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Blue Jays right-hander Brandon Morrow is still at least three weeks away from picking up a baseball and may require surgery on the entrapped radial nerve in his right forearm that ended his season.
Currently the 29-year-old is in the middle of a six-week moratorium from throwing and will find out in the next few weeks whether surgery will be required to release the entrapped nerve. The surgery would take place in October with an expected recovery time of three months.
In about three weeks when Morrow is able to resume throwing he will slowly amp up his rehab. Morrow will then decide if surgery is necessary in order to be ready for Spring Training in 2014.
"To test it I need to be off the mound throwing bullpens at 100 percent effort level" Morrow said. "I can't go through and baby it. I need to know if it's going to be good or not."
The Blue Jays starter has been dealing with the issue since late May but after the typical rehab process failed to produ...
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Video: Barehanded grab + in air jumping throw
The NHL had the “Golden Jet” and it looks like the MLB has the “Golden Brett” as Brett Lawrie continues to solidify himself as a “Gold Glove” calibre third baseman. Lawrie has dazzled all season defensively making tough plays like this one routine. There will definitely be some gold in his trophy case before he retires.
The post The Golden Brett: Lawrie Makes Bare Handed...
File this one under ‘check back on him in the spring’ but Second Baseman Ryan Goins has been producing for the big club. He has a hit in all eight games he’s played since arriving in Toronto and has made a number of standout defensive plays as well. I won’t spend a ton of time talking about his .423 batting average over his week-plus worth of action, or his six runs scored...
TORONTO -- Mark Buehrle pitched seven shutout innings to win his sixth straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Kansas City 3-2 on Friday night, ending the Royals' winning streak at five games.
Adam Lind drove in two runs for the Blue Jays, who have won 10 of 14 meetings with Kansas City dating to 2011. Second baseman Ryan Goins made a diving play for the final out with...
Whatever humor can be found in most police reports is unintentional. Alas, they do things a little differently in Canada.
You may remember that back in May some idiot ran onto the field at a Toronto Blue Jays game. Well, Drunk Jays Fans got its hands on the arrest report , and it's a work of art.
If you find that difficult to read, here's the text:
On May 5, 2013 at approximately...
Entering Friday with a 60-74 record, the Toronto Blue Jays are 18 1/2 games back in the American League East and miles out of playoff contention.
It’s understandable if Jays fans have checked out for the fall, hoping the team’s highly touted roster will get its act together come spring, but at least one Toronto supporter was already prepared to write off the season months ago...
More than a handful of fans per MLB season make the idiotic decision to to hop the barrier that separates spectators from the field. In most cases, this results in a hefty fan and a night in a local jail. The risk is obviously worth the reward for some people. We’re glad one Toronto Blue […]
The Diamondbacks will play their final interleague series of the season against the Blue Jays beginning Monday, and pardon the D-backs if advance scout Mark Weidemaier and the coaching staff spent have done a little extra cramming.
The teams have played only three series, nine games, in the Diamondbacks' first 15 seasons, most recently in 2010. That series at Chase Field was...
Mark Buehrle pitched seven shutout innings to win his sixth straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Kansas City 3-2 on Friday night, ending the Royals' winning streak at five games.
Adam Lind drove in two runs for the Blue Jays, who have won 10 of 14 meetings with Kansas City dating to 2011. Second baseman Ryan Goins made a diving play for the final out with two runners...
R.A. Dickey kept `em guessing by deftly changing speeds for much of the day. The final result was consecutive wins for the knuckleballer for the first time in almost two months.
Brett Lawrie drove in the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning, helping Dickey and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Saturday.
Dickey (11-12) allowed two...
The Blue Jays' offense stalled for most of the game but the bats came alive when it mattered most.
After Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie left following seven strong innings the Blue Jays went to work against Kansas City's bullpen.
Brett Lawrie drew a bases-loaded walk for the go-ahead run -- the second of three walks in the eighth -- as the Blue Jays rallied for a 4-2 win...
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Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie made an acrobatic move on an infield chopper Friday night, barehanded the ball and threw out Kansas City Royals slugger, Billy Butler at first. Take a look:
This play was crucial as it could have been the tying run at first in the eighth inning. Toronto was able to shut the Kansas City down winning...
Brett Lawrie drove in the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Saturday.
Toronto batted around while scoring three unearned runs in the eighth against four relievers. Kansas City shortstop Alcides Escobar helped the Blue Jays with a key error.
Pinch hitter Munenori Kawasaki led off...
Blue Jays 3, Royals 2. With AP Photos. By IAN HARRISON Associated Press A familiar foe put another dent in Kansas City's fading wild-card hopes.
Mark Buehrle pitched seven shutout innings to win his sixth straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Royals 3-2 on Friday night, ending Kansas City's winning streak at five games.
''He was terrific,''...
Blue Jays pitcher J.A. Happ is starting to get tired of feeling frustrated.
Sunday's performance against Kansas City didn't bring him any relief.
James Shields pitched seven innings of three-hit ball to win his fourth straight decision, Eric Hosmer drove in two runs and the Royals beat Happ and Toronto 5-0 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Happ (3-5) lost his third...