Delabar optioned by Blue Jays; move shocks reliever
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In a surprising move, the Blue Jays optioned right-hander Steve Delabar to Minor League camp on Thursday morning. Delabar admitted he was shocked by the news and had been expecting to be with the club on Opening Day. Instead, he'll likely begin the year…Share Tweet
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Blue Jays option relievers Jenkins, Schultz to MinorsMLB.com Mar 25 (yesterday)Projections for the Blue Jays' bullpen received some additional clarity on Wednesday when the club optioned right-handers Chad Jenkins and Bo Schultz to the Minor Leagues.Share Tweet
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Among flurry of moves, Twins option Achter to Triple-AMLB.com Mar 24 (2 days ago)The Twins continued to trim their roster toward a final 25 on Tuesday morning, before their Grapefruit League game against the Blue Jays. Right-hander A.J. Achter was optioned to Triple-A Rochester, while five players were reassigned to Minor League cam…Share Tweet
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Martin Homers, Blue Jays Blank Raysnytimes.com Mar 22 (4 days ago)At the start of spring training, Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna didn't think he'd have a lengthy stay in the big-league camp.Share Tweet
Revere sees time in left field for PhilsMLB.com Mar 21 (5 days ago)Ben Revere started Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Blue Jays in left field, with Odubel Herrera in center field. They're slated to line up the same way against the Red Sox on Sunday.Share TweetMLB.com Mar 21 (5 days ago)Chase Utley took another step forward in the Phillies' 6-3 loss to the Blue Jays at Bright House Field on Saturday, playing four innings at second base -- his first defensive action all spring.Share TweetCole Hamels gave up two home runs and Chase Utley made his first start at second base this spring in the Philadelphia Phillies' 6-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.Share Tweet
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Smoak Homers Twice, Blue Jays Rout Raysnytimes.com Mar 20 (6 days ago)Justin Smoak hit a pair of long home runs — one landed atop the Rays' office building beyond the right field wall — Daniel Norris struck out five in 5 2-3 innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 11-5 on Friday.Share Tweet
Izturis exits game vs. Rays with strained groinMLB.com Mar 20 (6 days ago)The Blue Jays' string of bad luck this spring continued when infielder Maicer Izturis left Friday afternoon's 11-5 win over the Rays with a strained right groin.Share Tweet
Finding a solution for 4 key injuriesMLB.com Mar 20 (6 days ago)Former Rockies general manager Dan O'Dowd discusses how the Rangers, Phillies, Blue Jays and Mets are each poised to react to the loss of a key starting pitcher.Share Tweet
Owens has valuable takeaway after rough outing vs. Blue JaysMLB.com Mar 19 (7 days ago)Henry Owens didn't pitch the way he would have liked on Thursday against the Blue Jays in Boston's 6-3 loss, but he got an invaluable lesson in how fine you have to be to get quality Major League hitters out.Share Tweet
Bautista Hits Long Homer as Blue Jays Beat Red Sox 6-3nytimes.com Mar 19 (7 days ago)Jose Bautista hit a long home run for the Toronto Blue Jays in a 6-3 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday.Share Tweet
Travis opening some eyes at Blue Jays campMLB.com Mar 18Devon Travis is doing everything he possibly can to make the Blue Jays' upcoming decision at second base extremely difficult.Share TweetChris Archer allowed one hit over four scoreless innings Wednesday, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-3.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 18Weird spring training injuries can be embarrassing, and Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar is the latest example of that. Pillar is expected to miss a week of action after sneezing so hard that he injured his oblique. If Pillar feels humiliated about the…Share Tweet
Cecil confident he will be ready for Opening DayMLB.com Mar 18The bullpen continues to be one of the biggest question marks as the Blue Jays inch closer and closer to Opening Day but left-hander Brett Cecil doesn't seem too concerned about it.Share TweetESPN.com Mar 18CC Sabathia gave up two runs and four hits over two innings in his first spring training start, a New York Yankees' 4-2 loss Tuesday night to the Toronto Blue Jays.Share Tweet
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