Long bombs bursting in air. Slumps turned inside out. Breathtaking defensive plays in the field.
“We won it with force,” boasted Brett Lawrie, who did indeed have much to swagger about for the part he played in an 11-3 trouncing of the Orioles.
And look here, an absurdly miniscule 0.86 ERA for Mark Buehrle, the slop-ball pitcher who’s now 3-0 just barely two weeks into the...
BALTIMORE, MD. – After a slow start to the season, the Toronto Blue Jays offense erupted for 17 hits en route to an 11-3 road defeat of the Orioles on Sunday.
“We won it with force,” said Blue Jays’ third baseman Brett Lawrie following the game.
Toronto scored five of its’ runs in an impressive sixth-inning that included Lawrie’s second home run of the season and a double...
BALTIMORE -- Mark Buehrle allowed one run over seven innings to win his third straight start, and the Toronto Blue Jays hit three home runs and had a season-high 17 hits in an 11-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
BALTIMORE (AP) Mark Buehrle allowed one run over seven innings to win his third straight start, and the Toronto Blue Jays hit three home runs and had a season-high 17 hits in an 11-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
The fastest pitch Mark Buehrle threw Wednesday was just shy of 84 miles per hour. For Buehrle, in early April, that’s not out of the ordinary, and he’s long been a guy who’s managed to make it work in the low- to mid-80s. What was a little more out of the ordinary was everything else. […]
Back in July of 2009, Mark Buehrle twirled a perfect game against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Last night he made do with blanking the Rays on four hits over 8.2 innings.
The veteran left-hander came within a whisker of a complete-game shutout but third baseman Brett Lawrie couldn’t squeeze a bullet line drive from Ben Zobrist that was ruled a hit.
Coupled with a pair of solo shots by...
ST.PETERSBURG, Fl.– Mark Buehrle pitched into the ninth inning, Jose Bautista hit two solo home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays for the second straight night 3-0.
The win ends a winless road series streak against Tampa Bay for Toronto. The Blue Jays have not won a road series against the Rays since 2007.
From the start Buehrle was masterful, allowing just...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Mark Buehrle allowed four hits over 8+ innings, Jose Bautista homered twice, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Wednesday night.
Buehrle (1-0) struck out 11 and walked one.
Sergio Santos entered after Ben Zobrist had a two-out single off Buehrle in the ninth and walked Evan Longoria. Brett Cecil then struck out pinch-hitter Matt...
Mark Buehrle’s Marlins debut went pretty well overall last Thursday, but Miami gave him no run support. Buehrle managed to go six innings and allowed just two earned runs on seven hits, but he still picked up the loss. Had he been more careful while making a sandwich earlier in the day, the left-hander says he could have given his team an even better chance to win.
HOLD THE MAYO
The Marlins pitcher is just the latest in a long line of baseball players to fall victim to a bizarre off-the-field injury.