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Julia Budzinski, daughter of Blue Jays first-base coach, died in tubing accident

Julia Budzinski, daughter of Blue Jays first-base coach, died in tubing accident

TORONTO — Julia Budzinski, the 17-year-old daughter of first-base coach Mark (Bud) Budzinski, died in a tubing accident in Virginia on the weekend.
Canadian basketball players relish chance to play at home in Globl Jam U23 tournament

Canadian basketball players relish chance to play at home in Globl Jam U23 tournament

TORONTO — At a recent meeting of Canada's under-23 basketball teams, players were asked to raise a hand if they'd ever played for Canada at home. Two of the 30-plus players in attendance raised their hands.
Canadian forward Adrian Leon leaves West Ham for Manchester United

Canadian forward Adrian Leon leaves West Ham for Manchester United

Canadian striker Adriana Leon is leaving England's West Ham for Manchester United. The 29-year-old from King City, Ont., who spent the last 3 1/2 seasons with the Hammers, has signed with the Red Devils through the end of the 2023-24 season.
Olympic luge champ Natalie Geisenberger expecting 2nd baby

Olympic luge champ Natalie Geisenberger expecting 2nd baby

German slider Natalie Geisenberger, who has won the last three Olympic women's luge gold medals and is considered by many to be the most dominant athlete in her sport's history, is pregnant with her second child.
NHL draft prospect understands pressure-packed situations in the crease, off the ice

NHL draft prospect understands pressure-packed situations in the crease, off the ice

Tyler Brennan knows a thing or two about being in the middle of pressure-packed situations. The top-ranked North American goaltender ahead of the upcoming NHL draft saw plenty of rubber in his first full Western Hockey League campaign.
Canadian star forward Cyle Larin leaves Turkey's Besiktas for Belgium's Club Brugge

Canadian star forward Cyle Larin leaves Turkey's Besiktas for Belgium's Club Brugge

Forward Cyle Larin is joining fellow Canadian Tajon Buchanan at Belgium's Club Brugge. Larin, who leads all Canadian men with 24 goals internationally, said farewell to Turkey's Besiktas in a social media post on the weekend.
Alcantara could deliver first Cy Young Award for Marlins

Alcantara could deliver first Cy Young Award for Marlins

Sandy Alcantara is pitching like a contender for the Cy Young Award. If he wins it, that would be a first for the Miami Marlins.
Leading off: Nats examine Soto, Bosox check Bogaerts

Leading off: Nats examine Soto, Bosox check Bogaerts

A look at what's happening around the majors on today: ___ SOTO SETBACK Washington star Juan Soto is being checked out after exiting a game early because of an injured left calf.

Kikanović scores 2 goals, Earthquakes beat Fire 2-1

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Benjamin Kikanović scored twice — the 22-year-old's first multi-goal MLS game — and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the Chicago Fire 2-1 on Sunday night.

Revs unbeaten streak at 10 with 2-2 draw vs Cincinnati

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England's unbeaten streak reached 10 after a 2-2 draw Sunday against Cincinnati, which got a tying goal by Brenner in the 73rd minute and set a team record for points in a Major League Soccer season.