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Blue Jays' bats come alive late to down Orioles

Blue Jays' bats come alive late to down Orioles

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 13 hours ago
The Blue Jays offense broke out in a big way with a trio of three-run homers from Edwin Encarnacion, Brett Lawrie and Melky Cabrera in a 9-3 victory over the Orioles on Tuesday night at Rogers Centre.
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  • Murphy Delivers for Indians in 6-4 Win

    Murphy Delivers for Indians in 6-4 Win

    nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 20 (3 days ago)
    David Murphy hit a three-run double in the sixth inning and John Axford worked out of bases-loaded jam in the ninth, lifting the Cleveland Indians to a 6-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
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  • Among flurry of moves, Yanks activate Tex

    Among flurry of moves, Yanks activate Tex

    MLB.com Apr 20 (3 days ago)
    As part of a number of moves on Sunday, the Yankees activated Mark Teixeira from the 15-day disabled list and inserted him into the lineup, batting sixth and playing first base. Teixeira had not played since April 4, when he injured his right hamstring …
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  • Blue Jays reliever Todd Redmond sports MLB's new protective hat…

    Blue Jays reliever Todd Redmond sports MLB's new protective hats

    yahoo.com Apr 20 (3 days ago)
    The recent focus on head injuries in sports coupled with traumatic injuries suffered by pitchers Brandon McCarthy, Juan Nicasio, Alex Cobb and, most recently, Aroldis Chapman, who were all struck on the mound by line drive come backers, has led Major Le…
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  • Jays shut out Indians, Buehrle still unbeaten

    Jays shut out Indians, Buehrle still unbeaten

    ESPN.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)
    Mark Buehrle pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and remained unbeaten this season, leading the Toronto Blue Jays over the Cleveland Indians 5-0 on Saturday.
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  • Buehrle Dominates, Blue Jays Blank Indians 5-0

    Buehrle Dominates, Blue Jays Blank Indians 5-0

    nytimes.com Apr 19 (4 days ago)
    Mark Buehrle pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and remained unbeaten this season, leading the Toronto Blue Jays over the Cleveland Indians 5-0 on Saturday.
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  • Melky goes 4-for-5 as Blue Jays clip Indians

    Melky goes 4-for-5 as Blue Jays clip Indians

    ESPN.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Apr 19 (5 days ago)
    Melky Cabrera had four hits and scored Toronto's go-ahead run in the seventh inning on Edwin Encarnacion's single, and the Blue Jays held on for a 3-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
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  • Jays' Reyes activated from DL, bats leadoff

    Jays' Reyes activated from DL, bats leadoff

    ESPN.com Apr 18 (5 days ago)
    The Toronto Blue Jays activated shortstop Jose Reyes from the disabled list prior to Saturday's game against the Cleveland Indians.
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  • This Might've Been The Ugliest Inning In MLB History

    This Might've Been The Ugliest Inning In MLB History

    deadspin.com Apr 18 (5 days ago)
    Your browser does not support iframes. In last night's Blue Jays-Twins game, three Toronto relievers combined to bring you this disgusting eighth inning: walk, walk, sac bunt, walk, wild pitch, walk and wild pitch, stolen base, walk and wild pitch, stol…
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  • Twins pounce with wild rally in six-run eighth

    Twins pounce with wild rally in six-run eighth

    MLB.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    The Twins rallied for six runs in the eighth inning, with the first three coming on wild pitches, to shock the Blue Jays with a 9-5 win to sweep Thursday's doubleheader at Target Field.
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  • Blue Jays' Janssen (back) has rehab halted

    Blue Jays' Janssen (back) has rehab halted

    ESPN.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    The rehabilitation assignment for Toronto Blue Jays closer Casey Janssen has been halted because of lingering tightness in his lower back.
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  • Twins Use Wild Rally Past Blue Jays for Sweep

    Twins Use Wild Rally Past Blue Jays for Sweep

    nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    With the Minnesota Twins well into a truly wild rally, Jason Kubel and Chris Colabello shared a joke as they waited for their turn to bat.
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  • Masahiro Tanaka And His Splitter Are Not Fucking Around

    Masahiro Tanaka And His Splitter Are Not Fucking Around

    deadspin.com Apr 17 (6 days ago)
    In the third start of his major-league career, Masahiro Tanaka struck out 10 Cubs in eight innings. In each of his two previous starts, he pitched seven innings, striking out eight batters against the Blue Jays and 10 batters against the Orioles. That's…
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  • A's claim righty Walden off waivers from Blue Jays

    A's claim righty Walden off waivers from Blue Jays

    MLB.com Apr 16 (7 days ago)
    The A's on Wednesday claimed right-hander Marcus Walden off waivers from the Blue Jays, then optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento.
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  • Spring Storm Cancels Twins-Blue Jays Game

    Spring Storm Cancels Twins-Blue Jays Game

    nytimes.com Apr 16 (7 days ago)
    The Minnesota Twins' game against the Toronto Blue Jays has been postponed because of expected wintry weather.
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  • Bautista, Lawrie Lift Blue Jays Over Twins 9-3

    Bautista, Lawrie Lift Blue Jays Over Twins 9-3

    nytimes.com Apr 16
    Jose Bautista had three hits and an RBI, and Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam in the ninth inning to help the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 9-3 on Tuesday night.
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  • Jays place 2B Izturis on DL, option C Kratz

    Jays place 2B Izturis on DL, option C Kratz

    ESPN.com Apr 13
    The Toronto Blue Jays have placed second baseman Maicer Izturis on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left knee and optioned catcher Erik Kratz to Triple-A Buffalo.
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  • Jays' 17 hits back Buehrle in rout of Orioles

    Jays' 17 hits back Buehrle in rout of Orioles

    Mark Buehrle allowed one run over seven innings to win his third straight start, and the Toronto Blue Jays hit three home runs and had a season-high 17 hits in an 11-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
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  • Dustin McGowan earns first MLB win since 2008

    Dustin McGowan earns first MLB win since 2008

    If you look up the word perseverance in the dictionary, you won't find a picture of Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Dustin McGowan. But maybe you should, because his long road back to the win column in MLB has been nearly six years (and four surgeries) i…
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  • Reyes feels good running, inches closer to rehab trip

    Reyes feels good running, inches closer to rehab trip

    MLB.com Apr 11
    Jose Reyes, who ran some Friday and fared well, appears to be moving closer to a rehab assignment and a return to the Blue Jays' lineup. Reyes has been out since the team's Opening Day loss in Tampa Bay on March 31 due to a left hamstring injury.
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  • Video - Murphy's Three-Run Double Sparks Indians 00:34

    Murphy's Three-Run Double Sparks Indians

    Apr 20
    David Murphy hit a bases-clearing double in the sixth inning and John Axford got out of a jam in the ninth to lead the Indians to a 6-4 win over the Blue Jays.
  • Video - Blue Jays Capitalize On Indians' Miscues 00:35

    Blue Jays Capitalize On Indians' Miscues

    Apr 19
    Dioner Navarro drove in three runs to help the Blue Jays blank the Indians 5-0.
  • Video - Blue Jays Edge Indians 00:51

    Blue Jays Edge Indians

    Apr 18
    Edwin Encarnacion's RBI single in the seventh lifted the Blue Jays to a 3-2 win over the Indians.
  • Video - Twins Hammer Dickey, Blue Jays 00:37

    Twins Hammer Dickey, Blue Jays

    Apr 17
    Josmil Pinto highlighted a five-run fifth inning to lead the Twins to a 7-0 win over the Blue Jays.

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