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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:49:31 EDTThe Blue Jays and Orioles have gone toe to toe all season, so it's no surprise the two teams are battling at the top of the American League Wild Card standings.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:29 EDTThe Blue Jays took one step closer to securing an American League postseason berth, and home-field advantage in a potential AL Wild Card Game, by topping the Orioles, 5-1, on Tuesday night at Rogers Centre.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:27:04 EDTWith the Blue Jays taking on their nearest competitor for the top American League Wild Card spot, it was an unlikely source who played hero on Tuesday night at Rogers Centre.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:27:28 EDTIs Josh Donaldson the year's Best Major Leaguer? Vote now to help Donaldson win big in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards, the baseball industry's ultimate honors.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:44:00 EDTFor all the numbers of notoriety in the increasingly data-driven sport of baseball, the one still paramount in the 162-game schedule is winning percentage. But what happens when even that supreme stat can't decide things?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:23:35 EDTCan the Blue Jays stay hot against Chris Tillman
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:53:31 EDTThe benches-clearing fracas between the Blue Jays and Yankees during Monday night's game has led to a pair of potentially devastating Toronto injuries. Right-hander Joaquin Benoit sustained a torn left calf muscle during the melee, and he might be forced to miss the rest of the season. Second baseman Devon Travis aggravated his surgically repaired left shoulder and is currently listed as day to day.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:30:10 EDTThe Blue Jays have taken the first step in making sure that the city of Dunedin, Fla., will remain their Spring Training home for at least another 25 years.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:56:52 EDTAfter last week's fourth annual Tournament 12 presented by New Era, which ended with Ontario-Black coming out on top, the Blue Jays Baseball Academy named an All-Star team.
Fri, 9 Sep 2016 18:40:09 EDTWho do the Blue Jays have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Toronto's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:16:47 EDTIn a game marred by two early benches-clearing incidents, the Yankees scored five runs in the ninth inning -- three coming on homers by Mark Teixeira and Aaron Hicks -- and defeated the Blue Jays, 7-5, on Monday night at Rogers Centre to win the finale of the four-game series.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:58:38 EDTA trio of hit-by-pitches led to the Blue Jays and Yankees clearing their benches twice early in Monday's 7-5 Yankees win at Rogers Centre.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:52:18 EDTBrett Cecil stopped shaking and started dealing. For much of the past three years, the Blue Jays' reliever has essentially called his own game. He often shook off the catcher's signs until he got the one he wanted.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:42:46 EDTWith so many moving parts in the American League East sweepstakes, Blue Jays manager John Gibbons was in no position Monday to pinpoint his starting pitcher if his team wins an AL Wild Card berth.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:16:01 EDTThe Blue Jays bolstered their own pursuit of a postseason spot, while dealing the Yankees another blow in their hunt for an American League Wild Card berth, in a walk-off 4-3 win on Sunday at Rogers Centre.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:55:20 EDTThe Blue Jays are known for hitting home runs, but they found a rather unconventional way to steal a victory away from the Yankees on Sunday afternoon: The safety squeeze.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:41:44 EDTIn John Gibbons' mind, Jose Bautista was the right man, in the right place, at the right time.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:09:03 EDTThe Blue Jays widened their lead for the top spot in the American League Wild Card race as Jose Bautista's three-run home run in the eighth inning broke a scoreles tie in Toronto's 3-0 win over the Yankees on Saturday at Rogers Centre.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:31:46 EDTDevon Travis was only 15 years old when Francisco Liriano became an instant star at 22 as a rookie with Minnesota in 2006. They're teammates now, but Travis vividly remembers admiring Liriano as he posted a 12-3 record and 2.16 ERA that year.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:00:44 EDTBlue Jays officials declined to comment Friday on a report that they have reached a tentative $81 million agreement to keep their Spring Training headquarters in Dunedin, Fla., for the next 25 years. However, on Monday night, a Toronto delegation led by club president Mark Shapiro will disclose details of a proposal to remain in Dunedin during a Dunedin city council meeting, a team spokesman said.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:11:19 EDTAfter Francisco Liriano's six shutout innings preserved a narrow lead, the Blue Jays' previously struggling offense erupted for four runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth en route to a 9-0 win over the Yankees on Friday night at Rogers Centre.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:39:50 EDTHow does the Blue Jays' rotation shake out in advance of a potential American League Wild Card Game? Has R.A. Dickey made his final start for Toronto? Beat reporter Gregor Chisholm has answers in the latest Inbox.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:46:52 EDTJose Bautista lives for the big moments, and so does his bat flip that has come to represent so much of Toronto's success over the past two years.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:15:30 EDTNeeding an ace performance to keep their playoff hopes alive, the Mariners got seven scoreless innings from Felix Hernandez on Wednesday and Robinson Cano drove in Guillermo Heredia with a walk-off sacrifice fly in the 12th as Seattle avoided being swept at Safeco Field with a dramatic 2-1 win over the Blue Jays.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:35:11 EDTBautista unveils new trot on massive HR
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:47:51 EDTJ.A. Happ became Toronto's first 20-game winner since 2008 on Tuesday night and delivered a blow to his former Mariners teammates' playoff chances in the process, while the Blue Jays smacked four home runs in a 10-2 runaway at Safeco Field.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 02:58:26 EDTJ.A. Happ became the sixth Blue Jays pitcher in franchise history to earn 20 victories in one season after Toronto defeated the Mariners, 10-2, on Tuesday night at Safeco Field. He's the first since Roy Halladay went 20-11 in 2008.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:19:44 EDTToronto arrived in Seattle earlier this week with a league-worst 5-11 record in September and a two-game lead in the American League Wild Card race that seemed to be slipping away. In a recent series vs. the Angels, the Blue Jays were sluggish and sloppy, but the club has looked rejuvenated this week and the fans from Western Canada deserve at least some of the credit.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:40:37 EDTEdwin Encarnacion couldn't believe he didn't homer
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:11:26 EDTMichael Saunders spent the first six years of his career with the Mariners, but whenever the Blue Jays came to town, it felt like a road game. Now he's getting a taste of what it's like on the other side of the spectrum.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:02:47 EDTMarco Estrada seems to save his best for when the Blue Jays' backs are against the wall. Just when it appears the entire country is on the verge of a full-blown panic attack, he finds a way to restore order.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:19:28 EDTMarco Estrada allowed one hit over seven-plus innings and Edwin Encarnacion supplied the punch with a two-run homer as the Blue Jays opened a critical three-game series at Safeco Field with a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Monday night.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:04:04 EDTFor four years, Tournament 12 has been a showcase bringing together the top high school baseball talent that Canada has to offer, and as the Blue Jays-hosted event continues to grow, commissioner Roberto Alomar -- for whom the event is named -- could take it in another direction entirely.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 02:00:23 EDTBlue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was ejected by home-plate umpire Chris Conroy for arguing a called third strike during the seventh inning of Monday night's game against the Mariners.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:11:51 EDTJ.A. Happ goes for 20th win against Mariners