He might not be in the St. Louis Rams' plans but defensive end Michael Sam still has options, including playing in the CFL.

Sam is trying to become the NFL's first openly gay player.

CALGARY - The Calgary Stampeders took over first place in the CFL standings with a 28-13 win over the Edmonton Eskimos in Monday's Labour Day game.

The Stampeders top both the league and the West Div

HAMILTON - Was it the brand new turf at Tim Hortons Field that put a bounce in the step of veteran Hamilton Tiger-Cat defensive back Marc Beswick?

Or was it simply that he was playing the Toronto Arg


NEW YORK, N.Y. - Canada's Eugenie Bouchard has been eliminated from the U.S. Open.

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.

Hamels (8

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels and 3 Phillies relievers pitch no-hitter against Braves.

More coming.

Monday's Games


Hamilton 13 Toronto 12

Edmonton at Calgary, 4:30 p.m.



American League

Minnesota 6 Baltimore 4

Boston at Tampa Bay, 1:10 p.m.

Detroit at Cleveland, 4:05 p.m.


HAMILTON - Zach Collaros had a TD pass against his former team to earn the Hamilton Tiger-Cats a 13-12 win over the Toronto Argonauts in the first-ever game at Tim Hortons Field on Monday.

Collaros a

LONDON - Manchester United loaned out Javier Hernandez and was preparing to tie up deals for Radamel Falcao and Daley Blind as the 20-time English champions continued their squad rebuilding on a slow