• Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager (15) hugs first baseman Logan Morrison, right, after they defeated the Minnesota Twins 4-1 in 11 innings of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Morrison’s RBI double in 11th pushes Mariners past Twins 4-1

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Logan Morrison hadn’t taken batting practice in the cage for four days because of a sore thumb and had only recently started swinging again since leaving a game on Wednesday.

  • Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws against the Kansas City Royals during first-inning baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Volquez criticizes Donaldson, Blue Jays beat Royals 5-2

    TORONTO (AP) — Kansas City’s Edinson Volquez wasn’t interested in hearing any complaints the Blue Jays had about his inside pitches.

  • Maple Leafs, Bernier agree to 2-year, $8.3 million deal

    TORONTO (AP) — Goaltender Jonathan Bernier and the Toronto Maple Leafs have agreed to a two-year contract worth $8.3 million.

  • Kansas City Royals' Yordano Venture pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Toronto. (Jon Blacker /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Zobrist hits 2 HRs, Royals beat Jays 7-6

    TORONTO (AP) — Ben Zobrist hit two home runs, Eric Hosmer singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak.

  • Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Ben Revere fields a pop fly by Atlanta Braves' Jace Peterson in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Philadelphia. The Phillies won 4-1. (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson)

    Phillies trade Revere to Blue Jays

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Revere was there to see Troy Tulowitzki make his debut with the Toronto Blue Jays and bat leadoff for the first time in his career.

  • Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Johnny Cueto works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015 in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11

    TORONTO (AP) — Johnny Cueto got the job done in his Kansas City debut. For once, the vaunted Royals bullpen couldn’t finish the job.

  • Toronto Blue Jays newly acquired starting pitcher David Price smiles in the dugout as his team plays the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015 in Toronto.  (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday’s trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.

  • A’s acquire lefty Felix Doubront from Toronto for cash

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have acquired left-hander Felix Doubront from Toronto for cash after he was designated for assignment by the Blue Jays on Wednesday.

  • Detroit Tigers' Yoenis Cespedes follows through on a single against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

    The Latest: Blue Jays get Lowe; Phils Amaro talks Hamels

    NEW YORK (AP) — Here are the latest developments as Major League Baseball hits a deadline Friday for trades where players do not first have to pass through waivers (all times Eastern):

  • Seattle sends reliever Mark Lowe to Toronto

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have kept up their postseason push by acquiring veteran reliever Mark Lowe from the Seattle Mariners for three left-handed pitchers.