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Daily Archives: 3rd June 2018

Blue Jays lose to Tigers, continue spiral towards baseball's basement

John Hicks had a simple goal when he got to the plate in the eighth inning on Saturday. He just wanted to put the ball in play. Hicks had struck out in his first three-at bats, but he now had a chance to put the Detroit Tigers ahead. In a 4-4 game, Detroit had loaded the bases with one out. Hicks fouled ...

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Red Sox become 1st team to 40 wins

HOUSTON – Andrew Benintendi and Christian Vazquez homered during a three-run seventh inning that lifted the Boston Red Sox over the Houston Astros 5-4 on Saturday night. Former Cy Young Award winners Justin Verlander and David Price each pitched six innings before handing off to the bullpens. Will Harris (1-3) allowed homers to Vazquez and Benintendi in the seventh, setting ...

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Mariners move into tie with Astros for 1st in AL West

SEATTLE (AP) Marco Gonzales continued his run of excellent starts by pitching into the seventh inning and allowing just one run, and Ryon Healy hit his ninth homer as the Seattle Mariners beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Saturday night. Gonzales (6-3) ran his consecutive scoreless innings streak to 24 1/3 before finally giving up an earned run in ...

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Leafs legend Dick Duff reunites with lost Stanley Cup ring

For hockey legend Dick Duff, the memory of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ victory in the 1962 Stanley Cup Final is still vivid. “We beat Chicago 2-1, and I got the winning goal. But this guy called Tim Horton got the assist on the winning goal,” Duff told CBC Toronto. “I tell the girls every time I go to Tim Hortons ...

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