Malcolm KellyMalcolm Kelly is a 33 year sports and news journalist who has covered all of the major pro and amateur sports in Canada through a career that has included newspaper, internet and broadcast experience. He is a best-selling author and the founder of a graduate sports journalism program at one of the nation's leading colleges. His favourite number is 28.
Edwin Encarnacion hit a grand slam to extend his hitting streak to 21 games, helping David Price get a win on his 30th birthday in Toronto's 12-4 victory against the hometown Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. more »
Blue Jays left-fielder Ben Revere gave David Price something to smile about on his 30th birthday, leaping high against the scoreboard in Arlington, Tex., to take away an extra-base hit from Rangers leadoff man Delino DeShields in the third inning Wednesday. more »
On the same day reports emerged that Toronto Blue Jays right-fielder Jose Bautista had boycotted Sportsnet due to a dispute involving the broadcaster and rookie second baseman Devon Travis, he resolved the issue and stated "we're moving on." more »
In 1933, few celebrities were as well known — or as recognizable — as Babe Ruth. So it came as a shock to then 11-year-old Granville Nickerson when he and his friends spotted the baseball superstar standing on the steps of the Liverpool, Nova Scotia post office. more »
New IAAF president Sebastian Coe knows all eyes are on him to restore the integrity of track and field in the wake of widespread doping. But will he also be able to restore the faith of fans worldwide? more »
Usain Bolt again defeated rival Justin Gatlin on Thursday to win his fourth consecutive 200-metre world title and complete another sprint double at the world track and field championships in Beijing. more »
Yovani Gallardo earned his 100th career victory, Delino DeShields had a part in all the Texas runs even without an RBI and the Rangers stopped the Toronto Blue Jays' five-game winning streak, 4-1 Thursday. more »