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Jose Bautista has another piece of hardware for his collection after it was announced on Wednesday evening that he is a recipient of the Silver Slugger Award.

End of Season Post-Mortem: The 2011 Toronto Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays came into the season not really looking to contend for the AL East title as much as continuing to build towards that goal. Their 81-81 record left them well out of the race, but there's still a fair amount of talent on the roster.   WHAT WENT RIGHT Jose Bautista had another amazing season, hitting .302/.447/.608 with a major league leading 43 home...

Blue Jays outright Carlson, Loewen

The Toronto Blue Jays have outrighted pitcher Jesse Carlson and outfielder Adam Loewen off their 40-man roster Thursday. Loewen, who spent most of last season with Triple-A Las Vegas, had one home run and four RBIs in 14 games with the Blue Jays. He had a .306 average with 17 homers and 85 RBIs with Las Vegas. The Surrey, B.C., native became the 17th Canadian to play for the Blue...

10 Photos - Adam Loewen

Today's POTD looks back at the Surrey, B.C. native's best day as a hitter in the majors. Adam Loewen on the Jays right field scoreboard during lineup introductions at the Dome September 11. Loewen on JaysVision prior to his first at-bat of the afternoon.Loewen makes his way towards the batter's box. Loewen looks at Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters before settling...

Tony LaCava Decides to Stay in Toronto's Front Office

In unsurprising news, Tony LaCava was offered the job as the General Manager of the Baltimore Orioles today, after meeting with owner Peter Angelos yesterday.In surprising news, he turned down the offer, electing to remain with the Toronto Blue Jays, saying he prioritized his relationship with Alex Anthopolous and wanted to see through the job they had begun in Toronto. LaCava stated,

Transaction Analysis Blog: Option Day Craziness Part Two by R.J. Anderson

Toronto Blue Jays Declined 2012 club option on RHP Jon Rauch. [10/31] Exercised 2012 club option on E6-R Edwin Encarnacion. [10/31] Bookmark Rauch’s player page if you think a volatile reliever example will come in handy this offseason. Rauch entered 2011 having tossed 50-plus innings with better than league-average earned run averages in five-straight seasons. True to form...

Loewen, Carlson outrighted off 40-man roster

Outfielder Adam Loewen and left-hander Jesse Carlson were outrighted off the Blue Jays' 40-man roster on Thursday.

Movember MLB Mustache Madness: Current Players, Round 1 - Chavez vs. Bautista

The Movember MLB Mustache Madness continues.  Time to break up the weak middle infield mustache offerings with some hot offerings from the hot corner (I kind of hate myself for that sentence).  So who brings the heat? Eric Chavez To think that Eric Chavez wasted all those years in Oakland.  Maybe if he had grown these fine whiskers, the Moneyball movie could have had a much...

Jays plan to use Encarnacion as utility player

The Blue Jays plan to use Edwin Encarnacion all over the diamond next season.
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