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Max Kepler #26 of the Minnesota Twins dives but cannot get to a ball hit by Melvin Upton Jr. #7 of the Toronto Blue Jays that would end up being a two-run inside-the-park home run in the eighth inning during MLB game action on Aug. 27, 2016 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Error gives Jays comeback win

Blue Jays left fielder Melvin Upton Jr. hit a two-run triple in the bottom of the eighth inning which Minnesota Twins right fielder Max Kepler miss- played, resulting in a dramatic 8-7 comeback victory for Toronto.

Pelham Panthers prospects, in green, play their counterparts from the Fort Erie Meteors in junior B hockey exhibition action at Pelham Arena. BERND FRANKE/Welland Tribune

New life for Cats

A new season also means a new life for the breed of cat that plays in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League’s Golden Horseshoe Conference.

Shawn McCart from the Niagara Sport Commission, left, Cherry Hill Club president Jim O'Connor, tournament chairman Bill Kerr, director of tournament, and business affairs for PGA Tour Canada Scott Pritchard, and Bram Cotton, chief executive officer of the Niagara Sport Commission following a press conference on Monday.

Niagara championship coming to Fort Erie

Staff at Cherry Hill Club are thrilled to be hosting a PGA-affiliated event next month because they can showcase the course’s pristine condition — but also because their friends at the MacKenzie Tour (PGA Tour Canada) were facing a bit of an emergency about six weeks ago.