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    OAKLAND, Calif. Brooks Robinson Jersey . -- Mark Buehrle calls it luck. Manager John Gibbons calls it anything but luck. Either way, theyll both take the outcome. Buehrle allowed five hits over seven innings, Jose Bautista and Emilio Bonifacio each homered and the Toronto Blue Jays ended Oaklands winning streak at four with a 5-0 victory over the Athletics on Tuesday night. "The first three innings there were not too many quiet outs, Buehrle said. "Thats why its the whole luck thing. If I, in a different ballpark, I might be out of the game by then." Colby Rasmus also drove in a run and Edwin Encarnacion had two hits as Toronto improved to 11-5 against the AL West. Derek Norris and Jed Lowrie each had two hits for the As, who acquired third baseman Alberto Callaspo from the Angels for infielder Grant Green in a trade announced during the game. Callaspo was hitting .253 with five home runs and 36 RBIs entering Tuesday. Buehrle (7-7) extended his scoreless innings streak to 20, did not walk a batter and struck out two. He retired 10 of the first 11 batters he faced five days after tossing a two-hit shutout against the Houston Astros. "He does everything right," Gibbons said. "Hes old reliable. Hes been around for a while and has had a tremendous career." Buehrle thought he had given up a home run to Coco Crisp, the games first batter. He also thought Josh Reddick got him in the third. Both balls died on the warning track. "You still have to make your pitches and hit location and it is still a lot of luck," said Buehrle, who has won at least 10 games in each of the last 12 years. "This is a tough place to hit at night." As manager Bob Melvin was impressed with Buehrles craftiness. "We just couldnt get anything going against Buehrle," Melvin said. "Even though he doesnt throw hard, he bullies the right-handers in with cutters and throws changeups, back-door breaking balls, and keeps you off balance." Dan Straily (6-5) lost his third straight decision, giving up five runs -- two earned -- on six hits. He walked two and struck out two. "You saw some two-strike hits, which means he probably wasnt as precise as he needs to be, especially when hes ahead," Melvin said. "Then he got some balls in the middle of the plate." Blue Jays right-hander Steve Delabar struck out the side in the eighth on nine pitches and leads all AL relievers with 70 strikeouts. "You cant get any more dominating than that," Gibbons said. "You dont see that too often." Bautistas two-out home run in the first put Toronto on the board. The Blue Jays added an unearned run in the fourth. Encarnacion, Adam Lind and Rasmus hit consecutive singles, with Yeonis Cespedes misplaying the ball in left field, allowing Encarnacion to score. Bonifacio led off the fifth with a home run. Jose Reyes walked and Maicer Izturis was safe when Adam Rosales threw wildly. Reyes scored on the play. Rasmus added an RBI single. The Blue Jays improved to 11-21 since their major league-best 11-game winning streak. Darren Oliver pitched the ninth and went over the 1,900-inning mark for his career. "Hes had a marvelous career that speaks for itself," Gibbons said. "Hes a lot like Buehrle. They both keep answering the bell." NOTES: As INF Eric Sogard was credited with a single in the first inning of Monday nights game, with the error taken away from Edwin Encarnacion. It gives Sogard an eight-game hitting streak. ... As LHP Brett Anderson (foot) threw 57 pitches in a side session. Hell likely throw live batting practice on Friday. ... RHP Bartolo Colon (14-3, 2.54 ERA) is scheduled to start for the As on Wednesday. Hes 10-5 lifetime against the Blue Jays. ... Blue Jays RHP R.A. Dickey (8-11, 4.86) makes the start for the Blue Jays. Hes 0-3 in his last four starts after a season-best three-game winning streak. ... Encarnacion has reached base safely in 16 of his last 25 plate appearances. ... Buehrle last pitched against the As in 2011 and has a three-game winning streak against them. Authentic Orioles Jerseys . LOUIS -- Roman Polak was celebrating even before Alexander Steen scored the winning goal in Saturdays 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes. Womens Orioles Jerseys . Its 1987 and a Brazilian playmaker, known as Mirandinha, is being paraded around St James Park to the passionate Newcastle fans. . The visitors took a deserved lead in the 16th minute with midfielder Yohan Cabaye curling the ball beyond Adrian from inside the penalty area. NEW YORK -- Doesnt matter to Caroline Wozniacki that shes ranked 74th. Or that she didnt win a Grand Slam match all year until she got to the U.S. Open. She was sure she was capable of another deep run at a major -- and she was right.Wozniacki reached her fifth U.S. Open semifinal -- and her first semifinal at any Grand Slam tournament in two years -- by beating an injured Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 6-0, 6-2 on Tuesday night.I always believe in myself, no matter what my ranking, said Wozniacki, who used to be No. 1. Ive beaten pretty much everyone in the draw before.The 48th-ranked Sevastova twisted her right ankle on the opening point of the second game and clearly was hampered by that. During the changeover after the third game, a trainer examined and taped up the ankle during a medical timeout.Ive rolled my ankle several times, and even this year, I was out for three months with a sprained ankle. So I feel real sorry for her, Wozniacki said of Sevastova in an on-court interview in Arthur Ashe Stadium. It happened early in the match, and then I kept kind of just pushing her back and tried to make her move.Wozniacki, twice the runner-up at Flushing Meadows, will meet No. 2 Angelique Kerber in Thursdays semifinals.Kerber, making a push to move up from No. 2 in the rankings, and to earn a second Grand Slam title of 2016, rallied to win the last nine games in a 7-5, 6-0 victory over Roberta Vinci, last years runner-up here.I know that I can beat everybody, Kerber said, and this is what gives me also a lot of confidence and motivation.Its been quite a resurgence for Wozniacki, who lost in the first round of the Australian Open, missed the French Open with that bum ankle and was beaten during the first round of Wimbledon.But after dropping the opening set of her first-round match against Taylor Townsend at the U.S. Open, Wozniacki has won 10 sets in a row. She eliminated 2004 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova in the second round and No. 8 Madison Keys in the fourth.Wozniackis last trip to the semifinals of a major came in 2014, when she lost the U.S. Open final to her good friend?Serena Williams. Wozniacki also was a finalist in New York in 2009, losing to Kim Clijsters. Wozniacki exited in the semifinals in 2010 and 2011.This was a tough way for Sevastovas U.S. Open to end. She hadnt ceded a set until Tuesday, beating No. 3 Garbine Muguruza, the French Open champion, and No. 13 Johanna Konta on the way to her first Grand Slam quarterfinal.Before this tournament, Sevastovas best Grand Slam run was reaching the fourth round at the 2011 Australian Open, where she lost to -- it just so happens -- Wozniacki in their only previous meeting.After a series of injuries, including to her back, Sevastova found tennis depressing, and she left the sport in 2013. After more than a year away, during which she studied accounting and marketing in Austria, Sevastova decided to give the sport another go.Against Wozniacki, she never really had a chance to play her best. After all of 24 minutes, it was 5-0, and half of Wozniackis 22 points came vvia unforced errors by Sevastova. Frank Robinson Jersey. .That trend would continue, and Sevastova was visited repeatedly by the trainer. As they spoke during one changeover, Sevastova appeared on the verge of tears as she pointed to her troublesome foot.Kerber has a chance to overtake Serena Williams at No. 1 after the tournament. Kerber moved into her third major semifinal of the year.Kerber beat Williams in the Australian Open final in January, then she lost to Williams in the Wimbledon final in July.In tough moments, Vinci said about Kerber, the mind is important.In 2015, Vinci reached her first major final by stunning Williams to end the Americans bid for the first calendar-year Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter century.But after being two points from taking the first set against Kerber while serving for it at 5-4, 30-all, the No. 7-seeded Vinci faltered badly. She missed a forehand long, then netted a backhand to get broken there -- and that was just the beginning of her collapse.Trailing 6-5 and serving at love-40, Vinci missed her first serve, then was called for a foot fault on a second serve. That resulted in a double fault, ceding the set.As she walked to the sideline, Vinci looked at the line judge who made the call and smiled sarcastically, giving him a thumbs-up and applauding with her racket.If they called it, Vinci said later, I must have done it.Its a rare ruling in Grand Slam tennis, especially at a critical juncture -- although there was, of course, the most famous foot fault of all on the very same court:In the 2009 US Open semifinals, Williams was angered by the same type of call: a foot fault that resulted in a double fault; in that instance, it set up match point for her opponent, Kim Clijsters. Williams brandished her racket and yelled at the line judge, and the point she was docked for that ended the match.This time, the call ended the competitive portion of Vincis quarterfinal: She managed to take only 10 of 38 points the rest of the way.Vinci has been dealing with an injured left Achilles tendon -- she wore black tape in the shape of a V that framed her left calf -- and a bad back. Still, her varied game, filled with slices and drop shots and net rushes, gave Kerber fits for most of the first set.I was playing better than her, said the 33-year-old Vinci, who mentioned at her news conference that she will decide after the season whether to retire.I really dont want to be someone who says, Im retiring, then, after two weeks, No, Im not retiring. Im retiring. Im not. I dont know. Its something Ill need to figure out at the end of the year, Vinci said in Italian, with a laugh. Lets see what Im feeling and if I have a desire to continue. Putting aside my injuries, Im playing good tennis.But Kerber hung in there to reach her first US Open semifinal since 2011.Im staying more positive and believing in my game, Kerber said. I think that right now, I can win matches like that. Wholesale Jerseys 2019 Cheap NFL Jerseys ChinaWholesale Jerseys 2018 NFL Jerseys China China Jerseys Cheap Cheap Jerseys Cheap Jerseys Online ' ' '