Tim Wharnsby

Tim has covered the hockey landscape and other sports in Canada for three decades for The Canadian Press, CBC Sports, the Globe and Mail and Toronto Sun. He has been to three Winter Olympics, 11 Stanley Cups, a world championship as well as 17 world junior championships, 13 Memorial Cups and 13 University Cups. The native of Waterloo, Ont., always has his eye out for an underdog story.

Latest from Tim Wharnsby

Alouettes hold off Argonauts to win regular-season finale

Cole Spieker made quite the case to dress in next week's East semifinal after catching six passes for 105 yards and a touchdown in Montreal's 38-33 win against the Toronto Argonauts in the regular-season finale on Saturday before 13,155 at BMO Field.

Judge walks 4 times as Yankees beat Blue Jays to clinch AL East title

Gleyber Torres drove in three runs with three singles to help the New York Yankees clinch the American League East title with a 5-2 win against the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday.

Guerrero Jr. secures walk-off win in 10th as Blue Jays contain Judge, beat Yankees

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. smashed a one-out walk-off single to left field to score Cavan Biggio for the deciding run in a 3-2 win against the New York Yankees in 10 innings on Monday.

Playoff-hungry Orioles turn triple play and rally in 9th inning to beat Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays closer Jordan Romano blew a save opportunity for only the fifth time this season, allowing three ninth-inning runs in a 5-4 loss to the visiting Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.

Tapia's bases-clearing double leads Blue Jays past Orioles to widen gap in wild-card race

Raimel Tapia's bases-clearing double in the fifth inning lifted the Toronto Blue Jays to a 6-3 win against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday.

Clutch Jansen plays hero as Blue Jays earn walk-off win in series opener against Cubs

Danny Jansen, the ninth hitter in the Toronto Blue Jays lineup, has turned into a late-game RBI machine. Jansen belted a three-run homer in the seventh to spirit the Blue Jays comeback on Monday and completed the deal with a walk-off single to left field in the 11th inning to end Toronto's three-game losing streak with a 5-4 come-from-behind win against the Chicago Cubs.

Lost weekend: Angels keep Blue Jays bats quiet in completing 3-game sweep

The Los Angeles Angels (55-73) received two-run homers from Luis Rengifo and Shohei Ohtani and solo blasts from Kurt Suzuki and Mike Trout to handle the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3 in the series finale, outscoring the home side 22-3 in the three-game set.

Ohtani outduels Manoah as Angels shut out Blue Jays for 2nd straight game

The Los Angeles Angels ace starter Shohei Ohtani surrendered only two hits, striking out nine with only one walk in a masterful season-high 109-pitch, seven-inning performance for a 2-0 victory.

Angels snap slump by thumping tired Blue Jays

Shohei Ohtani's two-run triple was part of a five-run second inning to help the Los Angeles Angels snap a six-game losing streak with a 12-0 win against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday.

Stripling carries no-hitter into 7th as Blue Jays beat Orioles to avoid series sweep

George Springer broke a scoreless tie with a pinch-hit RBI single in the seventh inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Wednesday behind a stellar effort by Ross Stripling.