Found August 14, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: Jeff Mathis
TEAMS: Toronto Blue Jays
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed catcher Jeff Mathis to a two-year, $3 million contact for the 2013 and 2014 seasons, with a $1.5 million dollar club option for the 2015 season, the team announced Tuesday. Mathis, 29, is batting .215 with nine doubles, six home runs and 19 RBIs in 46 games with Toronto this year. In his 38 starts as the catcher this season, has committed just one error in 305 total chances.

Mathis gets $3 million, 2-year deal from Blue Jays

Catcher Jeff Mathis has agreed to a $3 million, two-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays for 2013 for 2014. Mathis will earn $1.5 million in each of the next two seasons. The deal includes a $1.5 million team option for 2015. There is no buyout. Traded to Toronto from the Los Angeles Angels in December, Mathis is batting .215 with nine doubles, six homers and 19 RBIs in 46...

The Mathis Mystique

Toronto Blue Jays General Manager Alex Anthopolous, in a bid to get people to start calling him “Double Down,” has re-signed back-up catcher and Angels legend Jeff Mathis for a guaranteed two years and $3 million with a club option for 2015. I just went back and checked — this does not seem to be an Onion article. Seriously, though, teams have their reasons for doing things...

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The Toronto Blue Jays have been a little light in catching at the major league level. With J.P. Arencibia on the disabled list due to a fractured right hand, Jeff Mathis has been doing most of the catching with the occasional game being caught by versatile Yan Gomes. Mathis will be around for a while. On Tuesday, he signed to a two-year, $3 million contract extension with a ...

Blue Jays Outfielder Rajai Davis Has Catch Of The Year Candidate

Blue Jays outfielder Rajai Davis is not a household name, but in terms of his defense, he should be. Check out this amazing catch that Rajai timed perfectly to rob robs Casey McGehee of a home run on Sunday night. Your browser does not support iframes. Article found on: Cosby Sweaters

Rajai Davis robs a home run with one of the best catches of the year (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Anytime a player robs a home run, it qualifies as a spectacular play. The home run-robbing stab is one of the most exciting plays in baseball. By somehow climbing a 10-foot wall in Toronto on Sunday, Blue Jays outfielder Rajai Davis took the feat to new heights. Casey McGehee hit what appeared to be a certain homer for the Yankees in the seventh...

Blue Jays 3, White Sox 2(11)

David Cooper singled home the winning run in the 11th inning as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Monday night. Rajai Davis popped out to open the 11th before left-hander Leyson Septimo came on to replace Jesse Crain. After Septimo (0-2) walked Johnson on four pitches, White Sox manager Robin Ventura brought in Nate Jones to face Edwin Encarnacion, whose single...

Charlie Sheen takes batting practice before Toronto Blue Jays game (Video)

Last night, there was a whole lot of winning going on in Toronto as actor Charlie Sheen decided to make an appearance at the Rogers Centre. Check out Mr. Sheen taking batting practice with the Blue Jays and showing off his swinging ability for the onlookers:

Toronto Blue Jays avoid sweep against the Yankees

The Toronto Blue Jays kicked off their series with the New York Yankees on a sour note on Friday night, losing 10-4.  Starting pitcher, Ricky Romero gave up four hits, two earned runs three walks, and struck out two batters in seven innings pitched. In Saturday’s game, The Yankees got on the scoreboard first in the fourth inning when Jayson Nix drove in Mark Teixeira with a single...

Charlie Sheen Channels His Inner Major Leaguer During Batting Practice With Toronto Blue Jays (Photo)

Charlie Sheen made waves in the film industry with his renowned performance in the movie Major League. In the film, which spawned two sequels and possibly one more on the way, Sheen -- known as Ricky Vaughn -- was a pitcher for the Cleveland Indians that lacked control but wound up shining in the postseason. But on Tuesday, Sheen showcased his hitting skills before the Blue Jays...

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 21: Typewriter by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam reach a milestone—the 20-minute mark—as they tackle the topics of clubhouse chemistry and whether there's more to Jeff Mathis than meets the eye.  Effectively Wild Episode 21: "Typewriter" Download Here (19 MB; 20:35) RSS Feed iTunes Feed
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