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Chapman, Bradley Jr. dingers help Blue Jays outslug Phillies in offensive series opener

Matt Chapman hit a three-run homer in the first inning, Jackie Bradley Jr. added a three-run shot in the ninth and the Toronto Blue Jays used 21 hits to rough up the Philadelphia Phillies 18-11 on Tuesday night in a matchup of teams fighting for wild-card berths.
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Allen, Diggs dominate as Bills cruise to victory over Titans

Josh Allen threw four touchdown passes, including three to Stefon Diggs, and the Buffalo Bills rolled past Derrick Henry and the Tennessee Titans 41-7 in their home opener on Monday night.

Pete Rose dismisses sexual misconduct questions at Phillies fête

Pete Rose dismissed questions Sunday about his first appearance on the field in Philadelphia since the franchise scrapped 2017 plans to honour him because of a woman's claim she had a sexual relationship with baseball's hit king when she was a minor.

John Tortorella becomes latest veteran coach tasked with turning Flyers around

The Philadelphia Flyers selected John Tortorella for their coaching vacancy on Friday, the latest veteran tasked with stopping the franchise's 47-year Stanley Cup title drought.

Phillies' Rob Thomson named 1st Canadian full-time manager in MLB since 1934 following Girardi firing

Canadian bench coach Rob Thomson will serve as interim manager of the Philadelphia Phillies for the remainder of the season after the struggling team fired Joe Girardi on Friday.

Matisse Thybulle, defensive force for 76ers, ineligible for playoff games in Canada

Matisse Thybulle took a seat, took a breath and took a moment to explain why he made a choice — one the Philadelphia 76ers defensive specialist admitted he tried to keep hidden — not to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Thybulle's choice will cost him playing time in the postseason in Toronto.
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Saint Peter's shocks Purdue to become 1st-ever 15 seed to advance to Elite 8

Daryl Banks III scored the tying and go-ahead baskets that pushed 15th-seeded Saint Peter's to the brink of the Final Four, the tiny Peacocks thriving off a home-court edge to beat third-seeded Purdue 67-64 on Friday night.

Siakam's double-double leads Raptors past 76ers for 6th consecutive road victory

Pascal Siakam had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Precious Achiuwa scored 21 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 93-88 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night in Philadelphia.

Carter Hart makes 32 saves as Flyers down Jets

James van Riemsdyk snapped a tie game when he scored off a rebound with 4:09 left to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.

VanVleet helps Raptors end 3-game skid with victory over 76ers

Gary Trent Jr. and Fred VanVleet hit back-to-back 3-pointers over the final 1:10 to lift the Toronto Raptors past the Philadelphia 76ers, 115-109 on Thursday night.

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