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Trying to pick the ideal Home Run Derby field

The Home Run Derby is just two weeks from today, and MLB is implementing some new rules to switch things up a little bit. But let’s be honest here – people tune in to the Home Run Derby to see elite home run hitters. This year, those tuning in to see the top power hitters in the game may be disappointed. MLB homer Giancarlo Stanton won’t be participating because of a fractured...
Via Bloguin Best
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Trying to pick the ideal Home Run Derby field

The Home Run Derby is just two weeks from today, and MLB is implementing some new rules to switch things up a little bit. But let’s be honest here – people tune in to the Home Run Derby to see elite home run hitters. This year, those tuning in to see the top power hitters in the game may be disappointed. MLB homer Giancarlo Stanton won’t be participating because of a fractured...
Via The Outside Corner
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

On-base percentage is the most overlooked stat in baseball

Whenever someone is talking about how good a hitter is in the MLB the two stats that come up first are batting average and home runs. Yes, those are the two stats that show off how good someone is at making contact and how hard someone can hit the ball, but they aren’t the most important stat when talking about a hitters presence at the plate. They do not factor in all the possibilities...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays: Pitching looks to stay hot

The Toronto Blue Jays are having quite the interesting season. In just this month of June, they have gone from winning eleven consecutive games to dropping two straight series against some of the worst teams in baseball. They have been at the top of the American League East division one day, just to fall back into third place a couple days later. It is very apparent that the Blue...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays lose game, SS loses equipment after ejection

  The Tampa Bay Rays lost the game. Their shortstop lost some of his equipment. Jose Bautista hit his 15th homer during a four-run sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Rays 8-5 on Monday night. Tampa Bay's Asdrubal Cabrera was ejected by plate umpire Kerwin Danley for arguing a called third strike in the fifth. Heading back to the dugout, Cabrera threw his helmet and...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bautista, Reyes and Navarro homer, Blue Jays beat Rays 8-5

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Jose Bautista hit his 15th homer during a four-run sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-5 on Monday night. Jose Reyes and Dioner Navarro also homered for the Blue Jays, who are 2-6 against Tampa Bay this season. Bautista's leadoff shot against Matt Andriese (2-2) broke a 3-all tie. Reliever Ronald Belisario gave up the other...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Bautista hit by pitch, Gibbons ejected vs. Orioles

  The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles, AL East rivals who have feuded several times in recent seasons, wasted no time in renewing hostilities Friday night Toronto outfielder Jose Bautista was hit by a pitch in the first inning and Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was ejected for arguing after both benches were warned. Orioles right-hander Mike Wright brushed Bautista with...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bautista hit by pitch, Gibbons ejected

TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles, AL East rivals who have feuded several times in recent seasons, wasted no time in renewing hostilities Friday night Toronto outfielder Jose Bautista was hit by a pitch in the first inning and Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was ejected for arguing after both benches were warned. Orioles right-hander Mike Wright brushed Bautista...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays trade rumors: Starting pitching edition

It’s apparent that the Toronto Blue Jays are giving it their all to make a run to the top of the American League East division. Recently, they went on an 11-game winning streak. Although they are second to last, with a record of 35-32, they are just two games out of first. The race for the AL East crown is tight with nearly every team only two games behind the first place Tampa...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets-Blue Jays Preview

The Toronto Blue Jays steamrolled their way offensively through a long winning streak that had them looking like the class of the AL East, but those good fortunes have gone by the wayside against the New York Mets. Having suffered their first back-to-back losses of the month, the Blue Jays look to return to their high-scoring ways when this four-game home-and-home series shifts to...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bautista: Cardinals 'took a page out of Bill Belichick's book'

According to a report, the St. Louis Cardinals have hacked the Houston Astros' computers to obtain information.This was, understandably, the talk around the sports world today and Toronto Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista wanted to join in on the conversation.Bautista appeared on Yahoo Sports Radio and couldn't help but compare the Cardinals to Bill Belichick's New England Patriots...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Bautista: Cardinals ‘took page out of Bill Belichick’s book’

The St. Louis Cardinals, one of Major League Baseball’s more storied and revered franchises, found itself in the news Tuesday after a report the club is being investigated by the FBI for allegedly hacking into the Houston Astros’ network to steal information. During a radio interview that same day, Jose Bautista took a shot at...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Despite Bautista heroics, late lead, Blue Jays win streak ends at 11

  Wilmer Flores singled to cap a two-out, two-run rally in the 11th inning and the New York Mets ended Toronto's team record-tying 11-game winning streak, beating the Blue Jays 4-3 Monday night. The Blue Jays trailed 2-1 in the ninth before Jose Bautista tied it with his second home run of the game, connecting against Jeurys Familia. Toronto took the lead in the 11th on Dioner Navarro...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

A tremendous effort by Noah Syndergaard, a resilient performance by an exhausted bullpen, and some very timely hitting, capped off with a Wilmer Flores walk-off single, propelled the Mets (35-30) to a 4-3 win against the Blue Jays (34-31) tonight in 11 innings. Syndergaard, coming off two sub-par outings, toed the rubber for the Mets and was dominant. The only blemish for him tonight...
Via Mets Merized Online
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Roundup: Surging Blue Jays

  Most notable this weekend was the production in the Toronto Blue Jays lineup, as they have now won 11 straight games. Not coincidentally, Jose Reyes has an 11 game hit streak, including five multi-hit games in that span. With the bottom of the order working this weekend, Reyes knocked in four runs and also scored a run. Since his return, Reyes is the top shortstop on ESPN’s...
Via Baseball Professor
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Bautista Robs Rusney Castillo Of Home Run At Fenway Park (Video)

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — When Joey Bats becomes Joey Glove. Rusney Castillo smoked a ball toward the bullpens at Fenway Park in the third inning of Saturday’s game between the Boston Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays. Jose Bautista, known mostly for his offensive prowess, raced back to the wall and made an excellent leaping catch that likely...
Via NESN.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Famous raptor Snoop Dogg threw out the 1st pitch to Jose Bautista

Snoop Dogg throws out the first pitch to Jose Bautista at Rogers Centre as the Blue Jays took on the Marlins last night.Dodger fan Dogg...a fan of whoever signs the check.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Snoop throws out first pitch at Blue Jays game

Snoop Dogg threw out the first pitch at Tuesday night’s Marlins-Blue Jays game at Rogers Centre, and let’s just say he did a much better job than 50 Cent did. Snoop used a solid wind-up to hurl the baseball toward home plate. It sailed a bit to the right and was not a strike, but  Jose Bautista caught it with ease. The Blue Jays ended up winning the game, 4-3, in thrilling...
Via The Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Snoop Dogg throws first pitch at Blue Jays game (Video)

Rapper Snoop Dogg threw out the ceremonial first pitch for Tuesday night's Toronto Blue Jays game against Miami. Jose Bautista lined up behind home plate to catch for Snoop. The pitch was a bit outside, but much better than throws by other celebrities we've seen, most especially that horrendous first pitch by 50 Cent last year.Video via MLB. This post appeared first on Holdout...
Via Holdout Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

DraftKings: Eduardo Rodriguez, Jose Bautista Highlight Tom Caron’s Lineup

If you want to enjoy a moment of glory at Fenway Park, all you have to do is beat NESN’s Tom Caron at the sport he knows best. DraftKings offers one-day fantasy baseball games, allowing users to set a new lineup every day. Now, the website is teaming up with NESN to offer the prize of a lifetime: The opportunity to throw out the first pitch before the Boston Red Sox’s June 24...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Best hitters and pitchers: Week 9

Welcome to Week 9 of our ongoing series recapping the previous week’s best hitters and pitchers. This week we’re highlighting two players, one a pitcher the other an outfielder, doing their best to keep their respective teams in the playoff hunt. BEST HITTER: Jose Bautista, OF, Blue Jays It’s actually quite surprising to me the Blue Jays have struggled so much this year. I...
Via The Outside Corner
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Best hitters and pitchers: Week 9

Welcome to Week 9 of our ongoing series recapping the previous week’s best hitters and pitchers. This week we’re highlighting two players, one a pitcher the other an outfielder, doing their best to keep their respective teams in the playoff hunt. BEST HITTER: Jose Bautista, OF, Blue Jays It’s actually quite surprising to me the Blue Jays have struggled so much this year. I...
Via Bloguin Best
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Bautista on a torrid 11-game hit streak

There's locked-in and then there's locked-in.It's pretty safe to say that Jose Bautista falls into the latter category.The Toronto Blue Jays slugger is currently on an 11-game hit streak, hitting .405 (17/42) with four home runs, five doubles and 11 RBI over that span."He's feeling better, he's more in his comfort zone. But it was just a matter of time. That wasn't going to last...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Could Match-Up Well With Blue Jays

The Blue Jays currently sit in last place in the American League East 3.5 games back of the first-place Rays. Of course it is early in the year and 3.5 games is a small margin, but to jump four teams is tough. If things continue to trend downward for the Jays, it’s quite possible that GM Alex Anthopoulos might have to throw in the towel on his attempt to put together a win-now...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Bautista says shoulder pain free

TORONTO (AP) Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista is back in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the White Sox and says his sore right shoulder is pain free after a cortisone shot. Bautista, who had the injection Sunday, said he was ''encouraged'' after making approximately 25 throws at around 90 feet before taking batting practice, the most he's thrown in more than a month...
Via AP on Fox
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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