Posts Tagged Canada

Tottenham scores late goal to edge Toronto FC 3-2

Tottenham Hotspur's Erik Lamela, right, celebrates his first goal of a friendly soccer game with teammates, from left to right, Ryan Mason, Aaron Lennon and Ben Davies during the first half against Toronto FC in Toronto on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

TORONTO (AP) — Andros Townsend scored in the 85th minute to give Tottenham a 3-2 victory over Toronto FC on Wednesday night, spoiling Toronto striker Jermain Defoe’s first game against his old English team.

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Weir, DeLaet look to end 60-year Canadian drought

Canada's Mike Weir, of Canada, poses for a selfie with Kaylee Chin, left, and Maya Cunningham, center, during the pro-am event at the Canadian Open golf championship Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Royal Montreal golf club in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)

MONTREAL (AP) — Mike Weir was well aware that it has been 60 years since a Canadian won the Canadian Open.

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Blue Jays promote top pitching prospect Sanchez

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays selected top pitching prospect Aaron Sanchez from Triple-A Buffalo in a flurry of roster moves Tuesday.

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Ortiz homers twice, Red Sox rout Blue Jays 14-1

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz hits his second two-run home run of the game during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

TORONTO (AP) — David Ortiz hit the 452nd and 453rd home runs of his career, moving past Boston great Carl Yastrzemski into 36th place on the all-time list, and the Red Sox won their fifth straight game Monday night, routing the Toronto Blue Jays 14-1.

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Big Papi passes Yaz with 453rd career home run

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz hits his second two-run home run of the game during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto on Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

TORONTO (AP) — Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has passed Boston great Carl Yastrzemski on baseball’s career home run chart.

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