The Toronto Blue Jays rolled to their 10th win in 15 games in a big way. Brandon Drury hit his first career grand slam and Justin Smoak, Randal Grichuk and Danny Jansen all homered as Toronto toppled the visiting Rangers 19-4. Rookie Bo Bichette stayed hot with the first four-hit game of his career.

The Ottawa Champions on the road – taking on the Sussex County Miners.

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry says his surgically repaired thumb has not recovered sufficiently enough to allow him to participate with U-S-A Basketball in camp for the FIBA (FEE’-bah) World Cup. Lowry announced he’s withdrawing from consideration for the team after meeting with his surgeon to gauge the recovery of his thumb.

Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime is out of the Western and Southern Open after just one match. He lost 6-3, 6-3 to Serbia’s Miomir Kecmanovic in the first round of the Masters 1000 tournament in Cincinnati. Fellow Canadian Denis Shapovalov plays tomorrow.

A federal judge has approved an amended settlement in a class-action concussion lawsuit against the N-C-double-A that will establish a 50-year medical-monitoring program for college athletes. The settlement was announced by the law firm representing the plaintiffs. The case originated with a claim against the NCAA in 2011 by former Eastern Illinois football player Adrian Arrington.

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