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Toronto Blue Jays make some call-ups

The Toronto Blue Jays have made a couple of roster moves to start the day. The Jays have selected the contracts of two AAA-Buffalo players, Felix Doubront and Ryan Tepera. Doubront will be making his season debut with the Blue Jays after they signed him to a minor league contract early on in the season. Tepera is returning to the Jays just a couple weeks after being sent down by...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays need rookies to keep producing for success in 2015

The Toronto Blue Jays (42-39, 1 GB in the AL East) entered this season in a full-blown youth movement. Yes, the team still had important veteran players, but the club opened with six rookies on its 25-man-roster. Three of those rookies didn’t make it very long. Miguel Castro, pegged as the closer early in the season, started off hot, but struggled and was quickly optioned...
Via The Outside Corner
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays need continued production from rookies to succeed in 2015

The Toronto Blue Jays (42-39, 1 GB in the AL East) entered this season in a full-blown youth movement. Yes, the team still had important veteran players, but the club opened with six rookies on its 25-man-roster. Three of those rookies didn’t make it very long. Miguel Castro, pegged as the closer early in the season, started off hot, but struggled and was quickly optioned. Daniel...
Via Bloguin Best
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Notes: Alejandro De Aza Trade Keeps Looking Better For Boston

This embed is invalid   " /> The Boston Red Sox are halfway through their regular-season slate. The Red Sox defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 12-6 in their 81st game of 2015 on Thursday night at Rogers Centre. It was an excellent bounce-back effort after Wednesday afternoon’s demoralizing loss. The Red Sox went 5-2 on their seven-game road trip against the Blue...
Via NESN.com
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays-Tigers Preview

In danger of dropping below .500 for the first time this season, the Detroit Tigers are not ready to panic but won't deny their collective frustration. They might not have an easy time keeping Drew Hutchison from recording a fourth straight winning start for the visiting Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night. En route to winning a fourth consecutive AL Central title last season, Detroit...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

John Gibbons Ejected After Controversial Red Sox-Blue Jays Play (Video)

This embed is invalid" /> A very strange play in the fifth inning Thursday ended with a runner cut down at the plate, a rally stymied and Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons ejected from the game. Devon Travis produced a one-out single into center field off Boston Red Sox starter Wade Miley with runners at first and second. Danny Valencia attempted to score...
Via NESN.com
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays’ Matt Boyd Can’t Record Out In Red Sox’s Monster First Inning

This embed is invalid" /> Matt Boyd probably wishes he stayed in bed. The Toronto Blue Jays starter failed to record a single out Thursday as the Boston Red Sox jumped out to an 8-0 lead in the first inning of the teams’ series finale at Rogers Centre. Boyd was charged with seven earned runs on six hits, a walk and a wild pitch. The Red Sox opened the game...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jays starter Boyd leaves without recording an out

TORONTO (AP) Blue Jays starter Matt Boyd didn't record an out in his second big league start Thursday, leaving after the first seven Red Sox batters reached safely in the first inning. Boyd allowed seven runs and six hits, including back-to-back homers by David Ortiz and Hanley Ramirez. He was replaced by Liam Hendriks after walking Mike Napoli. Hendriks didn't help out his teammate...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Blue Jays sign Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Vladdy is back in Canada.Sort of. The Toronto Blue Jays have officially inked Vladimir Guerrero's son, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., with a $3.9 million deal, according to Sportsnet.Vlad Sr. even took to Twitter to congratulate his son and show how proud he is:Vlad Jr. is a 6-foot-1, 210 pound outfielder who is "built like a man." Here's the scouting report from Baseball America, via Sportsnet...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

A History of Josh Donaldson in Foul Territory

If a person came up to you and made the claim that Josh Donaldson was the best player in baseball, you would actually have to refute his or her case with legitimate evidence. If someone said Rajai Davis was the best player in the league, you could just roll you eyes and get on with […]
Via Fangraphs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Toronto Blue Jays may have found their future star in Vladimir Guerrero Jr.

Vladimir Guerrero is making a return to the big leagues. Well, at least somebody with his name will be. According to Sportsnet, the Toronto Blue Jays have come to an agreement with the son of the former slugger, Vladimir Guerrero Jr., who is the top international prospect in this year’s class. Although the deal has yet to be confirmed by the Blue Jays or Guerrero’s representatives...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Toronto signs Lowery as free agent

Jackson Lowery has signed a free agent contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Via WholeHogSports
1 day ago

Watch Justin Smoak hit homers from both sides of the plate

Hey, have a day, Justin Smoak.The Toronto Blue Jays first baseman put on a show Wednesday, launching two home runs, one from each side of the plate, in an 11-2 win over the Boston Red Sox:His second home run, from the right side of the plate, was absolutely launched, causing his teammates to stand up and marvel at the blast.On the season, Smoak is hitting .261 with seven homers in 115 at-bats.
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays GM: 'We're always interested in taking a rental'

Trade season is upon us.With the July 31 trade deadline fast approaching, teams are classifying themselves as buyers or sellers.You can count the Toronto Blue Jays as firmly in the buyers category.Heading into Wednesday's games, the AL East had four teams within the top spot in the division.Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos spoke rather candidly to the media about the deadline and the...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chris Colabello: The Unsung Hero of the Toronto Blue Jays

Behind the Toronto Blue Jays’ top-ranked offense, many names come to mind: Jose Bautista, Edwin Encarnacion, Josh Donaldson, Russell Martin, Jose Reyes. But there’s one name that almost nobody thinks of. He wears number 15 and is the polar opposite of what a true “star” would look like: Chris Colabello. Colabello is the prime example of a late-bloomer. He made his MLB debut...
Via Baseball Essential
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays' Gibbons on trades: 'If he makes us better then you get him'

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, and with the Toronto Blue Jays right in the thick of it, don't be surprised if they make some big moves.Manager John Gibbons acknowledged to the Toronto Sun Tuesday that the team is looking to add:“If there’s any way you can improve it, that’s what we’re looking at. Whoever it might be, if he makes us better then you get him and...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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