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Youkilis Out Again: Kevin Youkilis sat out Friday's game against the …nytimes.com Apr 26, 2013Kevin Youkilis sat out Friday's game against the Blue Jays with back spasms.Share TweetThe news barely skimmed NBA circles early on Friday, because the hiring of former Anschutz Entertainment Group President and CEO Tim Leiweke to run Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment seemed to only count towards NHL matters. MLSE owns the Toronto Rapto…Share TweetThe Toronto Blue Jays scratched Josh Johnson from his start against the New York Yankees on Friday night because of right triceps tightness, and the team hopes the precautionary move will keep him from missing any further outings.Share Tweet
President Barack Obama received a basketball signed by the 2010-11 Toronto Raptors … as a ‘gift’yahoo.com Apr 26, 2013As a somewhat famous world leader, President Barack Obama is the recipient of a yearly series of over-the-top gifts and baubles from other world leaders. As has been the case for every president in history (save for Harding, probably), Obama is on the r…Share Tweet
Arencibia brings All-Star hopes to Fan Cave visitMLB.com Apr 26, 2013Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia could be forgiven for nervously mispronouncing his last name "Aren-SAY-bia" during a take while shooting an upcoming video at the MLB Fan Cave. After all, he had just played at Yankee Stadium the night before, …Share Tweet
Smoak but no fire: Former top prospect has yet to heat up for MarinersCNNSI.com Apr 26, 2013Teams that trade ace pitchers for can't-miss hitting prospects have been getting burned quite a bit lately, and one of those batters has been historically bad, writes Tom Verducci.Share Tweet