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FILE - In this July 24, 2020, file photo, the entrance to Sahlen Field, home of the Toronto Blue Jays' Triple-A affiliate, in Buffalo, N.Y., is viewed. The Blue Jays will walk onto the field Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, as the host team for the first time in 2020. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes, File)

LEADING OFF: Blue Jays debut in Buffalo; Clevinger out

Aug. 11, 2020 2:07 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ NEW DIGS Baseball's nomads, the Toronto Blue Jays, finally move into their new home at Sahlen Field in Buffalo, New York, when they play the Miami Marlins. It'll be the first time this year the Blue Jays are the host team. Canada’s government...

FILE - In this July 24, 2020, file photo, the entrance to Sahlen Field, home of the Toronto Blue Jays' Triple-A affiliate, in Buffalo, N.Y., is viewed. The Blue Jays will walk onto the field Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, as the host team for the first time in 2020. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes, File)

LEADING OFF: Blue Jays debut in Buffalo; Clevinger out

Aug. 11, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors Tuesday: ___ NEW DIGS Baseball's nomads, the Toronto Blue Jays, finally move into their new home at Sahlen Field in Buffalo, New York, when they play the Miami Marlins. It'll be the first time this year the Blue Jays are the host team. Canada’s government...

FILE - In this July 24, 2020, file photo, signage at Sahlen Field, home of the Toronto Blue Jays' Triple-A affiliate, in Buffalo, N.Y., is viewed. The Blue Jays will walk onto the field Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, as the host team for the first time in 2020. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes, File)

Safe at home? Blue Jays end nomadic journey in Buffalo

Aug. 10, 2020 6:43 PM EDT

The signage is familiar. And well, really, that's about it. But hey, it beats nothing. Or, to be more precise for the Toronto Blue Jays, it beats seeing their name on the bottom of a scoreboard in a visiting stadium for a game that is “home” in name only. Baseball's nomads will walk onto the field...

Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland, right, watches his two-run, walk-off home run in front of Toronto Blue Jays' Reese McGuire during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Moreland 2 HRs, walk-off shot sends Red Sox over Toronto 5-3

Aug. 9, 2020 5:40 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The biggest bats in the Red Sox lineup have struggled to produce this season. Mitch Moreland continues to do his part to fill in the gaps. Moreland hit two home runs, including a walk-off shot over the Green Monster to send Boston past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Sunday. “I knew I...

FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor throws the ball downfield against the Seattle Seahawks during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Carson, Calif. Taylor is expected to succeed Philip Rivers, who started the past 14 seasons before signing with Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File)

Chargers' Tyrod Taylor maintains same mentality as starter

Aug. 7, 2020 7:39 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Tyrod Taylor understands why many may compare his opportunity with the Los Angeles Chargers to the one he had in Cleveland two years ago. But the veteran quarterback sees many differences. The only thing that hasn't changed is how Taylor views his job. “I’ve been a...

Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. scores on a sacrifice fly by Danny Jansen in the second inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Ryu, 'pen team on 3-hitter, Blue Jays beat depleted Braves

Aug. 5, 2020 11:11 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu combined with four relievers on a three-hitter and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the shorthanded Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Wednesday night. Ryu lasted only five innings but was dominant as he gave up only one hit, an infield single by Adam Duvall in the second. Duvall homered in the...

FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 file photo, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs runs on the field before an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Minneapolis. Stefon Diggs is getting his new beginning with the Buffalo Bills, and he isn’t dwelling on his acrimonious departure from the Minnesota Vikings. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King, File)

WR Stefon Diggs embracing fresh start with Buffalo

Aug. 5, 2020 8:11 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Stefon Diggs has a new beginning with the Buffalo Bills. And he isn’t dwelling on his departure from the Minnesota Vikings. Speaking with Buffalo reporters for the first time since his blockbuster trade in March, Diggs repeatedly expressed excitement over his new surroundings...

Bills CB Tre'Davious White unsure if he will opt in or out

Aug. 5, 2020 4:15 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White is unsure if he will opt in or opt out of the upcoming NFL season. White has until 4 p.m. Thursday to decide on his status for the year. The 25-year-old has established himself as one of the best cornerbacks in the league in recent seasons....

Bills open training camp following early setbacks

Aug. 2, 2020 7:08 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — After a series of coronavirus pandemic-related setbacks, the Buffalo Bills are moving forward with their official start to training camp. All 80 players have reported for camp, according to general manager Brandon Beane, and veterans began acclimating to their new environment at the...

Boat crash near Buffalo leaves 40-year-old man dead

Aug. 2, 2020 10:31 AM EDT

PENDLETON, N.Y. (AP) — A 40-year-old man died after a boat struck a metal beam in a creek near Buffalo, police said. Jason Stubla fell out of the boat Saturday morning after it struck a metal support beam to a covered boat launch in Tonawanda Creek. The boat then veered across the creek and ended up on an...