Category: Canadian Sports

Seager, France HR, Mariners top A’s, move up in playoff race

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Seager hit his 35th home run, Ty France also connected and the Seattle Mariners moved up in the playoff race, beating the Oakland Athletics 4-1 Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Seattle topped the A’s for the third day in row to pull within 2 1/2 games of the…

Cabrera expected to start as Miami hosts Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Pirates (55-92, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (62-85, fourth in the NL East) Miami; Saturday, 6:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Bryse Wilson (2-7, 4.97 ERA, 1.39 WHIP, 41 strikeouts) Marlins: Edward Cabrera (0-1, 6.61 ERA, 1.53 WHIP, 9 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Marlins -134, Pirates +114; over/under is 8 runs…

Marsh homers off Kopech in 8th, Angels top White Sox 3-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Brandon Marsh hit a tiebreaking solo homer off Michael Kopech in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Wednesday night. Marsh drove a 101 mph, full-count fastball from Kopech (4-3) over the wall in left-center for his second homer. The rookie center fielder finished…

Dolphins in a rare position after Week 1 – alone in first

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — It’s a start. The Miami Dolphins are in sole possession of first place in the AFC East for the first time in nearly three years, and in that spot after Week 1 for the first time since 1998. A road win against New England got them there; staying there will…