilla, last … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Harman makes 2 aces at Barclays

    Harman makes 2 aces at Barclays

    EDISON, N.J. (AP) -- Brian Harman made a hole-in-one twice Sunday in The Barclays, the first time that's happened on the PGA Tour in nine years. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Encarnacion stays hot, Jays sweep Tigers

    Encarnacion stays hot, Jays sweep Tigers

    As the surging Blue Jays keep piling up wins, they're starting to believe in their own championship credentials. Edwin Encarnacion homered for the fourth time in two days, Josh Donaldson also connected and Toronto beat the struggling Detroit Tigers … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Impact dismiss head coach Klopas in hopes to "change the momentum"

    Impact dismiss head coach Klopas in hopes to "change the momentum"

    The Montreal Impact braintrust decided Frank Klopas was not the right person to lead the team to the MLS playoffs. Montreal fired head coach Klopas late Saturday night just hours after the Impact fell 2-1 to Toronto FC — the club's third loss of … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Roma hand Juve second successive league defeat

    Roma hand Juve second successive league defeat

    Italian champions Juventus have lost their first two league games of the season for the first time after they were outplayed and had a man sent off in a 2-1 defeat at AS Roma on Sunday. Not since Bologna in 1941 have the title holders begun the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 16 minutes ago