Former Blue Jays second baseman Roberto Alomar gives kids pointers on catching and throwing the ball.Croatia comes through: squad defeats England 2-1 in World Cup semifinal to advance to championship game Sunday against France.
- Blue Jays teaching kids: former greats of Canada's MLB team in province to teach kids baseball skills.
- Strength at QB: Blue Bombers enjoying rare luxury of having two effective signal-callers at their disposal.
- Yankees slam Orioles: Bird bashes first career grand slam as New York wallops Baltimore 9-0.
- Red Sox rolling: Sale strikes out 12 as Boston edges Texas Rangers 4-2 for ninth straight victory.
- Giants edge Cubs: Posey's 13th-inning single sends San Francisco to 5-4 win against Chicago.
What we're reading
Former New Jersey Devils left wing Patrick Maroon, right, is headed home to St. Louis.Fashionable 50: Sports Illustrated chooses its most stylish athletes
- Feeling the Blues: Offensive transformation appears complete with addition of Patrick Maroon
- Smile for the camera: The most Jay Cutler thing Jay Cutler did on Week 1 of reality show Very Cavallari
In case you missed it
- Say What?!: Bombers look like a winner — but what happens if they're not?
- Upbeat after breakup: Goalkeeper returns to Winnipeg from Ireland hoping to play for home side in new pro circuit
- Doug Brown: Nichols back from shop, but rental was nice
What to watch
- CFL: The undefeated Calgary Stampeders (3-0) are in Ottawa to take on the Redblacks (2-1) / 6:30 pm / TSN
- MLB: The Toronto Blue Jays open a four-game series at Fenway Park vs the Boston Red Sox / 6 pm / Sportsnet
Let's look ahead
- Last bat: The Winnipeg Goldeyes continue their seven-game homestand with the final game of a four-game set vs the Sioux Falls Canaries. Game time is 7 pm at Shaw Park.
- Left coast rematch: The Bombers head to Vancouver this weekend to play the second half of a home-and-home series vs the B.C. Lions. Game time Saturday night is 9 pm CT
- Fore!: The Manitoba men's amateur golf championhip gets underway next Monday at Quarry Oaks, where the first two rounds will be played. The final two rounds will be contested at Glendale.
- Bombers Report: Head Coach Mike O'Shea chats with media following practice on Wednesday
- Pacman knockdown: NFL star retaliates violently after he was attacked by an airport employee in Atlanta
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