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Unlike the women in 2015, men get to play on real grass at 2026 World Cup

Unlike the women in 2015, men get to play on real grass at 2026 World Cup

TORONTO — News that the 2026 men's World Cup will be played entirely on grass means an apology is in order to top female soccer players. That's according to the U.S.
North American 2026 World Cup hosting bid won votes around the globe

North American 2026 World Cup hosting bid won votes around the globe

So much for U.S.-North Korean detente. The Koreans voted for Morocco rather than the winning joint bid of the U.S., Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 World Cup.
Coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

Coaches killed in Florida shooting to receive ESPY awards

MIAMI — The ESPYs are breaking tradition for this year's Best Coach Award, awarding it posthumously to three Florida high school coaches who died shielding their students from gunfire.

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Tuesday's Games AHL Playoffs Calder Cup final Texas 5 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) --- MLB American League Boston 6 Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6 Detroit 4 Tampa Bay 4 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 5 Cleveland 1 Houston 6 Oakland 3 Seattle 6 L.A.

Tuesday's Games

Tuesday's Games AHL Playoffs Calder Cup final Texas 5 Toronto 2 (Series tied 3-3) --- MLB American League Boston 6 Baltimore 4 Minnesota 6 Detroit 4 Tampa Bay 4 Toronto 1 Chicago White Sox 5 Cleveland 1 Houston 6 Oakland 3 Seattle 6 L.A.
Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins

Tigers lose injured Cabrera for season in 6-4 loss to Twins

DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers lost much more than a game on Tuesday night. Miguel Cabrera ruptured his left biceps tendon in the third inning of a 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins and will have season-ending surgery later this week.

Canada downs Chile at U18 FIBA Americas to stay undefeated at tournament

ST. CATHARINES, Ont. — Andrew Nembhard had 19 points as Canada capped group play at the FIBA under-18 Americas Championship on Tuesday by routing Chile 97-60.
Stars Still Shining: Texas tops Toronto 5-2 to force Game 7 in Calder Cup final

Stars Still Shining: Texas tops Toronto 5-2 to force Game 7 in Calder Cup final

Toronto Marlies goaltender Garret Sparks offered a two-word reply when asked about his confidence level for Game 7 of the Calder Cup final. "Extremely high," he said.
6 Rays' pitchers combine for 5-hitter, beat Blue Jays 4-1

6 Rays' pitchers combine for 5-hitter, beat Blue Jays 4-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Ryne Stanek is set for a new role in the Tampa Bay rotation — sort of. The reliever will likely now start two out of every five games in the Rays' ongoing bullpen-day experiment.

Canada routs United States 60-22 in under-20 World Rugby Trophy qualifier

HOUSTON — Kevin Vertkas and Michael Smith scored two tries apiece as Canada routed the United States 60-22 on Tuesday in a qualifier for the second-tier under-20 World Rugby Trophy.