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Blue Jays win 1st series in Bronx in 2 years

Run, Jose - not Reyes: Bautista's steal in 9th sets up winning hit, Blue Jays beat Yanks 5-4
Howie Rumberg, The Associated Press

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Jose Bautista decided it was time to take charge, not with his bat but with his feet.

The Toronto slugger stole second base without a throw with two outs in the ninth inning and scored when Dioner Navarro hit a go-ahead single, lifting the Blue Jays over the New York Yankees 5-4 Sunday for their first series win in the Bronx in nearly two years.

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

Crowning of an 'emperor': Vincenzo Nibali gives Italy its 1st Tour de France winner since 1998
Jamey Keaten, The Associated Press

PARIS - Vincenzo Nibali put his lungs and legs to work one last time, marching up to the winner's podium of the Tour de France and sighing deeply before the Italian anthem echoed over the Champs-Elysees.

Chants of "Vin-cen-zo!" rang across the famed avenue for the Sicilian, who dominated the race nearly from the start three weeks ago and on Sunday became the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race since Marco Pantani in 1998.

Caldwell wins bronze in 200M backstroke

Canada's Caldwell wins bronze in women's 200M backstroke at Commonwealth Games
Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press

GLASGOW, Scotland - Hilary Caldwell was a fraction of a second from climbing one step higher on the podium at the Commonwealth Games.

The Victoria swimmer had the lead halfway through Sunday's final of the women's 200-metre backstroke, only to be passed by two Australian competitors — including one right at the wall — in having to settle for bronze.

Sunday's Scoreboard

Sunday's Scoreboard
The Canadian Press

Sunday's Games

(All times Eastern)

MLB

American League

Toronto 5 N.Y. Yankees 4

Minnesota 4 Chicago White Sox 3

Boston at Tampa Bay

Cleveland at Kansas City

Detroit at L.A. Angels

Baltimore at Seattle

Oakland at Texas, 7:05 p.m.

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National League

Washington 4 Cincinnati 2

Philadelphia 4 Arizona 2

N.Y. Mets at Milwaukee

St. Louis at Chicago Cubs

Pittsburgh at Colorado

San Diego at Atlanta

L.A. Dodgers at San Francisco, 8:07 p.m.

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Interleague

Red Bull's Ricciardo wins Hungarian Grand Prix

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo overtakes Fernando Alonso to win Hungarian Grand Prix
Pablo Gorondi, The Associated Press

BUDAPEST, Hungary - Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull overtook Ferrari's Fernando Alonso near the end of the race to win a thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday for his second Formula One victory of the season and his career.

Lewis Hamilton, who started from the pit lane after his engine caught on fire during qualifying, was third, holding off Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg, who started from pole position.

Thomas inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame

The Big Hurt has his big day; Frank Thomas inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame
The Associated Press

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Frank Thomas, the most accomplished slugger in Chicago White Sox history, has been inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame.

LeFevour leads Ticats past Redblacks

LeFevour impresses in debut as CFL starter, leading Ticats to win
Dan Ralph, The Canadian Press

HAMILTON - Dan LeFevour stole the spotlight from Henry Burris on Saturday night.

LeFevour threw for 361 yards and a touchdown and rushed for a game-high 109 yards and a TD in his first CFL start, leading the Hamilton Tiger-Cats past the Ottawa Redblacks 33-23.

Feisty Bobby Cox inducted into BB Hall of Fame

Feisty former Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox becomes a Hall of Famer
The Associated Press

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Bobby Cox, who guided the Atlanta Braves to an unprecedented 14 straight division titles and 15 playoff appearances, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

A light-hitting infielder who appeared in 220 games for the New York Yankees in 1968-69, Cox found his niche in the dugout. He retired after the 2010 season with 2,504 victories in 29 seasons, fourth behind Connie Mack, John McGraw and fellow inductee Tony La Russa.

Greg Maddux inducted in baseball Hall of Fame

Greg Maddux achieves baseball immortality with his induction into the Hall of Fame
The Associated Press

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Greg Maddux, who won 355 games over a 23-year major league career, has been inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame.

Nicknamed "Mad Dog," Maddux had stints with the Braves, Cubs, Padres and Dodgers and won four straight Cy Young Awards, leading the NL in innings each season.

LeBron deep-sixes number; will be No. 23 with Cavs

LeBron James does the math and will go back to wearing No. 23 in his return to Cleveland
The Associated Press

LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland.

James tweeted "23 it is! It's only right I go back. 2 3=6 We still family 6." The tweet included an Instagram post with photos of James holding his No. 23 Cavaliers jersey on draft night, him later in a new version of the Cavs' jersey and a one of him in his high school jersey.

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