• Series preview: Boston Red Sox at Toronto Blue Jays
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    Series preview: Boston Red Sox at Toronto Blue Jays

    ROGERS CENTRE Tuesday, 7 p.m. LH Brian Johnson (no record) vs. RH Marcus Stroman (1-1, 1.76) Wednesday, 7 p.m. RH Rick Porcello (1-1, 7.56) vs. LH Francisco Liriano (0-1, 9.00) Thursday, 12:30 p.m. LH Chris Sale (1-1, 1.25) vs. RH Marco Estrada (0-1, 3.50) TV: Sportsnet One RADIO: Sportsnet 590 The FAN

  • Ninth-inning rally against Giants puts Cubs back in NLCS
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    Ninth-inning rally against Giants puts Cubs back in NLCS

    SAN FRANCISCO—Kris Bryant tossed his glove high in the air, Jake Arrieta jumped over the dugout railing and the rest of the Chicago Cubs rushed to join the celebration. Pure revelry and a sigh of relief, all at once. World Series favourites since opening day, the Cubs took another step in their championship

  • Diagnosing what ails the Blue Jays' offence
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    Diagnosing what ails the Blue Jays' offence

    Heading into this season, the Blue Jays' greatest strength was supposed to be their offence, which last year led the majors in runs scored by a nearly historic margin. Given how the team was returning almost the exact same group of hitters, it seemed reasonable to expect similar success this year