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New barbecue sauce, rub and marinade recipes for the home pitmaster

Barbecue may be our one true American food and a reminder of the power of patient smoke, with no need to fan the flames of raging fire. Whatever the focus, whether wild or farmed, from land or sea, low and slow barbecue can render our toughest to tenderness.<p>In the middle of barbecue season and with …

Kelly: Canada’s ascendant national women’s squad has the makings of a dynasty

Ahead of a women's friendly soccer match in Toronto on Sunday, the Canadian Soccer Association held a news conference to announce a senior men's game in September.<p>This would have made more sense to do at a men's event – there's a game on Tuesday in Montreal. But in Canada, soccer at the …

FanGraphs Audio: The Strangely Fertile Matter of Steve Pearce

Episode 726 Managing editor Dave Cameron is the guest on this edition of the pod, during which he discusses Toronto’s Steve Pearce, matters relating …

Sports Analytics

The Smoked Jalapeno Popper to Rival All Others - Smoking Meat Geeks | #MeatGeeks

Ever have the problem of being the last one to get invited to the party? No? Okay, well let's keep it that way.<p>The Super Bowl is just around the …

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Blue Jays land versatile Pearce on 2-year deal

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins began the offseason by speaking openly about a desire for his team to become younger, …

Toronto Blue Jays

You look like you could use a peaceful nature time-lapse video (or 100)

We offer an oasis of serenity for you. Feel free to bookmark this page whenever anxiety surges, or the human race makes you despair.<p>Here's a series …

Blue Jays reportedly sign free agent Kendrys Morales to three-year contract

It's barely a week into the off-season, but the Toronto Blue Jays appear to have been busy.<p>The team has reportedly signed free-agent designated hitter Kendrys Morales.<p>Multiple reports Friday said Morales and the team had agreed to a three-year, $33-million (U.S.) contract.<p>The 33-year-old Morales is …

Report: Blue Jays sign Cuban defector Lourdes Gurriel

His older brother, Yulieski Gurriel, hit .262 in 137 plate appearances with the Astros last season<p>The Blue Jays agreed to terms with 23-year-old …

10 Must-Try Restaurants in Quebec City

Discover the vibrant restaurant scene in Quebec City with travel writer and frequent National Geographic contributor Annie Fitzsimmons.<p>You wouldn’t have wanted to be my dining companion in <b>Quebec City</b>. I was completely inappropriate, struggling to stop chocolate from dribbling out of a crepe or …

Top MLB Prospects, Scouting Reports, Analysis

A 5-year, city-by-city Canadian house price forecast (and, oh, look at Barrie, Ont.)

Wonder how much more your house might be worth in five years?<p>Moody’s Analytics and Brookfield RPS have a fresh forecast that looks at Canadian cities, big and small.<p>And where small is concerned, Barrie, Ont., might just be the place to be, as the forecast from Moody’s Analytics, using Brookfield …

Kelly: Josh Donaldson is a one-man total baseball operation

The "W" will get pencilled beside "Toronto Blue Jays," but Josh Donaldson won a playoff baseball game on Tuesday.<p>He had the home run that turned it. He made the defensive play that buttressed it. He was the fulcrum upon which Jays began slowly levering the Cleveland Indians.<p>Toronto is still stuck …

Why the Blue Jays believe they can still make the World Series

TORONTO – Nobody inside the Toronto Blue Jays’ clubhouse wanted to look much past the next game, the next day, the next chance to save their season. …

Did you know? Key facts from Rangers-Blue Jays Game 3

It was another unforgettable night in Toronto, as the Blue Jays enjoyed another dramatic walk-off win in the postseason in their 7-6 triumph over the …

Baseball

Statcast of the Day: Donaldson's daring dash

TORONTO -- You'll remember Josh Donaldson's hustle, scoring from second base on a grounder to shortstop, helping to secure the Toronto Blue Jays' …

Baseball

Kelly: With thrilling sweep of Rangers, the Blue Jays picked the right time to peak

When they do the sizzle reel of Josh Donaldson's career many years from now, it won't be the home runs or the defence that gets pride of place. It'll be the slides into home.<p>No player in the majors hits the plate with the same sort of kamikaze abandon – fully airborne, back arched, helmet tilted in …

Blue Jays win on broken play in 10th to advance in MLB postseason

The Toronto Blue Jays did not exactly roll into the 2016 playoffs in like a runaway train as they did a year ago when they won the American League East going away.<p>This time around, they sort of backed into it, not clinching a wild card playoff berth until the final day of the 162-game regular …

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Russell Martin is the Blue Jays' most irreplaceable player

Much has been made of the Blue Jays’ starting staff this year, which has led the American League in ERA for practically the entire season. Marco …

Kelly: For the Toronto Blue Jays, the end is finally beginning

It says something about the odd chemistry of this current Blue Jays team that coming out of a pivotal series in which they were out-hit, out-pitched, out-scored, out-won and out-lucked, it still feels like a decent result.<p>Toronto lost 11-8 on Sunday. It's worse than that sounds. Toronto lost two of …

Entire world terrified about losing Apple AirPods that no one even owns yet

The world clearly has a pretty low regard for itself. Humanity’s self-esteem problems were on stark display yesterday when everyone’s first reaction to Apple’s new wireless headphones was exactly the same:<p>“I’m totally gonna lose those things.”<p>Seriously, people, are we really such bumbling idiots …

Headphones

Super Mario coming to Apple's App Store!

A funny thing happened at Apple's big event on Wednesday. It started off more like an ad for Nintendo than it did for Apple.<p>The maker of iEverything announced early on in its latest iPhone presentation that a new Super Mario game (about the iconic plumber, not ECB chief Mario Draghi) would be …

App Store

This 1 Morning Routine Saves Me 20 Hours a Week

The first 3 hours of your day are your most precious for maximized productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in.<p>Although this may seem obvious …

The Tragically Hip, the band all of Canada is obsessed with, explained

If you're not Canadian, you may have looked at your Twitter feed this past weekend and wondered, "Wait, what's the Tragically Hip?"<p>On Instagram, you may have seen photos of a sweaty, leaping man in a feathered fedora and a rotating wardrobe of neck scarves and lamé tracksuits, swaying onstage with …

Are We The Earliest Intelligent Life In The Universe?

The study of the formation and logic of the universe — cosmology — and the study of exoplanets and their conduciveness to life do not seem to intersect much.<p>Scientists in one field focus on the deep physics of the cosmos, while the others search for the billions upon billions of planets out there — …

Astronomy

West of Key West, an Under-the-Radar National Park

As the seaplane soared more than 1,000 feet in the air, I scoured the crystalline waters below, hoping for a glimpse of dolphin squadrons, manatees, perhaps sharks. They might be visible even at this altitude, I’d been told. I saw none. Yet among several seemingly motionless sailboats, a shadowy …

The Hip Concert On CBC Is What Happens When Nation Trumps Revenue

<i>The Tragically Hip performs in Kingston, Ont. on Saturday night. (Photo: Mike Homer/LiveNation)</i><p>The CBC's decision to air the Tragically Hip's …