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Cross-country gamble pays off for Canadian rugby winger Elissa Alarie

Cross-country gamble pays off for Canadian rugby winger Elissa Alarie

In 2012, Elissa Alarie quit her accounting job, sublet her apartment and packed up her 2010 Honda Civic to drive cross-country to Victoria. The native of Trois-Rivieres, Que., was going all-in on rugby.

Baseball Capsules

BOSTON — Christian Vazquez hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox pulled off the final rally of a wild game Tuesday night, beating the Cleveland Indians 12-10 despite an astonishing catch by centr

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Tuesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 8 Chicago White Sox 4 Baltimore 7 Kansas City 2 Detroit 4 N.Y. Yankees 3 Boston 12 Cleveland 10 Seattle 8 Texas 7 Tampa Bay 6 Houston 4 National League Cincinnati 9 Pittsburgh 1 Miami 7 Washington 6 L.A.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games MLB American League Toronto 8 Chicago White Sox 4 Baltimore 7 Kansas City 2 Detroit 4 N.Y. Yankees 3 Boston 12 Cleveland 10 Seattle 8 Texas 7 Tampa Bay 6 Houston 4 National League Cincinnati 9 Pittsburgh 1 Miami 7 Washington 6 L.A.
Smoak, Donaldson homer as Blue Jays beat White Sox 8-4

Smoak, Donaldson homer as Blue Jays beat White Sox 8-4

CHICAGO — The Toronto Blue Jays were sailing along after Justin Smoak and Josh Donaldson staked them to a commanding lead when tempers flared. Bullpens emptied. And in a flash, it was over.
Jordan on LaVar Ball: He couldn't beat me if I was 1-legged

Jordan on LaVar Ball: He couldn't beat me if I was 1-legged

Michael Jordan finally issued his response to LaVar Ball's bravado. "I don't think he could beat me if I was one-legged," Jordan said.
World No. 3 Roger Federer confirms he'll play at Rogers Cup in Montreal

World No. 3 Roger Federer confirms he'll play at Rogers Cup in Montreal

World No. 3 Roger Federer confirmed Tuesday that he will play in the Rogers Cup next week in Montreal. It will be the Swiss star's first trip to Montreal since 2011.

Canadian Franklin released by Saints less than a week after signing with club

NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Saints released Canadian offensive lineman Orlando Franklin on Tuesday. Franklin, 29, signed a one-year deal with the Saints on Thursday after being released by the Los Angeles Chargers.

Campbell removed from world driving championship following positive drug test.

TORONTO — Calgary's Brandon Campbell was removed as Canada's representative for the world driving championship Tuesday after being involved in a positive drug test.
Eskimos high-pressure defence powering hot 5-0 start to CFL season

Eskimos high-pressure defence powering hot 5-0 start to CFL season

EDMONTON — While the headlines have gone to quarterback Mike Reilly and the high-flying aerial pyrotechnics, the numbers suggest it's a crazed-dog defence that has the Edmonton Eskimos sitting pretty at 5-0.