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MLBPA criticizes Jays for not promoting Guerrero Jr.

Thursday, September 6th, 2018
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The Major League Baseball Players Association criticized the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday for not promoting top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. among their September call-ups.

Canada tops U.S for bronze in extras at women’s baseball World Cup

Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Daphnee Gelinas broke a tie with an RBI single and veteran Ashley Stephenson drove in two to cap a five-run 10th inning as Canada defeated the United States 8-5 on Friday for the bronze medal at the women's baseball World Cup.

Canada squanders lead, will play U.S. for bronze at women’s baseball World Cup

Thursday, August 30th, 2018
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Taiwan erased an early four-run deficit to defeat Canada 6-4 on Thursday in the super-round finale for both teams at the women's baseball World Cup in Viera, Fla.

Americans leave Canada in must-win situation at women’s baseball World Cup

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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Jade Gortarez hit a three-run home run in the second inning as the United States downed Canada 5-1 on Wednesday in the super round of the women's baseball World Cup.

Canada blanks Venezuela in women’s baseball World Cup super round opener

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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Kelsey Lalor had two hits and a stolen base on Tuesday, helping Canada to a 5-0 win over Venezuela in the super-round opener for both teams at the women's baseball World Cup.

Canada secures spot in women’s baseball World Cup super round

Sunday, August 26th, 2018
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Kelsey Lalor belted a two-run homer in the first inning to lead Canada to an 18-1 victory over the Dominican Republic on Sunday at the women's baseball World Cup in Viera, Fla.

Jenna Flannigan leads Canada past Australia at women’s baseball World Cup

Saturday, August 25th, 2018
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Right-fielder Jenna Flannigan had three hits, including two doubles, to drive in three runs as Canada topped Australia 9-6 on Saturday at the women's baseball World Cup.

Canada narrowly edged by Japan at women’s baseball World Cup

Saturday, August 25th, 2018
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The Canadians came away a confident bunch despite their first loss at the women's baseball World Cup. Canada limited five-time defending champion Japan to just two-hit ball, but couldn't pull off the potential upset after a rain delay in a 2-1 loss on Friday.

Canada rallies past Cuba at women’s baseball World Cup

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018
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Niki Boyd scored the go-ahead run on a sacrifice fly from Daphnee Gelinas in the fifth inning, and Canada completed a rally from six runs down to beat Cuba 10-7 on Thursday in its second weather-shortened game of the women's baseball World Cup.

Canada tosses no-hitter in shutout against Hong Kong at women’s baseball World Cup

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
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Anne-Sophie Lavallee threw a no-hitter as Canada opened with a 4-0 win over Hong Kong at the women's baseball World Cup on Wednesday.