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Astros blow late lead in 6-5 loss to Blue Jays

Houston Astros relief pitcher Chad Qualls rests his head on the dugout rail after giving up a home run to Toronto Blue Jays' Nolan Reimold during the ninth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Houston. The Blue Jays won 6-5. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Playing with a trade-depleted roster, Houston had a chance to cool off streaking Toronto. The bullpen just couldn’t shut the door on the powerful Blue Jays.

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Toronto beats Boston 6-1 to sweep Red Sox

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Mark Buehrle receives congratulations from teammates at the dugout as he leaves the baseball game with a 6-1 lead against the Boston Red Sox in the seventh inning at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — As his winless streak stretched toward a third month and his ERA continued to climb, Mark Buehrle began to have doubts.

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Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist

In this July 1, 2014 file photo, Rafael Nadal of Spain plays a return to Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their men's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London. Nadal is withdrawing from hard-court tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title defense at the U.S. Open. His manager announced the withdrawals Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)

Rafael Nadal withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting in doubt his status for a title defense at the year’s last Grand Slam tournament.

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Ugly night for Boston: Sox hammered by Jays 14-1

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Clay Buchholz hands the ball to manager John Farrell as he is taken out of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, July 28, 2014. Buchholz gave up seven runs, all earned, on seven hits in his outing. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are looking like a team that’ll be playing out the string a little early this season.

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Jays send Hendriks, Kratz to Royals for Valencia

BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have traded right-hander Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz to the Kansas City Royals for infielder Danny Valencia.

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