Inoki became one of the biggest names in Japan's pro-wrestling's circuit in the 1960s. The lantern-jawed, 1.9-metre (6-foot-three-inch) performer entered into politics, winning a seat in the upper house of Japan's parliament in 1989. He developed close ties with North Korea because his mentor, early pro-wrestling superstar Rikidozan, hailed from North Korea but could never go home after the peninsula was divided by war.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and George Springer homered, Alek Manoah pitched six innings and the playoff-bound Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-0 on Friday night. Raimel Tapia also connected for the Blue Jays, who clinched an AL wild-card berth Thursday when the Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles. Toronto had a clubhouse celebration after the game Friday.
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