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Early triple play hurts Jays in 6-5 loss to Mariners in 10

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Mark Buehrle tugs on his cap after giving up a run to the Seattle Mariners in the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — A baserunning blunder that resulted in a triple play came back to haunt the Toronto Blue Jays, who let another opportunity slip away on the road.

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Gutierrez homers in 10th to lift Mariners over Blue Jays 6-5

Seattle Mariners' Franklin Gutierrez, center, is doused with a bucket of a sports drink by teammates Austin Jackson, left, and Nelson Cruz after Gutierrez's home run that beat the Toronto Blue Jays in the 10th inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Seattle. The Mariners won 6-5. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

SEATTLE (AP) — Franklin Gutierrez delivered the biggest hit yet of his comeback with the Seattle Mariners.

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Jason Day rallies to win Canadian Open

Jason Day celebrates after sinking a birdie putt on the 18th during final-round action at the Canadian Open golf tournament in Oakville, Ontario, Sunday, July 26, 2015. Day won the tournament. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Jason Day made himself right at home in the Canadian Open — at David Hearn’s expense.

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COC chief would back Toronto bid for 2024 Olympics

Ecuador's Andres Chocho wears his gold medal earned  in the men's 50km race walk at the Pan Am Games, Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Toronto. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

TORONTO (AP) — The head of the Canadian Olympic Committee said Sunday he would push Toronto to bid for the 2024 Olympics.

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Toronto will bid for 2024 Olympics; joins 5 others

Pan Am Games workers Maheyer Shroff, left, and Nishal Shah pose for a souvenir photo on the gold medal award stand after the track and field events ended early Sunday morning, July 26, 2015, in Toronto. The closing ceremony for the games is scheduled to be held Sunday night. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

TORONTO (AP) — The head of the Canadian Olympic Committee says Toronto will bid for the 2024 Olympics, joining a crowded field that already includes five cities.

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