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Blue Jays' Buehrle battered by BoSox
By BOB ELLIOTT, QMI Agency


Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Mark Buehrle is taken out of the game by manager John Gibbons during MLB action against the Boston Red Sox in Toronto, May 1, 2013. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

It was the deal of a century.

It was the trade which would take the Blue Jays through the way-back machine all the way to their post-season glory days.

At this not-so-early date, one month in, it appears the 12-player deal should have been finalized on a Friday the 13th.

Did the five incoming Jays walk under a ladder arriving at the Tampa airport and then knock into a worker carrying a stack of mirrors?

Mark Buehrle made his sixth start for the Jays and was roughed up for a fourth time in a 10-1 shellacking by the Boston Red Sox before 21,094 fans at the Rogers Centre on Wednesday night.








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