CHICAGO (AP) Adam Eaton's walkoff home run in the 11th inning lifted the Chicago White Sox to a 7-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night. Eaton hammered a 1-0 pitch to right field off Toronto reliever Roberto Osuna (1-3) for his sixth home run of the season. Josh Donaldson hit a pair of doubles and drove in two runs for Toronto. Zach Putnam (3-3) pitched a scoreless...
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He's just 20 years old. He only has two saves in his big league career. But Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna is impressing his team's leader.After notching his second career save (a four-out save to boot), catcher Russell Martin spoke highly of his young closer, noting his perfect execution of his pitches to get that last out.“He called me out to the mound and was like, ‘Hey...
The kid can pitch.Toronto Blue Jays 20-year-old reliever Roberto Osuna has quietly put together a very strong season for the Jays and just picked up his first career save.On the season, Osuna owns a 2.25 ERA over 32 innings with 35 strikeouts. His WHIP sits just below one at 0.938. It's possible he can be the closer that the Jays have been searching for.Image credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
Toronto Blue Jays Colour Commentator on the Sportsnet Networks Joe Siddall returned to The Cardy Show tonight. Joe discussed a number of big Spring Training stories surrounding the Blue Jays. If you want to know what Joe thinks of Miguel Castro and Roberto Osuna listen to this episode. If you want to know where he stands on the Bullpen listen to this episode. Joe touched on...
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) -- Russell Martin homered for the first time this spring, Roberto Osuna tossed 3 2-3 scoreless innings and the Toronto Blue Jays blanked the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Sunday in a game that took just 2 hours, 2 minutes. Martin's sixth-inning drive off reliever Mike Montgomery landed far beyond the right-center field wall. The three-time All-Star signed a five-year,...
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If a job in baseball is based on performance then Roberto Osuna and Miguel Castro have earned a spot in Toronto. In Spring Training, the pair of 20-year-olds have pitched lights out, and continue to dominate. Take a look at the numbers so far: Osuna: 6.0 IP, 4 H, 0 ER, 6 SO, .200 BAA, 0.83 WHIP Castro: 6.2 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 4 SO, 0.95 BAA, 0.30 WHIP Judging by these stats, the two have...
The Toronto Blue Jays suffered a crippling blow when 23-year-old Marcus Stroman ruptured his ACL during fielding drills last week. Prior to Stroman’s injury, Toronto’s final rotation spot was slated to go to the winner of a competition featuring Daniel Norris, Aaron Sanchez and Marco Estrada. Presumably, at least one of the losers would help fill out the Jays’ […]
The Toronto Blue Jays signed RHP Roberto Osuna for a $1.5 million signing bonus in 2011. Osuna, the nephew of former Major Leaguer Antonio Osuna, was already pitching against men in the Mexican League by that time – at the age of 15. If not for a torn UCL suffered in March of 2013, we might be talking about Osuna in the same breath as Daniel Norris or Aaron Sanchez this...
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