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Edmonton Eskimos to add former quarterback Ricky Ray to their Wall of Honour

EDMONTON — Ricky Ray is going on the Edmonton Eskimos' Wall of Honour. The Eskimos announced Tuesday that Ray will be honoured at halftime of their home game Sept. 20 versus the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
Divers Meaghan Benfeito and Caeli McKay lock up Tokyo Olympic spots for Canada

Divers Meaghan Benfeito and Caeli McKay lock up Tokyo Olympic spots for Canada

GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of — Divers Caeli McKay and Meaghan Benfeito have secured two spots for Canada in the women's 10-metre platform event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Nelson Nogier signs one-year contract with Winnipeg Jets

Nelson Nogier signs one-year contract with Winnipeg Jets

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Nelson Nogier to a one-year, two-way contract with an average annual value of US$700,000.

Photo finish decides 10k open water race at world titles

GWANGJU, Korea, Republic Of — After 10 kilometres of open-water swimming in the sea, world championship organizers needed a photo finish to determine the winner of the Olympic qualifier on Tuesday.
Slovakia to MLB draft: Canadian resident Macko takes unconventional road to pros

Slovakia to MLB draft: Canadian resident Macko takes unconventional road to pros

Seattle Mariners prospect Adam Macko didn't lack confidence when he shared his lofty goals on his first day at the Vauxhall Baseball Academy three years ago.
Whitecaps looking for win against New England to keep slim playoff hopes alive

Whitecaps looking for win against New England to keep slim playoff hopes alive

VANCOUVER — With just 13 regular season games remaining, the Vancouver Whitecaps badly need a win Wednesday night on the road against the New England Revolution to keep their slim playoff hopes alive.

Scores and Schedule

Monday's Games MLB American League Tampa Bay 5 N.Y. Yankees 4 Cleveland 8 Detroit 6 Boston 10 Toronto 8 Kansas City 5 Chicago White Sox 2 L.A. Angels 8 Houston 6 National League L.A.

Monday's games

Monday's Games MLB American League Tampa Bay 5 N.Y. Yankees 4 Cleveland 8 Detroit 6 Boston 10 Toronto 8 Kansas City 5 Chicago White Sox 2 L.A. Angels 8 Houston 6 National League L.A.
Chavis' grand slam helps Red Sox beat Blue Jays 10-8

Chavis' grand slam helps Red Sox beat Blue Jays 10-8

BOSTON — The grand slam was nice. What Red Sox rookie Michael Chavis really wanted to talk about was his batting eye against the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.
Miami Heat sign six-foot-11 Canadian forward Kyle Alexander

Miami Heat sign six-foot-11 Canadian forward Kyle Alexander

MIAMI — The Miami Heat have signed Canadian forward Kyle Alexander. The six-foot-11 big man from Milton, Ont., played in eight Summer League games with the Heat after going undrafted at last month's NBA draft. He averaged 4.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 1.