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Former NHL defenseman Vadnais dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Former NHL defenseman Carol Vadnais, a six-time all-star, has died. He was 68.

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This Date In Baseball

1952 — Mike Fornieles of the Washington Senators, in his major league debut, pitched a one-hitter for a 5-0 victory over the Philadelphia Athletics in the second game of a doubleheader.

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Ryan Nelsen fired by Toronto FC

In this July 26, 2014, file photo, Toronto FC head coach Ryan Nelsen argues a call with one of the officials while playing against Sporting Kansas City during the second half of an MLS soccer game in Toronto. Toronto FC has fired Nelsen and his entire coaching staff in the wake of Nelsen's public dressing down of general manager Tim Bezbatchenko. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette, File)

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto FC fired manager Ryan Nelsen on Sunday.

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Revolution beats Toronto FC 3-0

Toronto FC's Dominic Oduro, right, battles for the ball with New England Revolution's, from left to right, Kelyn Rowe, Darrius Barnes, and Daigo Kobayashi during the first half of a soccer game, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 at BMO Field in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

TORONTO (AP) — Lee Nguyen, Kelyn Rowe and Teal Bunbury scored in the New England Revolution’s 3-0 victory over Toronto FC on Saturday.

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Yankees ace Tanaka sent home with general soreness

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who is on the disabled list, throws before a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

TORONTO (AP) — Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm, a setback in his bid to rejoin the rotation this season.

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