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Blue Jays Injury Update: Brett Lawrie, Edwin Encarnacion, Adam Lind, Nolan Reimold

The Toronto Blue Jays fell out of first place at approximately the same time that they had many injuries to key players. Among those players are Brett Lawrie, Edwin Encarnacion, Adam Lind, and Nolan Reimold. All four could begin Minor League rehab assignments at some point late in the coming week. Barry Davis of SportsNet Toronto made the announcement Sunday afternoon.AA says...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

At the break: Expectations flipped in topsy-turvy AL East

Remember when the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays were considered preseason favorites to make the playoffs again? Expectations in the American League East have flipped going into the season's second half. The Rays and Red Sox are in fourth and fifth place in the division, respectively, and only Tampa Bay appears to have hopes to climb from the AL East's depths, though its...
Via Fox Sports Florida
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jam It or Cram It: The Broken, Beat and Scarred Edition

I Can't Remember Anything Can't Tell If this Is True or Dream Deep down Inside I Feel to Scream this Terrible Silence Stops Me Now That the War Is Through with Me I'm Waking up I Can Not See That There's Not Much Left of Me Nothing Is Real but Pain Now That’s Metallica singing their ode to darkness, landmines and your 2014 fantasy roster. While I'm a...
Via Razzball
10 days ago  |  Discuss

With Encarnacion Injured Who Can Help Fill The Void For The Blue Jays?

Absolute disaster has struck and fear has become a reality for the Toronto Blue Jays as their superstar slugger Edwin Encarnacion suffered an injury to his quadriceps on Sunday afternoon while playing in Oakland. Although it was originally thought that he could possibly miss the remainder of the season, the news on Monday morning was much better for the Jays and Double E. It is a...
Via TopSportsReport
14 days ago  |  Discuss

RCL Update, Week 15: You Can Take My E5, But You’ll Never Take Away… Ugh, Yeah, Nevermind, You Win

Note: If you play fantasy football, our rankings are being released as we speak. Well, not really as we speak, as I’m typing. But you get the point. Not really the point of a spear, this isn’t Game of Thrones. But you get the idea. Unless it’s running. Okay, I’m just going to stop now. After witnessing the death of Edwin Encarnacion's hamstring this past weekend, my...
Via Razzball
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Edwin Encarnacion officially placed on DL

The Toronto Blue Jays officially placed Edwin Encarnacion on the DL on Monday as a result of the right quad strain he suffered on Saturday night. The team's official Twitter account announced the news, along with the activation of recently-acquired outfielder Nolan Reimold:The @BlueJays place 1B EDWIN ENCARNACION on 15-DL with a right quadriceps strain. OF NOLAN REIMOLD will...
Via Sports Injury Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Gattis not ready to return, Edwin Encarnacion placed on DL

getty images Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis is not ready to return to the lineup as he deals with a bulging thoracic disc in his back. Gattis has been out of the lineup since the end of last monthand it appears he will need additional time away once his 15-day stay on the disabled list is over. In 63 games before going on the DL Gattis compiled a .290/.342/.558 line with 16 home...
Via Tireball.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Place Edwin Encarnacion On 15-Day Disabled List With Quad Strain

TORONTO — The Toronto Blue Jays have put All-Star first baseman Edwin Encarnacion on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right quadriceps. The Blue Jays made the move before Monday night’s game against the Los Angeles Angels and they activated outfielder Nolan Reimold. Encarnacion ranks among the major league leaders with 26 home runs and 70 RBIs. He was picked Sunday...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays place All-Star Edwin Encarnacion on 15-day DL

No surprise here, Edwin Encarnacion has been placed on the 15-day DL with a right quadriceps strain. Please get well quick Edwin. He seems to think the 15 days will be enough, I'm guessing 3 to 4 weeks but it is just a guess Taking his place on the roster is Nolan Reimold. I hope you brought some bats with you Nolan, because the batch the Jays took to California are defective...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Most exciting walkoffs of the week

This week, we’ve got some extra inning walk offs, a walk off grand slam, and yes, some walk offs that were self-inflicted by the losing team. June 30th, Athletics vs Tigers A walk off grand slam? That’s awesome. Good on you, Rajai Davis. He could have just put one in the gap or the corner to tie the game, but he wanted the full monty. July 1st, Diamondbacks vs Pirates When...
Via The Outside Corner
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Blue Jays discussing trade for Padres’ Chase Headley

The Toronto Blue Jays, in the wide open AL East, may be looking to add some offensive reinforcements after two recent critical injuries. Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reports that the Blue Jays are having “on going” talks with the San Diego Padres that are centered around third baseman Chase Headley. Talks between Padres, Blue Jays on Chase Headley remain ongoing, source says. Toronto’s...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Headley may be “Head”-ing to the Toronto Blue Jays

With Edwin Encarnacion on the disabled list for the next two to four weeks after sustaining a right quad strain in Saturday’s
Via On-Base Talk
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Edwin Encarnacion expects to miss two weeks

Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion expects to miss two weeks with his strained right quadriceps says Gregor Chisholm, Blue Jays beat writer for MLB.com, Sunday evening. A Sunday-morning MRI revealed a Grade 2 strain.Encarnacion has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 strain of his right quad muscle. #BlueJays— Gregor Chisholm (@gregorMLB) July 6, 2014The injury occurred...
Via Sports Injury Alert
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Edwin Encarnacion diagnosed with right quadriceps strain

The Toronto Blue Jays have diagnosed third baseman Edwin Encarnacion with a strained right quadriceps. Not much more has been provided by the Blue Jays about the 27-year-old first baseman who has been a big part of the teams success this season. Right now the Blue Jays are going to see how Encarnacion feels in a day or two before deciding whether or not to place him on the disabled...
Via Tireball.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Edwin Encarnacion expected to hit DL

As expected, the Toronto Blue Jays will likely place first baseman Edwin Encarnacion onto the 15-day disabled list after he strained his right quadriceps in Saturday's game with the Oakland Athletics as our own Evan Petzold described Saturday. Sportsnet's Shi Davidi relayed the announcement late Sunday morning.Finally, #BlueJays expect Edwin Encarnacion to hit DL after...
Via Sports Injury Alert
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Rumors: Encarnacion Will Get MRI, David Price in Play?

The Toronto Blue Jays suffered a 5-1 loss to the Oakland A’s on Saturday, but the loss of  Edwin Encarnacion may be devastating. In the first inning Encarnacion was attempting to beat out a groundball when he suffered the injury and collapsed to the ground after reaching first base.  Encarnacion was helped off the filed by Blue Jays trainers.  “I felt [a] pop before I...
Via Baseball News Source
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Encarnacion leaves game with quad soreness

The Toronto Blue Jays‘ star first baseman, Edwin Encarnacion, went down due to injury Saturday night. Encarnacion left with right quadriceps soreness.
Via On-Base Talk
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Injury Update: Edwin Encarnacion leaves with scary injury

Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion was removed from Saturday nights game against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning with what appears to me a right leg injury. He beat out a double play, which allowed teammate Jose Reyes to score. As he reached first base he started limping as reported by Shi Davidi.EE down after beating out DP relay try. Falls to ground, rolls...
Via Sports Injury Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blue Jays, A's part of the most confusing review yet

Alright folks, let’s watch this play in Oakland and try to unwrap what happened. With the bases loaded and one out in the second inning, Anthony Gose hit a grounder to first baseman Nate Freiman. Freiman attempted a swipe tag on Munenori Kawasaki, going from first to second, and missed, according to first base umpire Vic Carapazza. Freiman then threw home to catcher Stephen Vogt...
Via The Outside Corner
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Flexibility paying dividends for Blue Jays

At the beginning of the Toronto Blue Jays series finale against the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday, fans were greeted with an unfamiliar sight.  Star slugger and first baseman Edwin Encarnacion jogged out to left field to start only his fourth career game in the outfield. With Jose Bautista only able to get into the lineup as the designated hitter and Adam Lind batting .388 against...
Via Sports-Glory
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Edwin Encarnacion on walk-off 3-run home run ‘he hang it, I bang it’ (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Edwin Encarnacion hammered a 3-run walk-off home run to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 7-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, and he had a great quote about it. According to The Canadian Press’ Melissa Couto, Encarnacion said “he hang it, I bang it,” after the win. Great […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees game 76: Errors abound in loss

New York Yankees 6 — Toronto Blue Jays 7 Errors in the box score and not are key in tonight’s game with Toronto. Through the first three innings, David Phelps was on his game, striking out four and keeping the Blue Jays off the scoreboard. In the fourth inning, Adam Lind and Edwin Encarnacion would start the inning with a pair of singles. Phelps would get one out but Dioner Navarro...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Encarnacion Hits Two Three-Run Homers in One Game

In Friday night’s matchup between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Cincinnati Reds, first baseman Edwin Encarnacion had himself one heck of a game. The Jays power hitter mashed two three-run home runs in Toronto’s 14-9 comeback win over Cincy at Great American Ballpark. Encarnacion’s first three-run shot came in the 3rd inning when the Jays were down 8-0. Then, in the 9th inning...
Via Reading Between The Seams
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays overcome 8-run deficit, beat Reds 14-9

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Edwin Encarnacion hit two three-run homers Friday night, and the Toronto Blue Jays pulled off the second-biggest comeback in franchise history, rallying from an early eight-run deficit to a 14-9 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Toronto hit four homers during its comeback, including the two by the major leagues' home run leader. Encarnacion started the comeback...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds host slumping Blue Jays

The AL East-leading Toronto Blue Jays should be thrilled to be in Cincinnati. But anywhere other than New York would be just fine. The Blue Jays are hoping a change of scenery can help them begin reversing a sluggish stretch Friday night in the opener of this three-game set with the Reds. Toronto (41-33) has dropped nine of 12 after being swept in a three-game set by the New York...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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