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Butler breaks up Carrasco’s no-hitter with 2 out in 9th

Cleveland Indians starter Carlos Carrasco pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Joey Butler kept another bad night for the Tampa Bay Rays from getting even worse.

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Smoak hits 2 homers, Jays rout Red Sox 11-2 on Canada Day

Toronto Blue Jays' Justin Smoak is congratulated by teammate Russell Martin after hitting a two-run home run as Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon looks on during the first inning of a baseball game in Toronto on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) — Justin Smoak homered from both sides of the plate, Mark Buehrle won his fourth straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Red Sox 11-2 on Wednesday, ending Boston’s winning streak at three.

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Penguins acquire Phil Kessel from Maple Leafs in major trade

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins gave stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin some help, acquiring Phil Kessel from Toronto on Wednesday.

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DeMarre Carroll says he’s heading to the Raptors

DeMarre Carroll is leaving the Atlanta Hawks to join the Toronto Raptors.

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Ducks get Kevin Bieksa from Canucks for 2nd-round pick

In this May 18, 2011, file photo, Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks with teammate Ryan Kesler during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday, June 30, 2015, they have acquired veteran defenseman Bieksa from the Canucks for a second-round pick in the 2016 draft. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward, File)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When Bob Murray realized Tuesday that he probably couldn’t re-sign defenseman Francois Beauchemin, the Anaheim Ducks’ general manager moved swiftly to land a veteran replacement.

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