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Major League Baseball Assumes Control of Los Angeles Dodgers

Major League Baseball (MLB) Commissioner Bud Selig made an announcement today that his office will assume control of the Los Angeles Dodgers from Frank McCourt. The news was expected, as McCourt needed a loan from Fox Sports last week to meet his team’s payroll for April and May. The official statement from Selig is below: […]

Dolls Defeat Betties in Hard Fought Battle

With serious playoff implications on the line, thanks to the Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) league announcing prior to the 2011 season that the last place team in the regular season would miss the playoffs, the Death Track Dolls took on the Smoke City Betties last Saturday at The Hangar at Downsview Park. Both teams lost […]

Match-Up Between Betties and Dolls an Important One

Last Saturday April 9th 2011, one of the most exhilarating roller derby bouts of Toronto Roller Derby (ToRD) history took place as the Gore Gore Rollergirls had their wills and consecutive winning streak of ten games put to the test by their rival Chicks Ahoy!. The Gores barely escaped with the win in an exhaustingly […]