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Brewers’ 5-game win streak ends, Blue Jays win 9-5

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy can't handle the throw as Toronto Blue Jays' Munenori Kawasaki slides safely home during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Kawasaki scored from second on a hit by Jose Reyes. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers rookie Jimmy Nelson is learning about pitching in the big leagues in the middle of a pennant race against some of the most well-known starters in the game.

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Bautista, Blue Jays end Brewers’ 5-game win streak

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista (19) celebrates hiS three-run home run with teammate Jose Reyes during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jose Bautista’s three-run homer capped a five-run sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays outslugged Milwaukee 9-5 Wednesday, snapping the Brewers’ five-game winning streak.

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Fiers and Brewers dominate Blue Jays in 6-1 win

Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy slides safely past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro, center, during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Milwaukee. Lucroy scored from second on a hit by Aramis Ramirez. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Fresh off another stellar outing, Mike Fiers first wanted to talk about a rough patch early in the game and offer credit to his defense.

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Bad first inning does in Hutchinson, Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista catches a fly ball hit by the Chicago White Sox's Gordon Beckham during the third inning of a baseball game on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Chicago, Ill. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Drew Hutchinson wanted to return to the mound after he pitched an ugly first inning.

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Gillaspie grand slam helps White Sox beat Jays 7-5

Chicago White Sox's Conor Gillaspie celebrates his grand slam with teammates Avisail Garcia, right, and Adam Dunn, left, during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Chicago, Ill. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — Conor Gillaspie hit his first grand slam and Jordan Danks added a two-run shot to cap a six-run first inning, and the Chicago White Sox held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-5 on Sunday.

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