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Baycats take Bandits 4-3: BLOG RECAP

In Burlington, the Bandits forced extra innings with a ninth inning run before the Barrie Baycats scored in the 10th inning to take a 4-3 victory on Connor Morro’s sacrifice fly.

Lakeshores host Chiefs Sunday

The Barrie Lakeshores will play their first home game of the Ontario Junior 'A' Lacrosse League season on Sunday when they host the Burlington Chiefs.

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Georgian golf team heading west

Having proven themselves among the country’s elite in 2015, the Georgian College men’s golf team is headed to British Columbia for next week’s University/College Championship.

The Bradford Buccaneers defeated Barrie's St. Peter's Panthers, 2-0, to win the Georgian Bay Secondary Schools Association (GBSSA) senior girls 'AAA' soccer championship on Thursday in Bradford. The Bucs now move on to the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations (OFSAA) tournament next week in Niagara Falls. MIRIAM KING/POSTMEDIA NETWORK

Bucs blank Panthers

The Bradford Buccaneers out-hustled Barrie's St. Peter's Panthers to win the Georgian Bay Secondary Schools Association (GBSSA) senior girls 'AAA' soccer championship on Thursday.

Baycats down Toronto 13-7

The Barrie Baycats downed the Toronto Maple Leafs 13-7 Thursday night by scoring eight runs in the fifth inning, led by Jordan Castaldo’s grand slam home run, breaking open a 3-2 lead

San Jose Sharks head coach Peter DeBoer, top, talks to his team during a practice Friday, May 27, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Breaking down Cup story lines

It is a rare fantasy players’ bracket that remains intact in this upset- fraught chase to the Stanley Cup, though no doubt some statistical smarty-pants picked the San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins to be the two left standing and will never let you forget it.

DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors at the Biosteel Centre in Toronto, Ont. on Saturday May 28, 2016. (Veronica Henri/Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network)

DeRozan leaning toward staying?

DeMar DeRozan has earned the right to sign with any NBA team this summer, but he did everything short of commit to a return to the Toronto Raptors at season-ending availability on Saturday afternoon.

Blue Jays batter Troy Tulowitzki hits his second solo home run against the Athletics during the seventh inning in Toronto on Saturday, April 23, 2016. (Craig Robertson/Toronto Sun)

Blue Jays put Tulowitzki on 15-day DL

The Toronto Blue Jays placed shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with a right quadriceps strain and activated left-hander Aaron Loup from the 15-day DL.

NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly (L) presents the Prince of Wales trophy to Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz (14), center Sidney Crosby (C), and center Evgeni Malkin (71) after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 to win the Eastern Conference Championship in game seven of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center May 26, 2016. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Pens move into Stanley Cup final

There have been concussions and heartbreak, coaching changes and crushing playoff defeats, and simply too many post-season disappointments to count.

Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (29) is congratulated by teammates after driving in the game-winning run against the Boston Red Sox in Toronto on Saturday, May 28, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

Blue Jays get wild walk-off win

The CNE doesn’t open for another couple of months, but the crowd of 48,154 at the Rogers Centre were taken for a major roller coaster ride Saturday afternoon.

NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly (left) presents the Prince of Wales trophy to Pittsburgh Penguins Chris Kunitz, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin after they beat the Tampa Bay Lightning to win the Eastern Conference championship Thursday at the CONSOL Energy Center. (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports)

Rutherford has reason to smile

Jimmy Rutherford looks at Mario Lemieux. Mario Lemieux looks at Jimmy Rutherford. They nod their heads in unison. Then, as if they were following a Hollywood script, they both break into huge grins.