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Mike Babcock faces ‘massive challenge’ as Maple Leafs’ coach

Toronto Maple Leafs' new head coach Mike Babcock laughs during an NHL hockey press conference in Toronto, Thursday, May 21, 2015.  Babcock spent the last 10 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, where he won the Stanley Cup in 2008. (Darren Calabrese/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock believes restoring the team will be a “massive, massive challenge.”

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Delabar frustrated as Blue Jays lose 4-3 to Angels

Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver makes his way to the dugout after the second inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in Toronto.  (Chris Young /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Steve Delabar figured another split-fingered fastball would be good enough to finish off Marc Krauss.

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Pujols leaves game after being hit by pitch on left hand

TORONTO (AP) — Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols left Wednesday’s game against the Blue Jays in the fifth, one inning after he was hit on the left hand by a pitch from Blue Jays starter Drew Hutchison.

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After Babcock’s departure, Detroit’s focus turns to Blashill

Detroit Red Wings General Manager Ken Holland addresses the media, Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Detroit to discuss the head coaching vacancy as coach Mike Babcock will now be the new head hockey coach with the Toronto Maple Leafs. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings are ready to start searching for a new coach — and right now there’s only one clear candidate.

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Bell, MLSE chairman Tanenbaum buy CFL’s Argonauts

TORONTO (AP) — Sixty-five years after watching his first Toronto Argonauts game, Larry Tanenbaum is taking the Canadian Football League team back home.

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