J.A. Happ has been through a lot this season. Facing the team that made his year so tough, he went out a winner.
Happ won for the first time in four starts, Ryan Goins and Kevin Pillar hit two-run homers and the Blue Jays beat Tampa Bay 7-2 Saturday, dropping the Rays into a tie with Texas for the second AL wild-card berth.
Happ spent almost three months on the disabled list after...
Via AP on Fox
September 28, 2013
TORONTO (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays dropped into a tie with Texas for the second AL wild-card berth, losing to Toronto 7-2 Saturday as Ryan Goins and Kevin Pillar hit two-run home runs for the Blue Jays and J.A. Happ won for the first time in four starts.
The Rays (90-71) lost their second straight following a seven-game winning streak and dropped a half-game behind Cleveland (90...
The Tampa Bay Rays dropped into a tie with Texas for the second
AL wild-card berth, losing to Toronto 7-2 Saturday as Ryan Goins
and Kevin Pillar hit two-run home runs for the Blue Jays and J.A.
Happ won for the first time in four starts.
Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Ryan Goins suffered an embarrassing moment when he tripped and fell after rounding third base during Wednesday night's game in Baltimore.
It happened in the second inning with two outs and Goins on second base. Goins was running on a popup and somehow lost his footing after touching the bag at third, doing a somersault in front of the Blue...
Video: A fall for the ages...
Ryan Goins had a tough time rounding third. Blame it on the grass or something.
Here’s my attempt to sift through all the players that could be available via free agency or trade that could make sense for the Jays at second base for next year. All stats are from Baseball-Reference.com as I looked at Defensive Runs Saved (DRS) quite extensively and poked around with OPS+ too.
But first, let’s look at what Toronto has for internal options:
1) Ryan Goins –...
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...
From the Waterloo Bucks
Waterloo, IA - Two former Waterloo Bucks have been invited to Major League camps for Spring Training as non-roster invitees. Pat Arlis will report to Milwaukee Brewers' Spring Training when pitchers and catchers report on February 19, while Ryan Goins will report to the Toronto Blue Jays' camp on February 24.
Former Waterloo catcher Pat Arlis...