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Bautista, Travis hurt as Blue Jays lose to Phillies 3-2

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista holds his leg after his at bat against the Philadelphia Phillies during the eighth inning of an interleague baseball game, Tuesday, July 28, 2015 in Toronto. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays lost another close game and watched two players leave with injuries Tuesday night.

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After trading Papelbon, Phillies beat Blue Jays 3-2

Philadelphia Phillies Ryan Howard, left, and Darin Ruf, celebrate scoring against the Toronto Blue Jays during the third inning of an interleague baseball game, Tuesday, July 28, 2015 in Toronto. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies won their first game after trading All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon to Washington, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 Tuesday night for their ninth victory in 10 games since the All-Star break.

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Jays add ‘best’ shortstop in All-Star Troy Tulowitzki

Toronto Blue Jays store employee Nico Canavo makes a Troy Tulowitzki jersey in Toronto, Tuesday July 28, 2015. The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays have swapped star shortstops. The teams confirmed the blockbuster trade Tuesday, July 28, 2015, that sends Jose Reyes and right-handed pitchers Miguel Castro, Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco to the Rockies for Troy Tulowitzki and right-handed reliever LaTroy Hawkins. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) — It appeared the Toronto Blue Jays needed to add starting pitching to help their playoff push. Instead, they traded for a star shortstop.

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Marner signs 3-year entry-level contract with Leafs

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Mitch Marner to a three-year entry-level contract.

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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz and Biggio ready to enter Hall

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — In a story July 24 about the Baseball Hall of Fame, The Associated Press reported erroneously that John Smoltz is the first player elected to the Hall of Fame who had undergone Tommy John surgery. Smoltz is the first pitcher elected to the Hall who had the operation.

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