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Sanchez set to lead Jays' rotation

DUNEDIN, Fla.—Aaron Sanchez came into spring training this year with a different mentality than in the past.

For the first time in his major-league career, the 24-year-old right-hander doesn't have to prove he's worthy of a spot in the Blue Jays' starting rotation after his dominant season last year.

And he's using that lack of pressure to sharpen his arsenal.

Jackets dump Leafs

COLUMBUS, Ohio—Joonas Korpisalo has been shuttled between Columbus and the Blue Jackets' AHL affiliate in Cleveland quite a bit this season.

Maybe now, coach John Tortorella will let him stick around.

The back-up goalie made 31 saves, and Nick Foligno and Boone Jenner had a goal each, as the Blue Jackets dumped the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 last night.

Dvorak finally finding NHL form

CALGARY—It's clear that Christian Dvorak has shaken off the rookie jitters.

Arizona's centre had two goals and an assist, and Mike Smith made 36 saves for his 32nd career shutout, as the surging Arizona Coyotes won 5-0 over the Calgary Flames last night.

Dvorak's third multi-point effort in the last five games gives the rookie five goals and seven points over that span.