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Leonard, Raptors hope to shake off fatigue for Game 4

May. 20, 2019 6:43 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — For Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors, Monday was all about rest and recovery. Coming off a season in which he sat out 22 regular-season games and never played on back-to-back nights as part of a plan to manage his workload, Leonard played a playoff career-high 52 minutes in Toronto's...

Price returns from injured list, Red Sox beat Jays 12-2

May. 20, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — David Price returned to the Boston Red Sox with another outstanding performance against Toronto Blue Jays. The 33-year-old left-hander did not allow any earned runs over five innings in a 12-2 rout Monday that improved his record against the Blue Jays to 22-3, including 13-1 in 18 starts at...

US defenders John Brooks, DeAndre Yedlin to miss Gold Cup

May. 20, 2019 4:18 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — American defender John Brooks will miss the CONCACAF Gold Cup because of a knee ligament injury, joining DeAndre Yedlin on the sidelines. Brooks, a central defender, did not play in Wolfsburg's last two games of the Bundesliga season. Yedlin, a right back, had left groin surgery last week....

Leonard scores 36, Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in 2 OTs

May. 19, 2019 11:57 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam felt guilty about a pair of missed free throws and the extra minutes they added to his teammates' night. Fortunately for Siakam and the rest of the Raptors, Kawhi Leonard didn't seem to feel any fatigue. Leonard scored 36 points, including eight in the second overtime, and...

Guerrero Jr. homers again, Blue Jays beat White Sox 5-2

May. 19, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Following a slow start, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is showing why he's one of the top prospects in the majors. Guerrero hit another home run, Danny Jansen and Billy McKinney also connected and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Sunday. Guerrero has hit all four of his homers...

White Sox beat Blue Jays 4-1, game halted by rain in 5th

May. 18, 2019 8:30 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito doesn't regard his victory as a complete game. After a long rain delay, five innings equaled nine — at least in the record book. Giolito struck out the side in the top of the fifth before play was halted because of rain, Leury Garcia homered and the Chicago White Sox...

Red Sox LHP David Price will return to rotation Monday

May. 18, 2019 6:14 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox left-hander David Price will return to the rotation for Monday's series opener in Toronto. Manager Alex Cora confirmed the plan Saturday. Price (1-2, 3.75 ERA) has been sidelined with left elbow tendinitis since his last start on May 3. The 33-year-old lefty threw a pair of bullpens...

Saucedo leads Real Salt Lake over Toronto FC 3-0

May. 18, 2019 5:27 PM EDT

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sebastián Saucedo had a goal and an assist to help Real Salt Lake beat Toronto FC 3-0 on Saturday. Damir Kreilach opened the scoring for Real Salt Lake (5-6-1) in the 14th minute, chest trapping Albert Rusnák's cross in the middle of the area and finishing it after deflections...

Bucks lead East finals 2-0, and now series shifts to Toronto

May. 18, 2019 4:37 PM EDT

Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry have more than held their own against Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton so far in these Eastern Conference finals. Other than some pretty boxscores, the Toronto Raptors have nothing to show for those efforts. The supporting cast hasn't supported much for Toronto, and with what...

Guerrero Jr. homers to lead Blue Jays past White Sox 10-2

May. 18, 2019 12:54 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a drive that sliced through the misty air and carried to deep center. But it looked within range for a sprinting Leurys Garcia, who got a glove to the ball. Then, the ball popped out of Garcia's glove — and went over the wall. "There is not an excuse," Garcia...