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Josh Donaldson drove in three runs to add to his MLB-leading RBI total and R.A. Dickey pitched a complete game four-hitter as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Wednesday night.
Andrew Wiggins and Nik Stauskas each had 15 points to lead Canada to a 101-59 rout of Cuba on Wednesday at the FIBA Americas men's basketball championship
Eugenie Bouchard is through to the third round of the U.S. Open after defeating Polona Hercog of Slovenia 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-3 on Wednesday.
Canada's Milos Raonic is through to the third round of the U.S. Open after defeating Spain's Fernando Verdaso 6-2, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1) on Wednesday. Raonic received treatment during a medical timeout in the second set and also had massages during some of the changeovers.
Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman was dominant in his first minor league rehab start, pitching 4 2/3 no-hit innings and striking out seven for the low Class A Lansing Lugnuts against the visiting Great Lakes Loons on Wednesday night.
This year’s world rowing championships have a little more on the line than simply attracting the sport’s best athletes. They also act as an Olympic qualifying competition. For Canada, this means getting as many boats to Rio next year as possible, ideally through podium finishes.
During an on-court, post-match interview following his three-set win over Andreas Haider-Maurer at the U.S. Open on Wednesday night, men's top seed Novak Djokovic motioned to the crowd and waved a fan courtside. But this wasn’t just any fan. It was "Superfan" Cameron Hughes.
Canada continued its preparations for the upcoming Rugby World Cup with a 16-15 victory over Georgia in a tuneup game on Wednesday.
After dominating at the plate for all of August, Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion has been named the American League's player of the month.
Former CFL star Lawrence Phillips has been charged with murder in the death of his cellmate at a Central California prison.
Scott Howard was the first one on the ice to celebrate when his father, Glenn, skipped the Canadian team to a world curling title three years ago in Basel, Switzerland. At the time, Howard was an alternate. Now he's hoping to return to such heights as a full-time player on the squad.
A criminal doping investigation into Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson plus their trainer has reportedly been dropped in Italy.