Teoscar Hernandez hit two home runs in a 4-1 Toronto Blue Jays victory over the Washington Nationals Monday at Nationals Park. Ryan Borucki was given credit for the win after pitching an inning and a third. Danny Jansen and Rowdy Tellez also hit home runs in their victory over the defending World Series champions.

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Nate Pearson will make his Major League debut Wednesday against the Nationals in Washington. The 23-year old handed pitcher began the season on the team’s taxi squad. Pearson was drafted 28th overall in the 2017 M-L-B Draft.

N-H-L players will take to the ice in Toronto for the first time in four months today.

Exhibition play resumes today for the 24 teams finishing the hockey season cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Teams have settled in to a handful of hub cities, including Toronto, where they will stay for the remainder of the season.

Regular play is set to get under way this weekend.

Xavier Moon and Jordan Baker combined for 44 points in an 89-82 Edmonton Stingers victory over the Ottawa Blackjacks in C-E-B-L action Monday. The Hamilton Honey Badgers were also victorious Monday as they defeated the Guelph Nighthawks 97-71. Hamilton’s Briante Weber led all scorers with 17 points.

The San Jose Earthquakes and Los Angeles FC advanced to the quarterfinals of the M-L-S Is Back tournament Monday. San Jose defeated Real Salt Lake 5-2 thanks to a pair of goals from Magnus Eriksson. Los Angeles FC got a pair from Diego Rossi in their victory over the Seattle Sounders.

U Sports has changed its mind on an age cap rule that would have kept dozens of football players from finishing their fifth year of eligibility. Interim chief executive officer Dick White says they will look into revising the rule. U Sports football players who turned 25 by Sep. 1 previously would be considered ineligible to play in the upcoming season.

The Australian Open golf tournament has been postponed indefinitely. Organizers hope the tournament can be played in 2021. The 105th edition of the tournament was to be held in Melbourne but the city is under lockdown after an increase of cases and deaths in the last month.

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