Posts Tagged Toronto

Dickey hit hard as Blue Jays lose 12-3 to Rays

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It was one of those nights for R.A. Dickey and his knuckleball.

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Garber: MLS wants top Americans despite Klinsmann’s view

In this June 11, 2014, file photo, MLS Commissioner Don Garber speaks to reporters prior to an MLS soccer game between the Montreal Impact and DC United in Montreal. Garber says the MLS will keep on pursuing the top American players, even if U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann thinks they will improve more with European clubs.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber says the league will keep on pursuing the top American players, even if U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann thinks they will improve more with European clubs.

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Dismal season takes toll on Maple Leafs’ brand

TORONTO (AP) — The blue-chip Toronto Maple Leafs brand survived bad seasons in the past. But this season took its toll.

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Clippers-Spurs series giving lopsided 1st round some drama

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan, right, celebrates a basket as Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick walks by  during the second half of Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. The Spurs won 111-107 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

One of the most memorable opening rounds in NBA playoff history came last season. One of the least memorable is playing out this season.

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Tillman hit hard, Blue Jays beat Orioles 7-6

Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado (13) celebrates his three run homer off the Toronto Blue Jays' Miguel Castro with teammates Delmon Young (27) and Travis Snider (23) during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 23, 2015 in Toronto. The Blue Jays defeated the Orioles 7-6. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)  MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — Chris Tillman will happily go a long time before facing the Blue Jays again.

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