Toronto Blue Jays

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Alex Reimer
June 24, 2019 - 10:42 am
Dennis Eckersley is one of the few baseball analysts around who will actually dare to criticize players for poor performance or behavior, and he is applauded for his efforts. But that doesn’t mean everything he says is correct and must be supported. His grouchy quip about Marcus Stroman’s post-...
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Alex Reimer
April 25, 2019 - 8:44 am
It was a scene straight out of Red Sox hell. On Wednesday afternoon in Toronto, Clay Buchholz took the hill for the Blue Jays and squared off against former Sox disaster Drew Pomeranz. And if the memories couldn’t get any more horrifying, Pablo Sandoval was batting sixth for San Francisco. As a...
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Jul 12, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts (50) hits a grand slam against the Toronto Blue Jays in the fourth inning at Fenway Park.
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Krystle Boyajian
July 13, 2018 - 1:44 pm
After capping off a 13-pitch at-bat with a monster grand slam, it’s no surprise that Mookie Betts is our choice for "Who's swinging the lumber" this week. Betts’ eight-minute at-bat was the first 13-pitch at-bat ending in a grand slam in Major League Baseball since 1992, and the longest at-bat...
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Lucy Burdge
February 13, 2018 - 8:31 am
The Blue Jays announced Monday the organization will retire Roy Halladay’s No. 32 on Opening Day on March 29. The players will also wear No. 32 patches on their uniform sleeves this season to honor the late pitcher, who died in a plane crash last year. Hall of Famer Roberto Alomar’s No. 12 is the...
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Alex Reimer
August 31, 2017 - 9:31 am
The Red Sox ran in circles around the last-place Blue Jays in Toronto this week. Boston went 11-for-11 in stolen base attempts during the sweep, setting the record for most successful steals without getting caught in a three-game set against the Jays. Though the Red Sox have received some criticism...
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July 26, 2016 - 7:06 am
The Blue Jays reportedly have agreed with the Padres on a trade that will send outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. to the American League East. According to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Blue Jays will send a not-yet identified Class-A player to the Padres for the 31-year-old. The trade needs the approval...
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Zach Britton's Orioles are in the hunt for another postseason bid. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 14, 2015 - 3:25 pm
CINCINNATI -- All is not lost for the 2015 Boston Red Sox . Just ask the best players from their competition in the AL East. When the Red Sox return from the break in Anaheim on Friday, they'll do so with a 42-47 record, 6 1/2 games behind front-running New York in the division. They sent just one...
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The Red Sox will travel to Toronto for four games to take on the Blue Jays, who lead all of baseball in runs scored. (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)
June 29, 2015 - 4:52 am
To conclude a very division-heavy slate of games, the Red Sox will finish up their week-long road trip with a four-game series at Rogers Centre in Toronto to take on the Blue Jays. Previously the only other team in the basement of the AL East, the Jays, though still in fourth, are five games over ...
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Clay Buchholz
June 29, 2015 - 4:18 am
In the first game of their series at Rogers Centre , the Red Sox send Clay Buchholz to the mound to face knuckleballer R.A. Dickey. Buccholz's last start came Wednesday night when the Orioles were at Fenway Park . He tossed seven innings and gave up just one earned run on eight hits with a walk and...
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The Blue Jays scored 10 times in the fourth and fifth innings, including nine off Eduardo Rodriguez leading the way in their 11th straight win. (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
June 14, 2015 - 2:30 pm
You could have seen it coming. Eduardo Rodriguez came into Sunday's game as the first major league pitcher to go at least six innings and allow no more than one run or three hits in each of his first three major league starts. But, facing a lineup as powerful as Toronto's, having a slash line of ...
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